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Proverbs 20:16

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American Standard Version

Proverbs 20:16 Take his garment that is surety for a stranger; And hold him in pledge [that is surety] for foreigners.

Basic English

Proverbs 20:16 Take a man's clothing if he makes himself responsible for a strange man, and get an undertaking from him who gives his word for strange men.

Darby Version

Proverbs 20:16 Take his garment that is become surety [for] another, and hold him in pledge for strangers.

Douay-Rheims

Proverbs 20:16 Take away the garment of him that is surety for a stranger, and take a pledge from him for strangers.

King James Version

Proverbs 20:16 Take his garment that is surety for a stranger: and take a pledge of him for a strange woman.

World English Bible

Proverbs 20:16 Take the garment of one who puts up collateral for a stranger; and hold him in pledge for a wayward woman.

Webster's Bible

Proverbs 20:16 Take his garment that is surety for a stranger: and take a pledge of him for a strange woman.

Young's Literal Translation

Proverbs 20:16 Take his garment when a stranger hath been surety, And for strangers pledge it.

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