Judges 13:4

“Now therefore beware, I pray thee, and drink not wine nor strong drink, and eat not any unclean thing:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Now therefore beware I pray thee, and drinke not wine, nor strong drinke, and eat not any vncleane thing.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Now therefore, be careful not to drink wine or strong drink, nor eat any unclean thing.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now therefore beware, I pray thee, and drink no wine nor strong drink, and eat not any unclean thing:
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now then take care to have no wine or strong drink and to take no unclean thing for food;
- Basic English Bible

And now beware, I pray thee, and drink not wine nor strong drink, and eat nothing unclean.
- Darby Bible

Now therefore beware, I pray thee, and drink not wine, nor strong drink, and eat not any unclean thing:
- Webster's Bible

Now therefore please beware and drink no wine nor strong drink, and don't eat any unclean thing:
- World English Bible

And, now, take heed, I pray thee, and do not drink wine, and strong drink, and do not eat any unclean thing,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Now therefore beware, I pray thee, and drink no wine nor strong drink, and eat not any unclean thing.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Judges 13:4


13:4 Beware - Because the child was to be a Nazarite from the womb, ver.#5|, and from the conception; and because the mother's pollution extends to the child, she is enjoined from this time to observe the following rules belonging to the Nazarites. Strong drink - Under which are comprehended the other particulars mentioned, #Numb 6:2 |- 4. Nor eat - Any of those meats forbidden, #Levit 11:1 |- 47, which were forbidden to all, but especially to the Nazarites.


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