Proverbs 22:28
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New International Version
Do not move an ancient boundary stone set up by your ancestors.

New Living Translation
Don't cheat your neighbor by moving the ancient boundary markers set up by previous generations.

English Standard Version
Do not move the ancient landmark that your fathers have set.

New American Standard Bible
Do not move the ancient boundary Which your fathers have set.

King James Bible
Remove not the ancient landmark, which thy fathers have set.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Don't move an ancient boundary marker that your fathers set up.

International Standard Version
Don't remove an ancient boundary stone that was set up by your ancestors.

NET Bible
Do not move an ancient boundary stone which was put in place by your ancestors.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Do not remove the border which your fathers have made from old times.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Do not move an ancient boundary marker that your ancestors set in place.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Remove not the ancient landmark, Which thy fathers have set.

New American Standard 1977
Do not move the ancient boundary
            Which your fathers have set.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Remove not the ancient landmark, which thy fathers have set.

King James 2000 Bible
Remove not the ancient landmark, which your fathers have set.

American King James Version
Remove not the ancient landmark, which your fathers have set.

American Standard Version
Remove not the ancient landmark, Which thy fathers have set.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Pass not beyond the ancient bounds which thy fathers have set.

Darby Bible Translation
Remove not the ancient landmark which thy fathers have set.

English Revised Version
Remove not the ancient landmark, which thy fathers have set.

Webster's Bible Translation
Remove not the ancient landmark, which thy fathers have set.

World English Bible
Don't move the ancient boundary stone, which your fathers have set up.

Young's Literal Translation
Remove not a border of olden times, That thy fathers have made.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
22:26,27. Every man ought to be just to himself, and his family; those are not so, who, by folly or other carelessness, waste what they have. 28. We are taught not to trespass on another man's right. And it is hard to find a truly industrious man. Such a man will rise. Seest thou a man diligent in the business of religion? He is likely to excel. Let us then be diligent in God's work.
Study Bible
A Good Name More Desirable than Riches
27If you have nothing with which to pay, Why should he take your bed from under you? 28Do not move the ancient boundary Which your fathers have set. 29Do you see a man skilled in his work? He will stand before kings; He will not stand before obscure men.…
Cross References
Deuteronomy 19:14
"You shall not move your neighbor's boundary mark, which the ancestors have set, in your inheritance which you will inherit in the land that the LORD your God gives you to possess.

Deuteronomy 27:17
'Cursed is he who moves his neighbor's boundary mark.' And all the people shall say, 'Amen.'

Job 24:2
"Some remove the landmarks; They seize and devour flocks.

Proverbs 23:10
Do not move the ancient boundary Or go into the fields of the fatherless,
Treasury of Scripture

Remove not the ancient landmark, which your fathers have set.

remove

Proverbs 23:10 Remove not the old landmark; and enter not into the fields of the fatherless:

Deuteronomy 19:14 You shall not remove your neighbor's landmark, which they of old …

Deuteronomy 27:17 Cursed be he that removes his neighbor's landmark. And all the people …

Job 24:2 Some remove the landmarks; they violently take away flocks, and feed thereof.

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