Leviticus 20:15

“And if a man lie with a beast, he shall surely be put to death: and ye shall slay the beast.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And if a man lie with a beast, he shall surely be put to death: and ye shall slay the beast.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'If {there is} a man who lies with an animal, he shall surely be put to death; you shall also kill the animal.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And if a man lie with a beast, he shall surely be put to death: and ye shall slay the beast.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And if a man has sex relations with a beast, let him be put to death, and let the beast be put to destruction.
- Basic English Bible

And if a man lie with a beast for copulation, he shall certainly be put to death; and ye shall kill the beast.
- Darby Bible

And if a man shall lie with a beast, he shall surely be put to death: and ye shall slay the beast.
- Webster's Bible

'If a man lies with an animal, he shall surely be put to death; and you shall kill the animal.
- World English Bible

`And a man who giveth his lying with a beast is certainly put to death, and the beast ye do slay.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And if a man lie with a beast, he shall surely be put to death; and ye shall slay the beast.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 20:15


20:15 Slay the beast - Partly for the prevention of monstrous births, partly to blot out the memory of so loathsome a crime.


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