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Proverbs 23:10

    Proverbs 23:10 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Remove not the old landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Remove not the old landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Remove not the ancient landmark; And enter not into the fields of the fatherless:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Do not let the landmark of the widow be moved, and do not go into the fields of those who have no father;

    Webster's Revision

    Remove not the ancient landmark; And enter not into the fields of the fatherless:

    World English Bible

    Don't move the ancient boundary stone. Don't encroach on the fields of the fatherless:

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Remove not the ancient landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless:

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 23:10

    Remove not the old landmark - See Proverbs 22:28 (note).

    Enter not into the fields of the fatherless - Take nothing that belongs to an orphan. The heaviest curse of God will fall upon them that do so.

    Wesley's Notes on Proverbs 23:10

    23:10 Enter not - To possess their lands.