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Deuteronomy 27:16

    Deuteronomy 27:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Cursed be he that sets light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Cursed is he who does not give honour to his father or mother. And let all the people say, So be it.

    Webster's Revision

    Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

    World English Bible

    'Cursed is he who sets light by his father or his mother.' All the people shall say, 'Amen.'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Cursed be he that setteth light by his father or his mother. And all the people shall say, Amen.

    Definitions for Deuteronomy 27:16

    Amen - Dependable; faithful; certain.

    Clarke's Commentary on Deuteronomy 27:16

    Setteth light by his father or his mother - See the note on Exodus 20:12.

    Wesley's Notes on Deuteronomy 27:16

    27:16 Light - Or, despiseth in his heart: or reproacheth or curseth, secretly: for if the fact was notorious, it was punished with death.