"Do not ill-treat an alien or oppress him, for you were aliens in Egypt.
"You shall not wrong a stranger or oppress him, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt.
"Do not oppress foreigners in any way. Remember, you yourselves were once foreigners in the land of Egypt.
"Don't abuse or take advantage of strangers; you, remember, were once strangers in Egypt.
Do no wrong to a man from a strange country, and do not be hard on him; for you yourselves were living in a strange country, in the land of Egypt.
You shall not wrong or oppress a resident alien, for you were aliens in the land of Egypt.
"You shall neither mistreat a stranger nor oppress him, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt.
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1 tn Or “oppress.”
2 tn Or “alien,” both here and in 23:9. This individual is a resident foreigner; he lives in the land but, aside from provisions such as this, might easily be without legal rights.