Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

Whoso is vilifying his father and his mother, Extinguished is his lamp in blackness of darkness.

New American Standard Bible

He who curses his father or his mother,
His lamp will go out in time of darkness.

King James Version

Whoso curseth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in obscure darkness.

Holman Bible

Whoever curses his father or mother
his lamp will go out in deep darkness.

International Standard Version

Whoever curses his father or mother, his lamp will be extinguished in the deepest darkness.

A Conservative Version

He who curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in blackness of darkness.

American Standard Version

Whoso curseth his father or his mother, His lamp shall be put out in blackness of darkness.

Amplified

Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in complete darkness.

Bible in Basic English

If anyone puts a curse on his father or his mother, his light will be put out in the blackest night.

Darby Translation

Whoso curseth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in the blackest darkness.

Julia Smith Translation

He cursing his father and his mother, his lamp shall go out in the midst of darkness.

King James 2000

Whosoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in utter darkness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He who curses his father and his mother, his lamp will be extinguished {in the midst of darkness}.

Modern King James verseion

Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in deep darkness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Whoso curseth his father and mother, his light shall be put out in the midst of darkness.

NET Bible

The one who curses his father and his mother, his lamp will be extinguished in the blackest darkness.

New Heart English Bible

Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in blackness of darkness.

The Emphasized Bible

Whoso revileth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in deep darkness.

Webster

Whoever curseth his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in obscure darkness.

World English Bible

Whoever curses his father or his mother, his lamp shall be put out in blackness of darkness.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
or his mother
אם 
'em 
Usage: 220

נרה נר ניר נר ניר 
Niyr 
Usage: 48

דּעך 
Da`ak 
Usage: 9

in obscure
אישׁון 
'iyshown 
Usage: 5

References

Context Readings

Foolproof Instructions

19 A revealer of secret counsels is the busybody, And for a deceiver with his lips make not thyself surety. 20 Whoso is vilifying his father and his mother, Extinguished is his lamp in blackness of darkness. 21 An inheritance gotten wrongly at first, Even its latter end is not blessed.



Cross References

Exodus 21:17

'And he who is reviling his father or his mother is certainly put to death.

Proverbs 30:11

A generation is, that lightly esteemeth their father, And their mother doth not bless.

Leviticus 20:9

For any man who revileth his father and his mother is certainly put to death; his father and his mother he hath reviled: his blood is on him.

Proverbs 13:9

The light of the righteous rejoiceth, And the lamp of the wicked is extinguished.

Proverbs 24:20

For there is not a posterity to the evil, The lamp of the wicked is extinguished.

Proverbs 30:17

An eye that mocketh at a father, And despiseth to obey a mother, Dig it out do ravens of the valley, And eat it do young eagles.

Matthew 15:4

for God did command, saying, Honour thy father and mother; and, He who is speaking evil of father or mother -- let him die the death;

Exodus 20:12

'Honour thy father and thy mother, so that thy days are prolonged on the ground which Jehovah thy God is giving to thee.

Deuteronomy 27:16

Cursed is He who is making light of his father and his mother, -- and all the people have said, Amen.

Job 18:5-6

Also, the light of the wicked is extinguished. And there doth not shine a spark of his fire.

Job 18:18

They thrust him from light unto darkness, And from the habitable earth cast him out.

Matthew 22:13

'Then said the king to the ministrants, Having bound his feet and hands, take him up and cast forth to the outer darkness, there shall be the weeping and the gnashing of the teeth;

Matthew 25:8

and the foolish said to the prudent, Give us of your oil, because our lamps are going out;

Mark 7:10-13

for Moses said, Honour thy father and thy mother; and, He who is speaking evil of father or mother -- let him die the death;

Jude 1:13

wild waves of a sea, foaming out their own shames; stars going astray, to whom the gloom of the darkness to the age hath been kept.

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