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Deuteronomy 15:3

    Deuteronomy 15:3 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Of a foreigner thou mayest exact it again: but that which is thine with thy brother thine hand shall release;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Of a foreigner you may exact it again: but that which is your with your brother your hand shall release;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Of a foreigner thou mayest exact it: but whatsoever of thine is with thy brother thy hand shall release.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    A man of another nation may be forced to make payment of his debt, but if your brother has anything of yours, let it go;

    Webster's Revision

    Of a foreigner thou mayest exact it: but whatsoever of thine is with thy brother thy hand shall release.

    World English Bible

    Of a foreigner you may exact it: but whatever of your is with your brother your hand shall release.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Of a foreigner thou mayest exact it: but whatsoever of thine is with thy brother thine hand shall release.

    Barnes' Notes on Deuteronomy 15:3

    The foreigner would not be bound by the restriction of the sabbatical year, and therefore would have no claim to its special remissions and privileges. He could earn his usual income in the seventh as in other years, and therefore is not exonerated from liability to discharge a debt anymore in the one than the others.