“(As it is written in the law of the Lord, Every male that openeth the womb shall be called holy to the Lord;)”
King James Version (KJV)
2:23 #Exo 13:2|.
Lu 2:23 Every male . . . shall be called holy to the Lord. That is, devoted to the Lord. See Ex 13:12. All the first-born were to be presented to the Lord and redeemed by an offering (Nu 18:15).