Deuteronomy 16:9

“Seven weeks shalt thou number unto thee: begin to number the seven weeks from such time as thou beginnest to put the sickle to the corn.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Seuen weekes shalt thou number vnto thee: beginne to number the seuen weekes, from such time as thou beginnest to put the sickle to the corne.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You shall count seven weeks for yourself; you shall begin to count seven weeks from the time you begin to put the sickle to the standing grain.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Seven weeks shalt thou number unto thee: from the time thou beginnest to put the sickle to the standing grain shalt thou begin to number seven weeks.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let seven weeks be numbered from the first day when the grain is cut.
- Basic English Bible

Seven weeks shalt thou count: from the beginning of putting the sickle into the corn shalt thou begin to count seven weeks.
- Darby Bible

Seven weeks shalt thou number to thee: begin to number the seven weeks from the time when thou beginnest to put the sickle to the corn.
- Webster's Bible

You shall count for yourselves seven weeks: from the time you begin to put the sickle to the standing grain you shall begin to number seven weeks.
- World English Bible

`Seven weeks thou dost number to thee; from the beginning of the sickle among the standing corn thou dost begin to number seven weeks,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Seven weeks shalt thou number unto thee; from the time the sickle is first put to the standing corn shalt thou begin to number seven weeks.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Deuteronomy 16:9


16:9 To put the sickle - That is, to reap thy corn, thy barley, when the first - fruits were offered.


Discussion for Deuteronomy 16:9

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