Leviticus 15:18

“The woman also with whom man shall lie with seed of copulation, they shall both bathe themselves in water, and be unclean until the even.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Leviticus 15:18

The woman also with whom man shall lie with seed of copulation, they shall both bath themselues in water, and be vncleane vntill the Euen.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'If a man lies with a woman {so that} there is a seminal emission, they shall both bathe in water and be unclean until evening.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The woman also with whom a man shall lie with seed of copulation, they shall both bathe themselves in water, and be unclean until the even.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And if a man has sex relations with a woman and his seed goes out from him, the two of them will have to be bathed in water and will be unclean till evening.
- Basic English Bible

And a woman with whom a man lieth with seed of copulation -- they shall bathe in water, and be unclean until the even.
- Darby Bible

The woman also with whom man shall lie with seed of copulation, they shall both bathe themselves in water, and be unclean until the evening.
- Webster's Bible

If a man lies with a woman and there is an emission of semen, they shall both bathe themselves in water, and be unclean until the evening.
- World English Bible

`And a woman with whom a man lieth with seed of copulation, they also have bathed with water, and been unclean till the evening.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The woman also with whom a man shall lie carnally, they shall both bathe themselves in water, and be unclean until the even.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Leviticus 15:18

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 15:18


15:18 A man - Or, The man, that had such an issue, which is plainly to be understood out of the whole context. For though in some special cases relating to the worship of God, men were to forbear the use of the marriage - bed, yet to affirm that the use of it in other cases did generally defile the persons, and make them unclean till even, is contrary to the whole current of scripture, which affirms the marriage - bed to be undefiled, #Heb 13:4|, to the practice of the Jews, which is a good comment upon their own laws, and to the light of nature and reason.


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