Psalms 31:18

“Let the lying lips be put to silence; which speak grievous things proudly and contemptuously against the righteous.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Let the lying lippes be put to silence: which speake grieuous things proudly and contemptuously against the righteous.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Let the lying lips be mute, Which speak arrogantly against the righteous With pride and contempt.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Let the lying lips be dumb, Which speak against the righteous insolently, With pride and contempt.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let the false lips be shut, which say evil against the upright, looking down on him in their pride.
- Basic English Bible

Let the lying lips become dumb, which speak insolently against the righteous in pride and contempt.
- Darby Bible

Let the lying lips be put to silence; which speak grievous things proudly and contemptuously against the righteous.
- Webster's Bible

Let the lying lips be mute, which speak against the righteous insolently, with pride and contempt.
- World English Bible

Let lips of falsehood become dumb, That are speaking against the righteous, Ancient sayings, in pride and contempt.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(31:19) Let the lying lips be dumb, which speak arrogantly against the righteous, with pride and contempt.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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