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Deuteronomy 17:17

17 Neither ashall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart turn not away: neither shall he greatly multiply to himself silver and gold.

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Deuteronomy 17:17 — The New International Version (NIV)

17 He must not take many wives, or his heart will be led astray. He must not accumulate large amounts of silver and gold.

Deuteronomy 17:17 — English Standard Version (ESV)

17 And he shall not acquire many wives for himself, lest his heart turn away, nor shall he acquire for himself excessive silver and gold.

Deuteronomy 17:17 — New Living Translation (NLT)

17 The king must not take many wives for himself, because they will turn his heart away from the Lord. And he must not accumulate large amounts of wealth in silver and gold for himself.

Deuteronomy 17:17 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

17 Neither shall he multiply wives for himself, lest his heart turn away; nor shall he greatly multiply silver and gold for himself.

Deuteronomy 17:17 — New Century Version (NCV)

17 The king must not have many wives, or his heart will be led away from God. He must not have too much silver and gold.

Deuteronomy 17:17 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

17 Neither shall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart turn not away: neither shall he greatly multiply to himself silver and gold.

Deuteronomy 17:17 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

17 Neither shall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart turn not away; neither shall he greatly multiply to himself silver and gold.

Deuteronomy 17:17 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

17 The king must never have a large number of wives, or he will turn away ⸤from God⸥. And he must never own a lot of gold and silver. 

Deuteronomy 17:17 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

17 He must not acquire many wives for himself so that his heart won’t go astray. He must not acquire very large amounts of silver and gold for himself.

Deuteronomy 17:17 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

17 And he must not acquire many wives for himself, or else his heart will turn away; also silver and gold he must not acquire in great quantity for himself.

Deuteronomy 17:17 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

17 And he must not acquire many wives for himself, so that his heart would turn aside; and he must not accumulate silver and gold for himself excessively.

Deuteronomy 17:17 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

17 The king must not have a lot of wives. If he does, he will be led down the wrong path. He must not store up large amounts of silver and gold.

Deuteronomy 17:17 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

17 “He shall not multiply wives for himself, or else his heart will turn away; nor shall he greatly increase silver and gold for himself.