Leviticus 11:39

“And if any beast, of which ye may eat, die; he that toucheth the carcase thereof shall be unclean until the even.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And if any beast of which ye may eat, die, he that toucheth the carkasse thereof, shall be vncleane vntill the Euen.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'Also if one of the animals dies which you have for food, the one who touches its carcass becomes unclean until evening.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And if any beast, of which ye may eat, die; he that toucheth the carcass thereof shall be unclean until the even.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And if any beast which may be used for food comes to a natural death, anyone touching its dead body will be unclean till evening.
- Basic English Bible

And if any beast which is to you for food die, he that toucheth the carcase thereof shall be unclean until the even.
- Darby Bible

And if any beast, of which ye may eat, shall die; he that toucheth its carcass shall be unclean until the evening.
- Webster's Bible

'If any animal, of which you may eat, dies; he who touches its carcass shall be unclean until the evening.
- World English Bible

`And when any of the beasts which are to you for food dieth, he who is coming against its carcase is unclean till the evening;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And if any beast, of which ye may eat, die, he that toucheth the carcass thereof shall be unclean until the even.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 11:39


11:39 If any beast die - Either of itself, or being killed by some wild beast, in which cases the blood was not poured forth, as it was when they were killed by men either for food or sacrifice.


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