Exodus 21:24
New International Version
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

New Living Translation
an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth, a hand for a hand, a foot for a foot,

English Standard Version
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Berean Study Bible
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

New American Standard Bible
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

King James Bible
Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Christian Standard Bible
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Contemporary English Version
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Good News Translation
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

International Standard Version
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

NET Bible
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

New Heart English Bible
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth, a hand for a hand, a foot for a foot,

JPS Tanakh 1917
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

New American Standard 1977
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Jubilee Bible 2000
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

King James 2000 Bible
Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

American King James Version
Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

American Standard Version
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Brenton Septuagint Translation
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Douay-Rheims Bible
Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Darby Bible Translation
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

English Revised Version
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Webster's Bible Translation
Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

World English Bible
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Young's Literal Translation
eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,
Study Bible
Personal Injury Laws
23But if a serious injury results, then you must require a life for a life— 24eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot, 25burn for burn, wound for wound, and stripe for stripe.…
Cross References
Matthew 5:38
You have heard that it was said, 'Eye for eye and tooth for tooth.'

Exodus 21:25
burn for burn, wound for wound, and stripe for stripe.

Leviticus 24:20
fracture for fracture, eye for eye, tooth for tooth. Just as he injured the other person, the same must be inflicted on him.

Deuteronomy 19:21
You must show no pity: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, and foot for foot.

Treasury of Scripture

Eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot,

Exodus 21:26,27
And if a man smite the eye of his servant, or the eye of his maid, that it perish; he shall let him go free for his eye's sake…

Leviticus 24:19,20
And if a man cause a blemish in his neighbour; as he hath done, so shall it be done to him; …

Deuteronomy 19:21
And thine eye shall not pity; but life shall go for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.







Lexicon
eye
עַ֚יִן (‘a·yin)
Noun - common singular
Strong's Hebrew 5869: An eye, a fountain

for
תַּ֣חַת (ta·ḥaṯ)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 8478: The bottom, below, in lieu of

eye,
עַ֔יִן (‘a·yin)
Noun - common singular
Strong's Hebrew 5869: An eye, a fountain

tooth
שֵׁ֖ן (šên)
Noun - common singular
Strong's Hebrew 8127: A tooth, ivory, a cliff

for
תַּ֣חַת (ta·ḥaṯ)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 8478: The bottom, below, in lieu of

tooth,
שֵׁ֑ן (šên)
Noun - common singular
Strong's Hebrew 8127: A tooth, ivory, a cliff

hand
יָ֚ד (yāḏ)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3027: A hand

for
תַּ֣חַת (ta·ḥaṯ)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 8478: The bottom, below, in lieu of

hand,
יָ֔ד (yāḏ)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3027: A hand

foot
רֶ֖גֶל (re·ḡel)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7272: A foot, a step, the pudenda

for
תַּ֥חַת (ta·ḥaṯ)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 8478: The bottom, below, in lieu of

foot,
רָֽגֶל׃ (rā·ḡel)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7272: A foot, a step, the pudenda
21:22-36 The cases here mentioned give rules of justice then, and still in use, for deciding similar matters. We are taught by these laws, that we must be very careful to do no wrong, either directly or indirectly. If we have done wrong, we must be very willing to make it good, and be desirous that nobody may lose by us.
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