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Like a sparrow in its flitting, like a swallow in its flying, So a curse without cause does not alight.
American Standard Version
As the sparrow in her wandering, as the swallow in her flying, So the curse that is causeless alighteth not.
Berean Study Bible
Like a fluttering sparrow or darting swallow, an undeserved curse does not come to rest.
As a bird flying to other places, and a sparrow going here or there: so a curse uttered without cause shall come upon a man.
English Revised Version
As the sparrow in her wandering, as the swallow in her flying, so the curse that is causeless lighteth not.
King James Bible
As the bird by wandering, as the swallow by flying, so the curse causeless shall not come.
World English Bible
Like a fluttering sparrow, like a darting swallow, so the undeserved curse doesn't come to rest.
Young's Literal Translation
As a bird by wandering, as a swallow by flying, So reviling without cause doth not come.
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