Parallel Verses

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But whosoever commits adultery with a woman has a fault in his heart; he that does it corrupts his own soul.

New American Standard Bible

The one who commits adultery with a woman is lacking sense; He who would destroy himself does it.

King James Version

But whoso committeth adultery with a woman lacketh understanding: he that doeth it destroyeth his own soul.

Holman Bible

The one who commits adultery lacks sense;
whoever does so destroys himself.

International Standard Version

Whoever commits adultery with a woman is out of his mind; by doing so he corrupts his own soul.

A Conservative Version

He who commits adultery with a woman is void of understanding. He who would destroy his own soul does it.

American Standard Version

He that committeth adultery with a woman is void of understanding: He doeth it who would destroy his own soul.

Amplified

But whoever commits adultery with a woman lacks heart and understanding (moral principle and prudence); he who does it is destroying his own life.

Bible in Basic English

He who takes another man's wife is without all sense: he who does it is the cause of destruction to his soul.

Darby Translation

Whoso committeth adultery with a woman is void of understanding: he that doeth it destroyeth his own soul.

Julia Smith Translation

He committing adultery with a woman lacked a heart: destroying his soul he will do it.

King James 2000

But whosoever commits adultery with a woman lacks understanding: he that does it destroys his own soul.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He who commits adultery [with] a woman lacks {sense}, he destroys himself who does it.

Modern King James verseion

Whoever commits adultery with a woman lacks understanding; he who does it destroys his own soul.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But whoso committeth adultery with a woman, he is a fool: and destroyeth his own soul.

NET Bible

A man who commits adultery with a woman lacks wisdom, whoever does it destroys his own life.

New Heart English Bible

He who commits adultery with a woman is void of understanding. He who does it destroys his own soul.

The Emphasized Bible

He that committeth adultery with a woman, lacketh sense, A destroyer of his own life, is he that doeth it;

Webster

But whoever committeth adultery with a woman lacketh understanding: he that doeth it destroyeth his own soul.

World English Bible

He who commits adultery with a woman is void of understanding. He who does it destroys his own soul.

Youngs Literal Translation

He who committeth adultery with a woman lacketh heart, He is destroying his soul who doth it.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
with a woman
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

חסר 
Chacer 
Usage: 18

שׁחת 
Shachath 
Usage: 146

Context Readings

Warning Against Relations With A Married Woman

31 and once he is taken, he shall restore sevenfold; he shall give all the substance of his house. 32 But whosoever commits adultery with a woman has a fault in his heart; he that does it corrupts his own soul. 33 A wound and dishonour shall he get, and his reproach shall never be wiped away.


Cross References

Proverbs 7:7

and beheld among the simple ones, I discerned among the youths, a young man void of understanding,

Proverbs 7:22-23

He went after her straightway, as an ox goes to the slaughter or as a fool to the correction of the stocks,

Hebrews 13:4

Let marriage be honourable in all and the bed undefiled; but the fornicators and adulterers God will judge.

Genesis 39:9-10

there is none greater in this house than I; neither has he kept back anything from me but thee because thou art his wife; how then can I do this great wickedness and sin against God?

Genesis 41:39

And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, Forasmuch as God has showed thee all this, there is none so discreet and wise as thou art.

Exodus 20:14

Thou shalt not commit adultery.

Proverbs 2:18-19

Therefore her house inclines unto death, and her paths unto the dead.

Proverbs 5:22-23

His own iniquities shall take hold of the wicked, and he shall be imprisoned with the cords of his sins.

Proverbs 8:36

But he that sins against me wrongs his own soul; all those that hate me love death.

Proverbs 9:4

whosoever is simple, let him turn in here; as for those that lack understanding, , she saith unto him,

Proverbs 9:16-18

Whosoever is simple, let him turn in here; and as for him that lacks understanding, she saith unto him:

Ecclesiastes 7:25-26

I applied my heart to know and to search and to seek out wisdom and the reason of things, and to know the wickedness of folly and the madness of error;

Jeremiah 5:8

They were as fed horses in the morning; each one neighed after his neighbour's wife.

Jeremiah 5:21

Hear now this, O foolish people and without heart, who have eyes and do not see; who have ears, and do not hear:

Ezekiel 18:31

Cast away from you all your iniquities by which ye have rebelled, and make yourselves a new heart and a new spirit; for why will ye die, O house of Israel?

Hosea 4:11-12

Whoredom and wine and new wine take away the heart.

Hosea 13:9

O Israel, thou hast caused thyself to become lost, but in me is thine help.

Romans 1:22-24

Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools

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