Luke 14:29

Lest haply, after he hath laid the foundation, and is not able to finish it, all that behold it begin to mock him,

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Lest haply after hee hath laide the foundation, and is not able to finish it, all that behold it, begin to mock him,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Otherwise, when he has laid a foundation and is not able to finish, all who observe it begin to ridicule him,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Lest haply, when he hath laid a foundation, and is not able to finish, all that behold begin to mock him,
- American Standard Version (1901)

For fear that if he makes a start and is not able to go on with it to the end, all who see it will be laughing at him,
- Basic English Bible

in order that, having laid the foundation of it, and not being able to finish it, all who see it do not begin to mock at him,
- Darby Bible

Lest perhaps after he hath laid the foundation, and is not able to finish it, all that behold it begin to mock him,
- Webster's Bible

lest perhaps, when he has laid the foundation and is unable to finish, all who see it shall begin to jeer at him,
- Weymouth Bible

Or perhaps, when he has laid a foundation, and is not able to finish, everyone who sees begins to mock him,
- World English Bible

Lest aftir that he hath set the foundement, and mowe not perfourme, alle that seen, bigynnen to scorne hym, and seie, For this man bigan to bilde,
- Wycliffe Bible

lest that he having laid a foundation, and not being able to finish, all who are beholding may begin to mock him,
- Youngs Literal Bible

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