Deuteronomy 22:16

“And the damsel's father shall say unto the elders, I gave my daughter unto this man to wife, and he hateth her;”

King James Version (KJV)

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And the damosels father shall say vnto the Elders, I gaue my daughter vnto this man to wife, & he hateth her:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"The girl's father shall say to the elders, 'I gave my daughter to this man for a wife, but he turned against her;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and the damsel's father shall say unto the elders, I gave my daughter unto this man to wife, and he hateth her;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And let the girl's father say to the responsible men, I gave my daughter to this man for his wife, but he has no love for her;
- Basic English Bible

and the damsel's father shall say unto the elders, I gave my daughter unto this man as wife, and he hates her;
- Darby Bible

And the damsel's father shall say to the elders, I gave my daughter to this man for a wife, and he hateth her,
- Webster's Bible

and the young lady's father shall tell the elders, "I gave my daughter to this man to wife, and he hates her;
- World English Bible

and the father of the damsel hath said unto the elders, My daughter I have given to this man for a wife, and he doth hate her;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the damsel's father shall say unto the elders: 'I gave my daughter unto this man to wife, and he hateth her;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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