render unto Caesar

Rate this phrase:(0.00 / 0 votes)
To give to one's state or government, especially in the form of a tax payment.

Etymology:

  • From the Holy Bible : Then he said to them, “Render therefore unto Caesar the things which are Caesar's; and unto God the things that are God's.”
71 Views

[S]he . . . made a note to suggest that her client ease some of the last quarter's profits into tax-free bonds. Render unto Caesar, sure, she thought, but not one damn penny more than necessary.

Submitted on July 10, 2018

Translation

Find a translation for the render unto Caesar phrase in other languages:

सीज़र को प्रस्तुत करना

Reddat tibi caesar

సీజర్ వరకు ఇవ్వండి

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Nearby phrases

Some more phrases from our dictionary similar to render unto Caesar

How to pronounce this phrase?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

Discuss this render unto Caesar phrase with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this render unto Caesar definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "render unto Caesar." Phrases.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 19 Oct. 2020. <https://www.phrases.com/phrase/render-unto-caesar_26382>.

    We need you!

    Help us build the largest human-edited phrases collection on the web!

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.