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Deuteronomy 4:17

    Deuteronomy 4:17 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The likeness of any beast that is on the earth, the likeness of any winged fowl that flieth in the air,

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The likeness of any beast that is on the earth, the likeness of any winged fowl that flies in the air,

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    the likeness of any beast that is on the earth, the likeness of any winged bird that flieth in the heavens,

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Or any beast of the earth, or winged bird of the air,

    Webster's Revision

    the likeness of any beast that is on the earth, the likeness of any winged bird that flieth in the heavens,

    World English Bible

    the likeness of any animal that is on the earth, the likeness of any winged bird that flies in the sky,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    the likeness of any beast that is on the earth, the likeness of any winged fowl that flieth in the heaven,

    Clarke's Commentary on Deuteronomy 4:17

    The likeness of any beast, etc. - Such as the Egyptian god Apis, who was worshipped under the form of a white bull; the ibis and hawk, among the fowls, had also Divine honors paid to them; serpents and the crocodile among reptiles; besides monkeys, dogs, cats, the scarabaeus, leeks, and onions! See this explained at large, Exodus 20:4 (note).