Deuteronomy 17:6

NET ©

At the testimony of two or three witnesses they must be executed. They cannot be put to death on the testimony of only one witness.

NIV ©

On the testimony of two or three witnesses a man shall be put to death, but no-one shall be put to death on the testimony of only one witness.

NASB ©

"On the evidence of two witnesses or three witnesses, he who is to die shall be put to death; he shall not be put to death on the evidence of one witness.

NLT ©

But never put a person to death on the testimony of only one witness. There must always be at least two or three witnesses.

MSG ©

But only on the testimony of two or three witnesses may a person be put to death. No one may be put to death on the testimony of one witness.

BBE ©

On the word of two or three witnesses, a man may be given the punishment of death; but he is not to be put to death on the word of one witness.

NRSV ©

On the evidence of two or three witnesses the death sentence shall be executed; a person must not be put to death on the evidence of only one witness.

NKJV ©

"Whoever is deserving of death shall be put to death on the testimony of two or three witnesses; he shall not be put to death on the testimony of one witness.

KJV
At the mouth
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of two
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witnesses
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or three
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witnesses
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shall he that is worthy of death
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be put to death
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[but] at the mouth
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of one
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witness
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he shall not be put to death
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HEBREW
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tmwy
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tmh
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Myde
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hsls
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Myde
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Myns
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le (17:6)
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LXXM
epi
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PREP
dusin
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N-NUI
martusin
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N-DPM
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CONJ
epi
<1909>  
PREP
trisin
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A-DPM
martusin
<3144>  
N-DPM
apoyaneitai
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V-FMI-3S
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T-NSM
apoynhskwn
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V-PAPNS
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ADV
apoyaneitai
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V-FMI-3S
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PREP
eni
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A-DSM
marturi
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N-DSM
NET © [draft] ITL
At the testimony of two
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or
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three
<07969>
witnesses
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they must
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be executed
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. They cannot
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be put to death
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on
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the testimony
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of only one
<0259>
witness
<05707>

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.
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