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Deuteronomy 21:20

    Deuteronomy 21:20 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And they shall say unto the elders of his city, This our son is stubborn and rebellious, he will not obey our voice; he is a glutton, and a drunkard.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And they shall say to the elders of his city, This our son is stubborn and rebellious, he will not obey our voice; he is a glutton, and a drunkard.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and they shall say unto the elders of his city, This our son is stubborn and rebellious, he will not obey our voice; he is a glutton, and a drunkard.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And say to them, This son of ours is hard-hearted and uncontrolled, he will not give attention to us; he gives himself up to pleasure and strong drink.

    Webster's Revision

    and they shall say unto the elders of his city, This our son is stubborn and rebellious, he will not obey our voice; he is a glutton, and a drunkard.

    World English Bible

    and they shall tell the elders of his city, "This our son is stubborn and rebellious, he will not obey our voice; he is a glutton, and a drunkard."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and they shall say unto the elders of his city, This our son is stubborn and rebellious, he will not obey our voice; he is a riotous liver, and a drunkard.

    Wesley's Notes on Deuteronomy 21:20

    21:20 A glutton and a drunkard - Under which two offences others of a like or worse nature are comprehended.