Exodus 21:20

"If a man strikes his servant or his maid with a rod, and he dies under his hand, he shall surely be punished.

Alternate Versions of Exodus 21-20

A Conservative Version: Exodus 21:20
And if a man smites his servant, or his maid, with a rod, and he dies under his hand, he shall surely be punished.

American Standard Version: Exodus 21:20
And if a man smite his servant, or his maid, with a rod, and he die under his hand; he shall surely be punished.

Bible in Basic English: Exodus 21:20
If a man gives his man-servant or his woman-servant blows with a rod, causing death, he is certainly to undergo punishment.

Darby English Bible: Exodus 21:20
And if a man strike his bondman or his handmaid with a staff, and he die under his hand, he shall certainly be avenged.

King James Version: Exodus 21:20
And if a man smite his servant, or his maid, with a rod, and he die under his hand; he shall be surely punished.

King James Version (UK): Exodus 21:20
And if a man strike his servant, or his maid, with a rod, and he die under his hand; he shall be surely punished.

Webster's: Exodus 21:20
And if a man shall smite his servant, or his maid, with a rod, and he shall die under his hand; he shall be surely punished.

Youngs Literal Translation: Exodus 21:20
`And when a man smiteth his man-servant or his handmaid, with a rod, and he hath died under his hand -- he is certainly avenged;

Verses Related to Exodus 21-20

Genesis 4:15
Yahweh said to him, "Therefore whoever slays Cain, vengeance will be taken on him sevenfold." Yahweh appointed a sign for Cain, lest any finding him should strike him.

Genesis 4:24
If Cain will be avenged seven times, Truly Lamech seventy-seven times."

Genesis 9:6
Whoever sheds man's blood, by man will his blood be shed, for in the image of God made he man.

Leviticus 24:17
"'He who strikes any man mortally shall surely be put to death.

Numbers 35:19
The avenger of blood shall himself put the murderer to death: when he meets him, he shall put him to death.

Deuteronomy 19:21
Your eyes shall not pity; life [shall go] for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.

Proverbs 10:13
Wisdom is found on the lips of him who has discernment, But a rod is for the back of him who is void of understanding.