Deuteronomy 17:17

Neither shall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart not turn away: neither shall he greatly multiply to himself silver and gold.

Alternate Versions of Deuteronomy 17-17

A Conservative Version: Deuteronomy 17:17
Neither shall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart turn not away. Neither shall he greatly multiply to himself silver and gold.

American Standard Version: Deuteronomy 17:17
Neither shall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart turn not away: neither shall he greatly multiply to himself silver and gold.

Bible in Basic English: Deuteronomy 17:17
And he is not to have a great number of wives, for fear that his heart may be turned away; or great wealth of silver and gold.

Darby English Bible: Deuteronomy 17:17
Neither shall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart turn not away; neither shall he greatly multiply to himself silver and gold.

King James Version: Deuteronomy 17:17
Neither shall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart turn not away: neither shall he greatly multiply to himself silver and gold.

King James Version (UK): Deuteronomy 17:17
Neither shall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart turn not away neither shall he greatly multiply to himself silver and gold.

Webster's: Deuteronomy 17:17
Neither shall he multiply wives to himself, that his heart may turn not away: neither shall he greatly accumulate to himself silver and gold.

Youngs Literal Translation: Deuteronomy 17:17
And he doth not multiply to himself wives, and his heart doth not turn aside, and silver and gold he doth not multiply to himself -- exceedingly.

Verses Related to Deuteronomy 17-17

Genesis 2:24
Therefore a man will leave his father and his mother, and will join with his wife, and they will be one flesh.

1 Kings 10:21
All king Solomon's drinking vessels were of gold, and all the vessels of the house of the forest of Lebanon were of pure gold: none were of silver; it was nothing accounted of in the days of Solomon.

1 Kings 11:3
He had seven hundred wives, princesses, and three hundred concubines; and his wives turned away his heart.

Nehemiah 13:26
Did not Solomon king of Israel sin by these things? yet among many nations was there no king like him, and he was beloved of his God, and God made him king over all Israel: nevertheless even him did foreign women cause to sin.

Job 31:24
"If I have made gold my hope, And have said to the fine gold, 'You are my confidence;'

Job 31:28
This also would be an iniquity to be punished by the judges; For I should have denied the God who is above.

Psalms 62:10
Don't trust in oppression. Don't become vain in robbery. If riches increase, Don't set your heart on them.