Leviticus 21:9

“And the daughter of any priest, if she profane herself by playing the whore, she profaneth her father: she shall be burnt with fire.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Leviticus 21:9

And the daughter of any Priest, if she profane her selfe, by playing the whore, she profaneth her father: shee shall be burnt with fire.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'Also the daughter of any priest, if she profanes herself by harlotry, she profanes her father; she shall be burned with fire.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the daughter of any priest, if she profane herself by playing the harlot, she profaneth her father: she shall be burnt with fire.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And if the daughter of a priest makes herself common and by her loose behaviour puts shame on her father, let her be burned with fire.
- Basic English Bible

And the daughter of any priest, if she profane herself by playing the whore, she profaneth her father: she shall be burned with fire.
- Darby Bible

And the daughter of any priest, if she shall profane herself by lewdness, she profaneth her father: she shall be burnt with fire.
- Webster's Bible

'The daughter of any priest, if she profanes herself by playing the prostitute, she profanes her father: she shall be burned with fire.
- World English Bible

`And a daughter of any priest when she polluteth herself by going a-whoring -- her father she is polluting; with fire she is burnt.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the daughter of any priest, if she profane herself by playing the harlot, she profaneth her father: she shall be burnt with fire.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Leviticus 21:9

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 21:9


21:9 And the daughter - And by analogy his son also, and his wife, because the reason of the law here added, concerns all. And nothing is more common than to name one kind for the rest of the same nature, as also is done #Lev 18:6|. She profaneth her father - Exposeth his person and office, and consequently religion, to contempt.


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