Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

You love all words that devour, O deceitful tongue.

King James Version

Thou lovest all devouring words, O thou deceitful tongue.

Holman Bible

You love any words that destroy,
you treacherous tongue!

International Standard Version

You love all words that destroy, you deceitful tongue!

A Conservative Version

Thou love all devouring words, O thou deceitful tongue.

American Standard Version

Thou lovest all devouring words, thou deceitful tongue.

Amplified

You love all destroying and devouring words, O deceitful tongue.

Bible in Basic English

Destruction is in all your words, O false tongue.

Darby Translation

Thou hast loved all devouring words, O deceitful tongue!

Julia Smith Translation

Thou lovedst all words of destruction, a tongue of deceit

King James 2000

You love all devouring words, O you deceitful tongue.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You love all devouring words, O deceitful tongue,

Modern King James verseion

You love all devouring words, O deceitful tongue.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou lovest to speak all words that may do hurt, O thou false tongue.

NET Bible

You love to use all the words that destroy, and the tongue that deceives.

New Heart English Bible

You love all devouring words, you deceitful tongue.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou lovest all devouring words, O deceitful tongue!

Webster

Thou lovest all devouring words, O thou deceitful tongue.

World English Bible

You love all devouring words, you deceitful tongue.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thou hast loved all devouring words, O thou deceitful tongue.

References

Fausets

Context Readings

God Judges The Proud

3 Thou dost love evil more than good; and lying rather than to speak righteousness. Selah. 4 You love all words that devour, O deceitful tongue. 5 God shall likewise cast thee down for ever; he shall cut thee off and pluck thee out of thy dwelling place and root thee out of the land of the living. Selah.


Cross References

1 Samuel 22:18-19

Then the king said to Doeg, Turn thou and fall upon the priests. And Doeg, the Edomite, turned and he fell upon the priests and slew on that day eighty-five men that wore a linen ephod.

Psalm 120:3

What shall be given unto thee? or what shall be done unto thee, thou false tongue?

James 3:6-9

And the tongue is a fire, a world of iniquity: so is the tongue among our members, that it defiles the whole body and sets on fire the course of our nature; and it is set on fire of hell.

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