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Proverbs 1:14

    Proverbs 1:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Cast in thy lot among us; let us all have one purse:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Cast in your lot among us; let us all have one purse:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Thou shalt cast thy lot among us; We will all have one purse:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Take your chance with us, and we will all have one money-bag:

    Webster's Revision

    Thou shalt cast thy lot among us; We will all have one purse:

    World English Bible

    You shall cast your lot among us. We'll all have one purse."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Thou shalt cast thy lot among us; we will all have one purse:

    Definitions for Proverbs 1:14

    Cast - Worn-out; old; cast-off.
    Let - To hinder or obstruct.
    Lot - Portion; destiny; fate.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 1:14

    Cast in thy lot - Be a frater conjuratus, a sworn brother, and thou shalt have an equal share of all the spoil.

    Common sense must teach us that the words here used are such as must be spoken when a gang of cutthroats, pickpockets, etc., are associated together.