Leviticus 11:5

“And the coney, because he cheweth the cud, but divideth not the hoof; he is unclean unto you.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the conie, because he cheweth the cud, but diuideth not the hoofe, he is vncleane vnto you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'Likewise, the shaphan, for though it chews cud, it does not divide the hoof, it is unclean to you;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the coney, because he cheweth the cud but parteth not the hoof, he is unclean unto you.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the rock-badger, for the same reason, is unclean to you.
- Basic English Bible

and the rock-badger, for it cheweth the cud, but hath not cloven hoofs -- it shall be unclean unto you;
- Darby Bible

And the coney, because he cheweth the cud, but divideth not the hoof; he is unclean to you.
- Webster's Bible

The coney, because he chews the cud but doesn't have a parted hoof, he is unclean to you.
- World English Bible

and the rabbit, though it is bringing up the cud, yet the hoof it divideth not -- unclean it [is] to you;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the rock-badger, because he cheweth the cud but parteth not the hoof, he is unclean unto you.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 11:5


11:5 As for the names of the following creatures, seeing the Jews themselves are uncertain and divided about them, it seems improper to trouble the unlearned readers with disputes about them.


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