Leviticus 22:28

“And whether it be cow or ewe, ye shall not kill it and her young both in one day.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And whether it be cowe or ewe, ye shall not kill it, and her yong, both in one day.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But, {whether} it is an ox or a sheep, you shall not kill {both} it and its young in one day.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And whether it be cow or ewe, ye shall not kill it and its young both in one day.
- American Standard Version (1901)

A cow or a sheep may not be put to death with its young on the same day.
- Basic English Bible

A cow, or sheep -- it and its young shall ye not slaughter in one day.
- Darby Bible

And whether it is cow, or ewe, ye shall not kill it and her young both in one day.
- Webster's Bible

Whether it is a cow or ewe, you shall not kill it and its young both in one day.
- World English Bible

but an ox or sheep -- it and its young one, ye do not slaughter in one day.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And whether it be cow or ewe, ye shall not kill it and its young both in one day.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Leviticus 22:28


22:28 In one day - Because it favoured of cruelty.


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