Deuteronomy 25:3

Forty stripes he may give him, he shall not exceed; lest, if he should exceed, and beat him above these with many stripes, then your brother should seem vile to you.

Alternate Versions of Deuteronomy 25-3

A Conservative Version: Deuteronomy 25:3
He may give him forty stripes. He shall not exceed, lest, if he should exceed, and beat him above these with many stripes, then thy brother should seem debased to thee.

American Standard Version: Deuteronomy 25:3
Forty stripes he may give him, he shall not exceed; lest, if he should exceed, and beat him above these with many stripes, then thy brother should seem vile unto thee.

Bible in Basic English: Deuteronomy 25:3
He may be given forty blows, not more; for if more are given, your brother may be shamed before you.

Darby English Bible: Deuteronomy 25:3
With forty [stripes] shall they beat him; they shall not exceed, lest, if they continue to beat him with many stripes above these, thy brother become despicable in thine eyes.

King James Version: Deuteronomy 25:3
Forty stripes he may give him, and not exceed: lest, if he should exceed, and beat him above these with many stripes, then thy brother should seem vile unto thee.

King James Version (UK): Deuteronomy 25:3
Forty stripes he may give him, and not exceed lest, if he should exceed, and beat him above these with many stripes, then your brother should seem vile unto you.

Webster's: Deuteronomy 25:3
Forty stripes he may give him, and not exceed: lest if he should exceed, and beat him above these with many stripes, then thy brother should seem vile to thee.

Youngs Literal Translation: Deuteronomy 25:3
forty `times' he doth smite him -- he is not adding, lest, he is adding to smite him above these -- many stripes, and thy brother is lightly esteemed in thine eyes.

Verses Related to Deuteronomy 25-3

Job 18:3
Why are we counted as animals, Which have become unclean in your sight?

Luke 15:30
But when this, your son, came, who has devoured your living with prostitutes, you killed the fattened calf for him.'

2 Corinthians 11:24
Five times from the Jews I received forty stripes minus one.