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Deuteronomy 27:24

    Deuteronomy 27:24 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Cursed be he that smiteth his neighbour secretly. And all the people shall say, Amen.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Cursed be he that smites his neighbor secretly. And all the people shall say, Amen.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Cursed be he that smiteth his neighbor in secret. And all the people shall say, Amen.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Cursed is he who takes his neighbour's life secretly. And let all the people say, So be it.

    Webster's Revision

    Cursed be he that smiteth his neighbor in secret. And all the people shall say, Amen.

    World English Bible

    'Cursed is he who strikes his neighbor in secret.' All the people shall say, 'Amen.'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Cursed be he that smiteth his neighbour in secret. And all the people shall say, Amen.

    Definitions for Deuteronomy 27:24

    Amen - Dependable; faithful; certain.

    Wesley's Notes on Deuteronomy 27:24

    27:24 Smiteth - That is, killeth. This includes murder under colour of law, which is of all others the greatest affront to God. Cursed therefore is he that any ways contributes to accuse, or convict, or condemn an innocent person.