Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

A false witness who utters lies, And one who spreads strife among brothers.

King James Version

A false witness that speaketh lies, and he that soweth discord among brethren.

Holman Bible

a lying witness who gives false testimony, and one who stirs up trouble among brothers.

International Standard Version

a false witness snorting lies, and someone sowing quarrels between brothers.

A Conservative Version

a FALSE witness who utters lies, and he who sows discord among brothers.

American Standard Version

A false witness that uttereth lies, And he that soweth discord among brethren.

Amplified

A false witness who breathes out lies [even under oath], and he who sows discord among his brethren.

Bible in Basic English

A false witness, breathing out untrue words, and one who lets loose violent acts among brothers.

Darby Translation

a false witness that uttereth lies, and he that soweth discords among brethren.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

a false witness that speaks lies, and he that sows discord among brethren.

Julia Smith Translation

A witness of falsehood, breathing out lies, and sending strife between brethren.

King James 2000

A false witness that speaks lies, and he that sows discord among brethren.

Lexham Expanded Bible

a false witness who breathes lies and sends out discord between brothers.

Modern King James verseion

a false witness who speaks lies, and he who causes fighting among brothers.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

a false witness that bringeth up lies, and such one as soweth discord among brethren.

NET Bible

a false witness who pours out lies, and a person who spreads discord among family members.

New Heart English Bible

a false witness who utters lies, and he who sows discord among brothers.

The Emphasized Bible

One that uttereth lies - a false witness, and one sending forth strifes between brethren.

Webster

A false witness that speaketh lies, and him that soweth discord among brethren.

World English Bible

a false witness who utters lies, and he who sows discord among brothers.

Youngs Literal Translation

A false witness who doth breathe out lies -- And one sending forth contentions between brethren.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
A false
שׁקר 
Sheqer 
Usage: 113

עד 
`ed 
Usage: 69

פּוּח 
Puwach 
Usage: 14

כּזב 
Kazab 
Usage: 30

and he that soweth
שׁלח 
Shalach 
send , go , forth , send away , lay , send out , put , put away , cast out , stretch out , cast , set , put out , depart , soweth , loose ,
Usage: 848

מדן 
M@dan 
Usage: 2

Context Readings

What Yahweh Hates

18 A heart that devises wicked plans, Feet that run rapidly to evil, 19 A false witness who utters lies, And one who spreads strife among brothers. 20 My son, observe the commandment of your father And do not forsake the teaching of your mother;


Cross References

Psalm 27:12

Do not deliver me over to the desire of my adversaries, For false witnesses have risen against me, And such as breathe out violence.

Proverbs 6:14

Who with perversity in his heart continually devises evil, Who spreads strife.

Proverbs 12:17

He who speaks truth tells what is right, But a false witness, deceit.

Proverbs 19:5

A false witness will not go unpunished, And he who tells lies will not escape.

Proverbs 19:9

A false witness will not go unpunished, And he who tells lies will perish.

Exodus 20:16

"You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.

Exodus 23:1

"You shall not bear a false report; do not join your hand with a wicked man to be a malicious witness.

Deuteronomy 19:16-20

"If a malicious witness rises up against a man to accuse him of wrongdoing,

1 Kings 21:10-15

and seat two worthless men before him, and let them testify against him, saying, 'You cursed God and the king ' Then take him out and stone him to death."

Psalm 35:11

Malicious witnesses rise up; They ask me of things that I do not know.

Proverbs 16:28

A perverse man spreads strife, And a slanderer separates intimate friends.

Proverbs 22:10

Drive out the scoffer, and contention will go out, Even strife and dishonor will cease.

Proverbs 25:18

Like a club and a sword and a sharp arrow Is a man who bears false witness against his neighbor.

Proverbs 26:20

For lack of wood the fire goes out, And where there is no whisperer, contention quiets down.

Matthew 15:19

"For out of the heart come evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornications, thefts, false witness, slanders.

Matthew 26:59

Now the chief priests and the whole Council kept trying to obtain false testimony against Jesus, so that they might put Him to death.

Acts 6:13

They put forward false witnesses who said, "This man incessantly speaks against this holy place and the Law;

2 Timothy 2:23

But refuse foolish and ignorant speculations, knowing that they produce quarrels.

James 3:14-16

But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish ambition in your heart, do not be arrogant and so lie against the truth.

James 3:18

And the seed whose fruit is righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.

3 John 1:9-10

I wrote something to the church; but Diotrephes, who loves to be first among them, does not accept what we say.



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