Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

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

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 words that devour,
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.

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 lovest ungraciousness more than good, to talk of lies more than righteousness. Selah. 4 Thou lovest to speak all words that may do hurt, O thou false tongue. 5 Therefore shall God destroy thee forever; he shall take thee, and pluck thee out of thy dwelling, and root thee out of the land of the living. Selah.


Cross References

1 Samuel 22:18-19

Then said the king to Doeg, "Turn thou and smite the priests." And Doeg the Edomite turned and ran upon the priests, and slew that same day four score and five persons that did wear each man a linen ephod.

Psalm 120:3

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

James 3:6-9

and the tongue is fire, and a world of wickedness. So is the tongue set among our members, that it defileth the whole body, and setteth afire all that we have of nature, and is itself set afire, even of hell.

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