New American Standard Bible
'You shall do no wrong in judgment, in measurement of weight, or capacity.
King James Bible
Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judgment, in meteyard, in weight, or in measure.
Darby Bible Translation
Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judgment, in measure of length, in weight, and in measure of capacity:
World English Bible
"'You shall do no unrighteousness in judgment, in measures of length, of weight, or of quantity.
Young's Literal Translation
'Ye do not do perversity in judgment, in mete-yard, in weight, or in liquid measure;
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
The ephah is here taken as the standard of dry measure, and the bin (see Exodus 29:40 note) as the standard of liquid measure. Of the two very different estimates of the capacities of these measures, the more probable is that the ephah did not hold quite four gallons and a half, and the hin not quite six pints. The log was a twelfth part of the hin Leviticus 14:10.
The remarkable change which we have noticed in the views of Jewish authorities, from contempt to almost affectation of manual labour, could certainly not have been arbitrary. But as we fail to discover here any religious motive, we can only account for it on the score of altered political and social circumstances. So long as the people were, at least nominally, independent, and in possession of their own land, constant engagement in a trade would probably mark an inferior social stage, and imply …
Alfred Edersheim—Sketches of Jewish Social Life
List of Abbreviations Used in Reference to Rabbinic Writings Quoted in this Work.
The Eclipse and Rediscovery of the Old Testament
Eligius, Bishop of Noyon.
"You shall not have in your bag differing weights, a large and a small.
1 Chronicles 23:29
and with the showbread, and the fine flour for a grain offering, and unleavened wafers, or what is baked in the pan or what is well-mixed, and all measures of volume and size.
A false balance is an abomination to the LORD, But a just weight is His delight.
"You shall have just balances, a just ephah and a just bath.
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