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Proverbs 20:16 English Standard Version (ESV)

16 Take a man's garment when he has put up security for a stranger,
    and hold it in pledge when he puts up security for foreigners.[a]

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  1. Proverbs 20:16 Or for an adulteress (compare 27:13)
English Standard Version (ESV)

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Proverbs 20:16 Amplified Bible (AMP)

16 
[The judge tells the creditor], “Take the clothes of one who is surety for a stranger;
And hold him in pledge [when he guarantees a loan] for foreigners.”

Amplified Bible (AMP)

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Proverbs 20:16 New International Version (NIV)

16 Take the garment of one who puts up security for a stranger;
    hold it in pledge if it is done for an outsider.

New International Version (NIV)

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