Deuteronomy 25:14
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New International Version
Do not have two differing measures in your house--one large, one small.

New Living Translation
and you must use full and honest measures.

English Standard Version
You shall not have in your house two kinds of measures, a large and a small.

New American Standard Bible
"You shall not have in your house differing measures, a large and a small.

King James Bible
Thou shalt not have in thine house divers measures, a great and a small.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You must not have two differing dry measures in your house, a larger and a smaller.

International Standard Version
Don't have different measuring devices in your house—one large and one small.

NET Bible
You must not have in your house different measuring containers, a large and a small one.

New Heart English Bible
You shall not have in your house diverse measures, a great and a small.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Never have two kinds of measures in your house, a larger one and a smaller one.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Thou shalt not have in thy house diverse measures, a great and a small.

New American Standard 1977
“You shall not have in your house differing measures, a large and a small.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Thou shalt not have in thy house different measures, a great and a small.

King James 2000 Bible
You shall not have in your house differing measures, a great and a small.

American King James Version
You shall not have in your house divers measures, a great and a small.

American Standard Version
Thou shalt not have in thy house diverse measures, a great and a small.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Neither shall there be in thy house a greater bushel and a less.

Darby Bible Translation
Thou shalt not have in thy house divers ephahs, a great and a small.

English Revised Version
Thou shalt not have in thine house divers measures, a great and a small.

Webster's Bible Translation
Thou shalt not have in thy house divers measures, a great and a small:

World English Bible
You shall not have in your house diverse measures, a great and a small.

Young's Literal Translation
Thou hast not in thy house an ephah and an ephah, a great and a small.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
25:13-16 Dishonest gain always brings a curse on men's property, families, and souls. Happy those who judge themselves, repent of and forsake their sins, and put away evil things, that they may not be condemned of the Lord.
Study Bible
Standard Weights and Measures
13"You shall not have in your bag differing weights, a large and a small. 14"You shall not have in your house differing measures, a large and a small. 15"You shall have a full and just weight; you shall have a full and just measure, that your days may be prolonged in the land which the LORD your God gives you.…
Cross References
Deuteronomy 25:13
"You shall not have in your bag differing weights, a large and a small.

Deuteronomy 25:15
"You shall have a full and just weight; you shall have a full and just measure, that your days may be prolonged in the land which the LORD your God gives you.
Treasury of Scripture

You shall not have in your house divers measures, a great and a small.

divers measures [heb] an ephah and an ephah Aiphah waaiphah; for this was the cost common measure among the Israelites, by which all the others were made and adjusted. They are not only forbidden to use divers weights and measures, one large or heavy to buy with, and another small and light to sell with, but they were not even allowed to keep such in the house. It is observable also, that these too common but dishonest actions are branded as `an abomination to the Lord,' equally with idolatry, and other scandalous crimes.

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