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Proverbs 6:29

    Proverbs 6:29 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    So he that goeth in to his neighbour's wife; whosoever toucheth her shall not be innocent.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    So he that goes in to his neighbor's wife; whoever touches her shall not be innocent.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    So he that goeth in to his neighbor's wife; Whosoever toucheth her shall not be unpunished.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So it is with him who goes in to his neighbour's wife; he who has anything to do with her will not go free from punishment.

    Webster's Revision

    So he that goeth in to his neighbor's wife; Whosoever toucheth her shall not be unpunished.

    World English Bible

    So is he who goes in to his neighbor's wife. Whoever touches her will not be unpunished.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    So he that goeth in to his nieghbour's wife; whosoever toucheth her shall not be unpunished.

    Clarke's Commentary on Proverbs 6:29

    So he that goeth In to his neighbor's wife - As sure as he who takes fire into his bosom, or who walks upon live coals, is burnt thereby; so sure he that seduces his neighbour's wife shall be guilty. That is, he shall be punished.