|New International Version (© 2011)|
Differing weights and differing measures-- the LORD detests them both.
King James Bible
Divers weights, and divers measures, both of them are alike abomination to the LORD.
American Standard Version
Diverse weights, and diverse measures, Both of them alike are an abomination to Jehovah.
Young's Literal Translation
A stone and a stone, an ephah and an ephah, Even both of them are an abomination to Jehovah.
Proverbs 20:10 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
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.
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divers weights and measures or a stone and a stone, an ephah and an ephah
Deuteronomy 25:13 You shall not have in your bag divers weights, a great and a small.
Proverbs 20:23 Divers weights are an abomination to the LORD; and a false balance is not good.
Proverbs 11:1 A false balance is abomination to the LORD: but a just weight is his delight.
Proverbs 16:11 A just weight and balance are the LORD's: all the weights of the bag are his work.
Leviticus 19:35 You shall do no unrighteousness in judgment, in length, in weight, or in measure.
Deuteronomy 25:13-15 You shall not have in your bag divers weights, a great and a small...
Amos 8:4-7 Hear this, O you that swallow up the needy, even to make the poor of the land to fail...
Micah 6:10,11 Are there yet the treasures of wickedness in the house of the wicked, and the scant measure that is abominable...
Deuteronomy 7:25,26 The graven images of their gods shall you burn with fire: you shall not desire the silver or gold that is on them, nor take it to you...
Revelation 21:8 But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and fornicators, and sorcerers, and idolaters...
Proverbs 20:10 Parallel CommentariesAbominable Abomination Alike Detests Differing Disgusting Divers Diverse Ephah Measures Stone Unequal WeightsAbominable Abomination Alike Detests Differing Disgusting Divers Diverse Ephah Measures Stone Unequal WeightsTHE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.
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Leviticus 19:36 Use honest scales and honest weights, an honest ephah and an honest hin. I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of Egypt.
Proverbs 11:1 The LORD detests dishonest scales, but accurate weights find favor with him.
Proverbs 20:23 The LORD detests differing weights, and dishonest scales do not please him.