|New Living Translation (NLT)
||New International Version (NIV)
17 The king must not take many wives for himself, because they will lead him away from the LORD. And he must not accumulate vast amounts of wealth in silver and gold for himself."
17 He must not take many wives, or his heart will be led astray. He must not accumulate large amounts of silver and gold.
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