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New King James Version
A wicked man accepts a bribe behind the back To pervert the ways of justice.
King James Bible
A wicked man taketh a gift out of the bosom to pervert the ways of judgment.
American Standard Version
A wicked man receiveth a bribe out of the bosom, To pervert the ways of justice.
Berean Study Bible
A wicked man takes a covert bribe to subvert the course of justice.
The wicked man taketh gifts out of the bosom, that he may pervert the paths of judgment.
English Revised Version
A wicked man taketh a gift out of the bosom, to pervert the ways of judgment.
World English Bible
A wicked man receives a bribe in secret, to pervert the ways of justice.
Young's Literal Translation
A bribe from the bosom the wicked taketh, To turn aside the paths of judgment.
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