Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Don't crave his delicacies, because the meal is deceptive.

New American Standard Bible

Do not desire his delicacies,
For it is deceptive food.

King James Version

Be not desirous of his dainties: for they are deceitful meat.

Holman Bible

don’t desire his choice food,
for that food is deceptive.

American Standard Version

Be not desirous of his dainties; Seeing they are deceitful food.

Amplified


Do not desire his delicacies,
For it is deceptive food [offered to you with questionable motives].

Bible in Basic English

Have no desire for his delicate food, for it is the bread of deceit.

Darby Translation

Be not desirous of his dainties; for they are deceitful food.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou shalt not long for his dainties: and it is the bread of lies.

King James 2000

Be not desirous of his delicacies: for they are deceitful food.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Do not desire his delicacies, for it is food of deception.

Modern King James verseion

Do not desire his delicacies, for they are deceitful food.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and if thou wilt rule thy own self, be not over greedy of his meat, for meat beguileth and deceiveth.

NET Bible

Do not crave that ruler's delicacies, for that food is deceptive.

New Heart English Bible

Do not be desirous of his dainties, seeing they are deceitful food.

The Emphasized Bible

Do not crave his dainties, for, the same, are deceitful food.

Webster

Be not desirous of his dainties: for they are deceitful food.

World English Bible

Don't be desirous of his dainties, since they are deceitful food.

Youngs Literal Translation

Have no desire to his dainties, seeing it is lying food.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Be not desirous
אוה 
'avah 
Usage: 26

מטעמּה מטעם 
Mat`am 
Usage: 8

כּזב 
Kazab 
Usage: 30

References

Easton

Context Readings

Living With Your Neighbor

2 Put a knife to your own throat, if you have a big appetite. 3 Don't crave his delicacies, because the meal is deceptive. 4 Don't exhaust yourself acquiring wealth; be smart enough to stop.



Cross References

Proverbs 23:6

Don't consume food provided by a miserly person, and don't desire his delicacies,

Psalm 141:4

Don't let my heart turn toward evil or involve itself in wicked activities with men who practice iniquity. Let me not feast on their delicacies.

Daniel 1:8

Daniel determined within himself not to become defiled by the king's menu of rich foods or by the king's wine, so he requested permission from the chief officer not to defile himself.

Luke 21:34

"Constantly be on your guard so that your hearts will not be loaded down with self-indulgence, drunkenness, and the worries of this life, or that day will take you by surprise

Ephesians 4:22

Regarding your former way of life, you were taught to strip off your old nature, which is being ruined by its deceptive desires,

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