Parallel Verses

King James 2000

If you have nothing to pay, why should he take away your bed from under you?

New American Standard Bible

If you have nothing with which to pay, Why should he take your bed from under you?

King James Version

If thou hast nothing to pay, why should he take away thy bed from under thee?

Holman Bible

If you have no money to pay,
even your bed will be taken from under you.

International Standard Version

If you don't have the ability to pay, why should your very bed be taken from under you?

A Conservative Version

If thou have not wherewith to pay, why should he take away thy bed from under thee?

American Standard Version

If thou hast not wherewith to pay, Why should he take away thy bed from under thee?

Amplified

If you have nothing with which to pay, why should he take your bed from under you?

Bible in Basic English

If you have nothing with which to make payment, he will take away your bed from under you.

Darby Translation

if thou hast nothing to pay, why should he take away thy bed from under thee?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

If thou hast nothing to pay, why should they take away thy bed from under thee?

Julia Smith Translation

If not to thee to requite, why shall he take thy bed from under thee?

Lexham Expanded Bible

If there is nothing for you to pay, why will he take your bed from under you?

Modern King James verseion

If you have nothing to pay, why should he take away your bed from under you?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

for if thou hast nothing to pay, they shall take away thy bed from under thee.

NET Bible

If you do not have enough to pay, your bed will be taken right out from under you!

New Heart English Bible

If you do not have means to pay, why should he take away your bed from under you?

The Emphasized Bible

If thou hast nothing to pay, why should one take away thy bed from under thee?

Webster

If thou hast nothing to pay, why should he take away thy bed from under thee?

World English Bible

If you don't have means to pay, why should he take away your bed from under you?

Youngs Literal Translation

If thou hast nothing to pay, Why doth he take thy bed from under thee?

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
If thou hast nothing to pay
שׁלם 
Shalam 
Usage: 116

לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

משׁכּב 
Mishkab 
Usage: 46

References

Fausets

Watsons

Context Readings

Living With Your Neighbor

26 Be not one of them that gives pledges, or of them that become surety for debts. 27 If you have nothing to pay, why should he take away your bed from under you? 28 Remove not the ancient landmark, which your fathers have set.



Cross References

Proverbs 20:16

Take his garment who is surety for a stranger: and hold it as a pledge of him for an immoral woman.

Exodus 22:26-27

If you at all take your neighbor's clothing as pledge, you shall deliver it unto him by the time the sun goes down:

2 Kings 4:1

Now there cried a certain woman of the wives of the sons of the prophets unto Elisha, saying, Your servant my husband is dead; and you know that your servant did fear the LORD: and the creditor has come to take unto him my two sons to be slaves.

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