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And there came to him the Pharisees tempting him, saying: Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?
King James
The Pharisees also came unto him, tempting him, and saying unto him, Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife for every cause?
Louis Second
Les pharisiens l'abordèrent, et dirent, pour l'éprouver: Est-il permis à un homme de répudier sa femme pour un motif quelconque
Martin Luther
Da traten zu ihm die Pharisäer, versuchten ihn und sprachen zu ihm: Ist's auch recht, daß sich ein Mann scheide von seinem Weibe um irgendeine Ursache?
et accesserunt ad eum Pharisaei temptantes eum et dicentes si licet homini dimittere uxorem suam quacumque ex causa

Matthew Henry's Concise Commentary

si : if.
licet : granted that, although / it is allowed, one may or can.
licet : imper v., it is right, just.
licet : (as conj.) granted that, although.
ex : (= e ) (prep. + abl.) out of, from within, from / on account of.
causa : cause /reason, motive, pretext /interest.
causa : case at law, case, law-suit /situation, condition.
causa : (in the abl.) on account of, for the sake of.