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Jeremiah 9:8 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

Their tongue is a deadly arrow;
    it speaks deceitfully;
with his mouth each speaks peace to his neighbour,
    but in his heart he plans an ambush for him.

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Jeremiah 9:8 New International Version (NIV)

Their tongue is a deadly arrow;
    it speaks deceitfully.
With their mouths they all speak cordially to their neighbors,
    but in their hearts they set traps for them.

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Psalm 5:9 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

For there is no truth in their mouth;
    their inmost self is destruction;
their throat is an open grave;
    they flatter with their tongue.

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Psalm 5:9 New International Version (NIV)

Not a word from their mouth can be trusted;
    their heart is filled with malice.
Their throat is an open grave;
    with their tongues they tell lies.

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Psalm 12:2 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

Everyone utters lies to his neighbour;
    with flattering lips and a double heart they speak.

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Psalm 12:2 New International Version (NIV)

Everyone lies to their neighbor;
    they flatter with their lips
    but harbor deception in their hearts.

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Psalm 55:21 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

21 His speech was smooth as butter,
    yet war was in his heart;
his words were softer than oil,
    yet they were drawn swords.

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Psalm 55:21 New International Version (NIV)

21 His talk is smooth as butter,
    yet war is in his heart;
his words are more soothing than oil,
    yet they are drawn swords.

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Psalm 62:4 English Standard Version Anglicised (ESVUK)

They only plan to thrust him down from his high position.
    They take pleasure in falsehood.
They bless with their mouths,
    but inwardly they curse. Selah

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Psalm 62:4 New International Version (NIV)

Surely they intend to topple me
    from my lofty place;
    they take delight in lies.
With their mouths they bless,
    but in their hearts they curse.[a]

Footnotes:

  1. Psalm 62:4 The Hebrew has Selah (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verse 8.
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