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Deuteronomy 28:39

    Deuteronomy 28:39 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Thou shalt plant vineyards, and dress them, but shalt neither drink of the wine, nor gather the grapes; for the worms shall eat them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    You shall plant vineyards, and dress them, but shall neither drink of the wine, nor gather the grapes; for the worms shall eat them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Thou shalt plant vineyards and dress them, but thou shalt neither drink of the wine, nor gather the grapes ; for the worm shall eat them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    You will put in vines and take care of them, but you will get no wine or grapes from them; for they will be food for worms.

    Webster's Revision

    Thou shalt plant vineyards and dress them, but thou shalt neither drink of the wine, nor gather the grapes ; for the worm shall eat them.

    World English Bible

    You shall plant vineyards and dress them, but you shall neither drink of the wine, nor gather [the grapes]; for the worm shall eat them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Thou shalt plant vineyards and dress them, but thou shalt neither drink of the wine, nor gather the grapes; for the worm shall eat them.

    Barnes' Notes on Deuteronomy 28:39

    Worms - i. e. the vine-weevil. Naturalists prescribed elaborate precautions against its ravages.