King James Version
If her father utterly refuse to give her unto him, he shall pay money according to the dowry of virgins.
Darby Bible Translation
If her father utterly refuse to give her unto him, he shall weigh money according to the dowry of virgins.
World English Bible
If her father utterly refuses to give her to him, he shall pay money according to the dowry of virgins.
Young's Literal Translation
if her father utterly refuse to give her to him, money he doth weigh out according to the dowry of virgins.
Exodus 22:17 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
pay: Heb. weigh
If her father utterly refuse to give her unto him, he shall pay money according to the dowry of virgins.Exodus 22:17 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryParable of the Importunate Widow.
^C Luke XVIII. 1-8. ^c 1 And he spake a parable unto them to the end that they ought always to pray, and not to faint; 2 saying, There was in a city a judge, who feared not God, and regarded not man [an utterly abandoned character]: 3 and there was a widow in that city; and she came oft unto him, saying, Avenge me of [rather, Do justice to me as to] mine adversary. [In Scripture language widowhood is symbolic of defenselessness (Ex. xxii. 22-24; Deut. x. 18; xxvii. 19; Mal. iii. 5; Mark xii. 40), …
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel
Ciii. Zacchæus. Parable of the Pounds. Journey to Jerusalem.
Epistle Xl. To Mauricius Augustus.
Jesus' Last Public Discourse. Denunciation of Scribes and Pharisees.
Circumcision, Temple Service, and Naming of Jesus.
The Development of the Earlier Old Testament Laws
The Blessing of Jacob Upon Judah. (Gen. Xlix. 8-10. )
The Eighth Commandment
And Leah said, God hath endued me with a good dowry; now will my husband dwell with me, because I have born him six sons: and she called his name Zebulun.
Ask me never so much dowry and gift, and I will give according as ye shall say unto me: but give me the damsel to wife.
1 Samuel 18:25
And Saul said, Thus shall ye say to David, The king desireth not any dowry, but an hundred foreskins of the Philistines, to be avenged of the king's enemies. But Saul thought to make David fall by the hand of the Philistines.
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