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Exodus 22:15

    Exodus 22:15 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    But if the owner thereof be with it, he shall not make it good: if it be an hired thing, it came for his hire.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    But if the owner thereof be with it, he shall not make it good: if it be an hired thing, it came for his hire.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    If the owner thereof be with it, he shall not make it good: if it be a hired thing, it came for its hire.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    If the owner is with it, he will not have to make payment: if he gave money for the use of it, the loss is covered by the payment.

    Webster's Revision

    If the owner thereof be with it, he shall not make it good: if it be a hired thing, it came for its hire.

    World English Bible

    If its owner is with it, he shall not make it good. If it is a leased thing, it came for its lease.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    If the owner thereof be with it, he shall not make it good: if it be an hired thing, it came for its hire.

    Barnes' Notes on Exodus 22:15

    It came for his hire - The sum paid for hiring was regarded as covering the risk of accident.