Genesis 9:5 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]Genesis 9:5, NIV: "And for your lifeblood I will surely demand an accounting. I will demand an accounting from every animal. And from each human being, too, I will demand an accounting for the life of another human being."
Genesis 9:5, ESV: "And for your lifeblood I will require a reckoning: from every beast I will require it and from man. From his fellow man I will require a reckoning for the life of man."
Genesis 9:5, KJV: "And surely your blood of your lives will I require; at the hand of every beast will I require it, and at the hand of man; at the hand of every man's brother will I require the life of man."
Genesis 9:5, NASB: "I certainly will require your lifeblood; from every animal I will require it. And from every person, from every man as his brother I will require the life of a person."
Genesis 9:5, NLT: "'And I will require the blood of anyone who takes another person's life. If a wild animal kills a person, it must die. And anyone who murders a fellow human must die."
Genesis 9:5, CSB: "And I will require a penalty for your lifeblood; I will require it from any animal and from any human; if someone murders a fellow human, I will require that person's life."