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Deuteronomy 16:17 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— every man shall give as he is able, according to the blessing of Jehovah thy God which he hath given thee.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Every man [shall give] as he is able, according to the blessing of the LORD thy God which he hath given thee.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “Every man shall give as he is able, according to the blessing of the LORD your God which He has given you.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Every man [shall give] as he is able, according to the blessing of the LORD thy God which he hath given thee.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— each [shall give] according to that which is in his power to give, according to the blessing of Jehovah thy God which he hath given thee.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— every man, according as his hand can give,—according to the blessing of Yahweh thy God, which he hath bestowed upon thee.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— each according to the gift of his hand, according to the blessing of Jehovah thy God, which He hath given to thee.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— But every one shall offer according to what he hath, according to the blessing of the Lord his God, which he shall give him.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Euery man shall giue as hee is able, according to the blessing of the LORD thy God, which he hath giuen thee.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— Each one according to his ability, according to the blessing of the Lord thy God which he has given thee.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Every man [shall give] as he is able, according to the blessing of Yahweh thy Elohim which he hath given thee.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Every man 376
{0376} Prime
אִישׁ
'iysh
{eesh}
Contracted for H0582 (or perhaps rather from an unused root meaning to be extant); a man as an individual or a male person; often used as an adjunct to a more definite term (and in such cases frequently not expressed in translation.).
[shall give] as he is able, 4979
{4979} Prime
מַתָּנָה
mattanah
{mat-taw-naw'}
Feminine of H4976; a present; specifically (in a good sense) a sacrificial offering, (in a bad sense) a bribe.
3027
{3027} Prime
יָד
yad
{yawd}
A primitive word; a hand (the open one (indicating power, means, direction, etc.), in distinction from H3709, the closed one); used (as noun, adverb, etc.) in a great variety of applications, both literally and figuratively, both proximate and remote.
according to the blessing 1293
{1293} Prime
בְּרָכָה
B@rakah
{ber-aw-kaw'}
From H1288; benediction; by implication prosperity.
of Yhw יָהוֶה 3068
{3068} Prime
יְהֹוָה
Y@hovah
{yeh-ho-vaw'}
From H1961; (the) self Existent or eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God.
thy lhm אֱלֹהִים 430
{0430} Prime
אֱלֹהִים
'elohiym
{el-o-heem'}
Plural of H0433; gods in the ordinary sense; but specifically used (in the plural thus, especially with the article) of the supreme God; occasionally applied by way of deference to magistrates; and sometimes as a superlative.
which x834
(0834) Complement
אֲשֶׁר
'asher
{ash-er'}
A primitive relative pronoun (of every gender and number); who, which, what, that; also (as adverb and conjunction) when, where, how, because, in order that, etc.
he hath given 5414
{5414} Prime
נָתַן
nathan
{naw-than'}
A primitive root; to give, used with great latitude of application (put, make, etc.).
z8804
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
thee.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Deuteronomy 16:13-17.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Deuteronomy 16:1-17.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Deuteronomy 16:17

Thou shalt rejoice — In God and the effects of his favour, praising him with a glad heart.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Deuteronomy 16:17

Every man [shall give] as he is (h) able, according to the blessing of the LORD thy God which he hath given thee.

(h) According to the ability that God has given him.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
as he is able:
Heb. according to the gift of his hand,
Deuteronomy 16:10 And thou shalt keep the feast of weeks unto the LORD thy God with a tribute of a freewill offering of thine hand, which thou shalt give [unto the LORD thy God], according as the LORD thy God hath blessed thee:
Leviticus 27:8 But if he be poorer than thy estimation, then he shall present himself before the priest, and the priest shall value him; according to his ability that vowed shall the priest value him.
Ezra 2:63 And the Tirshatha said unto them, that they should not eat of the most holy things, till there stood up a priest with Urim and with Thummim.
Mark 12:41-44 And Jesus sat over against the treasury, and beheld how the people cast money into the treasury: and many that were rich cast in much. ... For all [they] did cast in of their abundance; but she of her want did cast in all that she had, [even] all her living.
2 Corinthians 8:12 For if there be first a willing mind, [it is] accepted according to that a man hath, [and] not according to that he hath not.
2 Corinthians 9:6-7 But this [I say], He which soweth sparingly shall reap also sparingly; and he which soweth bountifully shall reap also bountifully. ... Every man according as he purposeth in his heart, [so let him give]; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loveth a cheerful giver.
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Lv 27:8. Dt 16:10. Ezr 2:63. Mk 12:41. 2Co 8:12; 9:6.

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