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Deuteronomy 21:10

    Deuteronomy 21:10 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    When thou goest forth to war against thine enemies, and the LORD thy God hath delivered them into thine hands, and thou hast taken them captive,

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    When you go forth to war against your enemies, and the LORD your God has delivered them into your hands, and you have taken them captive,

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    When thou goest forth to battle against thine enemies, and Jehovah thy God delivereth them into thy hands, and thou carriest them away captive,

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    When you go out to war against other nations, and the Lord your God gives them up into your hands and you take them as prisoners;

    Webster's Revision

    When thou goest forth to battle against thine enemies, and Jehovah thy God delivereth them into thy hands, and thou carriest them away captive,

    World English Bible

    When you go forth to battle against your enemies, and Yahweh your God delivers them into your hands, and you carry them away captive,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    When thou goest forth to battle against thine enemies, and the LORD thy God delivereth them into thine hands, and thou carriest them away captive,

    Barnes' Notes on Deuteronomy 21:10

    The regulations which now follow in the rest of this and throughout the next chapter bring out the sanctity of various personal rights and relations fundamental to human life and society.

    Deuteronomy 21:10-14. The war supposed here is one against the neighboring nations after Israel had utterly destroyed the Canaanites (compare Deuteronomy 7:3), and taken possession of their land.

    Wesley's Notes on Deuteronomy 21:10

    21:10 Enemies - Of other nations, but not of the Canaanites.