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Deuteronomy 25:6

    Deuteronomy 25:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And it shall be, that the firstborn which she beareth shall succeed in the name of his brother which is dead, that his name be not put out of Israel.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And it shall be, that the firstborn which she bears shall succeed in the name of his brother which is dead, that his name be not put out of Israel.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And it shall be, that the first-born that she beareth shall succeed in the name of his brother that is dead, that his name be not blotted out of Israel.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then the first male child she has will take the rights of the brother who is dead, so that his name may not come to an end in Israel.

    Webster's Revision

    And it shall be, that the first-born that she beareth shall succeed in the name of his brother that is dead, that his name be not blotted out of Israel.

    World English Bible

    It shall be, that the firstborn whom she bears shall succeed in the name of his brother who is dead, that his name not be blotted out of Israel.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And it shall be, that the firstborn which she beareth shall succeed in the name of his brother which is dead, that his name be not blotted out of Israel.

    Wesley's Notes on Deuteronomy 25:6

    25:6 That his name be not put out - That a family be not lost. So this was a provision that the number of their families might not be diminished.