Leviticus 11:38

“But if any water be put upon the seed, and any part of their carcase fall thereon, it shall be unclean unto you.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But if any water be put vpon the seed, and any part of their carkasse fall thereon, it shalbe vncleane vnto you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'Though if water is put on the seed and a part of their carcass falls on it, it is unclean to you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But if water be put upon the seed, and `aught' of their carcass fall thereon, it is unclean unto you.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But if water is put on the seed, and any part of the dead body gets on to it, it will be unclean to you.
- Basic English Bible

but if water have been put on the seed, and any part of their carcase fall thereon, it shall be unclean unto you.
- Darby Bible

But if any water shall be put upon the seed, and any part of their carcass shall fall on it, it shall be unclean to you.
- Webster's Bible

But if water is put on the seed, and part of their carcass falls on it, it is unclean to you.
- World English Bible

and when water is put on the seed, and [any] of its carcase hath fallen on it -- unclean it [is] to you.
- Youngs Literal Bible

But if water be put upon the seed, and aught of their carcass fall thereon, it is unclean unto you.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 11:38


11:38 If any water - The reason of the difference is, because wet seed doth sooner receive, and longer retain any pollution and partly because such seed was not fit to be sown presently, and therefore that necessity which justified the use of the dry seed, could not be pretended in this case.


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