Numbers 35:17

“And if he smite him with throwing a stone, wherewith he may die, and he die, he is a murderer: the murderer shall surely be put to death.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And if he smite him with throwing a stone, (wherewith hee may die) and he die, he is a murderer: the murderer shall surely be put to death.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'If he struck him down with a stone in the hand, by which he will die, and {as a result} he died, he is a murderer; the murderer shall surely be put to death.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And if he smote him with a stone in the hand, whereby a man may die, and he died, he is a murderer: the murderer shall surely be put to death.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Or if he gives him a blow with a stone in his hand, causing his death, he is a taker of life and is certainly to be put to death.
- Basic English Bible

And if he have smitten him with a stone from the hand, wherewith one may die, and he die, he is a murderer: the murderer shall certainly be put to death.
- Darby Bible

And if he shall smite him by throwing a stone, by which he may die, and he shall die, he is a murderer: the murderer shall surely be put to death.
- Webster's Bible

If he struck him with a stone in the hand, by which a man may die, and he died, he is a murderer: the murderer shall surely be put to death.
- World English Bible

`And if with a stone [in] the hand, wherewith he dieth, he hath smitten him, and he dieth, he [is] a murderer: the murderer is certainly put to death.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And if he smote him with a stone in the hand, whereby a man may die, and he died, he is a murderer; the murderer shall surely be put to death.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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