American Standard Version


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American Standard Version

n. Abbr. ASV
A revised version of the King James Bible published in the United States in 1901, incorporating renderings preferred by American scholars who had worked on the Revised Version.

American Standard Version

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(Bible) a revised version of the Authorized (King James) Version of the Bible, published by a committee of American scholars in 1901
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The NIV Study Bible, which features over 20,000 in depth notes explaining the Scripture and applications of the Scripture to daily life, and more than 100,000 cross references -- King James Version (KJV), American Standard Version (ASV), Young's Literal Translation (YLT), Darby's New Translation (DNT) and World English Bible (WEB) -- The DailyReader(TM) application along with reading plans and devotionals to help users read through the Bible in one year and reflect on that reading.
The translations that changed the wording to "You shall not murder" include the TANAKH (1962), the New American Standard Version (1971), the New International Version (1978), the New King James Version (1982), the New Revised Standard Version (1989) and the Revised English Bible (1989).

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