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Proverbs 20:10

    Proverbs 20:10 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Divers weights, and divers measures, both of them are alike abomination to the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Divers weights, and divers measures, both of them are alike abomination to the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Diverse weights, and diverse measures, Both of them alike are an abomination to Jehovah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Unequal weights and unequal measures, they are all disgusting to the Lord.

    Webster's Revision

    Diverse weights, and diverse measures, Both of them alike are an abomination to Jehovah.

    World English Bible

    Differing weights and differing measures, both of them alike are an abomination to Yahweh.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Divers weights, and divers measures, both of them alike are an abomination to the LORD.

    Definitions for Proverbs 20:10

    Divers - Different; unequal; various.
    Divers - Some ones; certain ones.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 20:10

    Divers weights and divers measures - A peise and a peise; - Old MS. Bible: from the French pois, weight. Hebrew: "A stone and a stone; an ephah and an ephah." One the standard, the other below it; one to buy with, the other to sell by.

    Barnes' Notes on Proverbs 20:10

    See Proverbs 11:1 : Here perhaps, as a companion to Proverbs 20:9, with a wider application to all judging one man by rules which we do not apply to ourselves or to another.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 20:10

    20:10 Divers - One greater for shew and one lesser for use.