Proverbs 20:10

“Divers weights, and divers measures, both of them are alike abomination to the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Diuers weights, and diuers measures, both of them are alike abomination to the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Differing weights and differing measures, Both of them are abominable to the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Diverse weights, and diverse measures, Both of them alike are an abomination to Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Unequal weights and unequal measures, they are all disgusting to the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

Divers weights, divers measures, even both of them are abomination to Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

Divers weights, and divers measures, both of them are alike abomination to the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

Differing weights and differing measures, both of them alike are an abomination to Yahweh.
- World English Bible

A stone and a stone, an ephah and an ephah, Even both of them [are] an abomination to Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Divers weights, and divers measures, both of them alike are abomination to the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Proverbs 20:10


20:10 Divers - One greater for shew and one lesser for use.


Discussion for Proverbs 20

  • Maebelle Youngblood
    Hi, Proverbs 20:21 supports our. Sunday School lesson, The Gift of Faith. Just sharing--Love, Rachel
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  • Joel
    vs. 27 - O Spirit of the Lord, be my searcher today! Open me in the hidden areas, and lovingly reveal to me your grace in forgiveness of hidden sin. Thank you for your love and care, LORD.
  • Those who gossip about your mistakes and reveals your secrets their lips are gossiping with slanders therefore don't be friends with these people.
  • Nadine nelson-hawkins
    It means that as men we need to be humble and that it's not about us, let our spirit of God represent him because if we are the light then we must shine because as a servant of the Lord it's the closet people will see of him. Our spirit should show his work.
  • Reinarudo Watanabe
    PROVERBS 2O:1 COMMENT 4 27 2015 1:15 AM Sarah, Here a references I have gather in my Bible about wine and strong drink. Prov.23:29-35 Isa. 5:11 28:7 56:10,12 Hos.4:11 Nah.1:10 Matt.24:49,50 Eph.5:18 A believer in Christ we Abstain from all appearance of evil. 1Thess.5:22. God bless, A-men.
  • Reinarudo Watanabe
    PROVERBS 20:24 COMMENTS 4 26 2015 11:58 PM This verse is a various people of moral virtues, and their counter vices. JEREMIAH 10:23 ROMANS 8:26. Thank you Lord for teach and lead us unto your path and have a salvation for our soul. A-men.

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