Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Thou wilt sit, and thou wilt speak against thy brother; against the son of thy, mother thou wilt give a stumbling-block.

New American Standard Bible

"You sit and speak against your brother; You slander your own mother's son.

King James Version

Thou sittest and speakest against thy brother; thou slanderest thine own mother's son.

Holman Bible

You sit, maligning your brother,
slandering your mother’s son.

International Standard Version

You sit and speak against your brother; you slander your own mother's son.

A Conservative Version

Thou sit and speak against thy brother; thou slander thine own mother's son.

American Standard Version

Thou sittest and speakest against thy brother; Thou slanderest thine own mother's son.

Amplified

You sit and speak against your brother; you slander your own mother's son.

Darby Translation

Thou sittest and speakest against thy brother, thou revilest thine own mother's son:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Thou didst sit and speak against thy brother; thou didst slander thine own mother's son.

King James 2000

You sit and speak against your brother; you slander your own mother's son.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You sit and speak against your brother; you slander your mother's son.

Modern King James verseion

You sit; you speak against your brother; you slander your own mother's son.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou sittest and speakest against thy brother, yea and slanderest thine own mother's son.

NET Bible

You plot against your brother; you slander your own brother.

New Heart English Bible

You sit and speak against your brother. You slander your own mother's son.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou wouldst sit down - Against thine own brother, wouldst thou speak, Against thine own mother's son, wouldst thou expose a fault: -

Webster

Thou sittest and speakest against thy brother; thou slanderest thy own mother's son.

World English Bible

You sit and speak against your brother. You slander your own mother's son.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thou sittest, against thy brother thou speakest, Against a son of thy mother givest slander.

Verse Info

Context Readings

God As Judge

19 Thou sentest thy month into evil, and thy tongue will contrive deceit 20 Thou wilt sit, and thou wilt speak against thy brother; against the son of thy, mother thou wilt give a stumbling-block. 21 These things thou didst and I was silent; thou thoughtest, being, I shall be like to thee: I will reprove thee, and I will set it in order before thine eyes.


Cross References

Matthew 10:21

And brother shall deliver up brother to death, and father child: and children shall rise up in revolt against parents, and kill them.

Leviticus 19:16

Thou shalt not go a slanderer among thy people; thou shalt not stand upon the blood of thy neighbor: I Jehovah.

Psalm 31:18

The lips of falsehood shall be mute; speaking boldly in pride and contempt.

Proverbs 10:18

He covering hatred with lips of falsehood, and he bringing forth slander, is foolish.

Matthew 5:11

Happy are ye, when they shall upbraid you, and drive you out, and say every evil word against you, lying, for my sake.

Luke 22:65

And many other things, blaspheming, they spake against him.

1 Timothy 3:11

Wives also grave, not accusers, sober, faithful in all things.

Titus 2:3

The aged women likewise, becoming holy in a serene state of mind, not accusers, not slaves to much wine, teachers of good;

Revelation 12:10

And I heard a great voice saying in heaven, Now was salvation and power, and the kingdom of our God, and the authority of his Christ for the accuser of our brethren was cast down, he accusing them before our God, day and night.

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