Leviticus 22:8

“That which dieth of itself, or is torn with beasts, he shall not eat to defile himself therewith: I am the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

That which dieth of it selfe, or is torne with beasts, hee shall not eate to defile himselfe therewith: I am the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'He shall not eat {an animal} which dies or is torn {by beasts,} becoming unclean by it; I am the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

That which dieth of itself, or is torn of beasts, he shall not eat, to defile himself therewith: I am Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

That which comes to a natural death, or is attacked by beasts, he may not take as food, for it will make him unclean: I am the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

Of a dead carcase and what is torn shall he not eat, to make himself unclean therewith: I am Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

That which dieth of itself, or is torn by beasts, he shall not eat to defile himself with it: I am the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

That which dies of itself, or is torn by animals, he shall not eat, defiling himself by it. I am Yahweh.
- World English Bible

a carcase or torn thing he doth not eat, for uncleanness thereby; I [am] Jehovah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

That which dieth of itself, or is torn of beasts, he shall not eat to defile himself therewith: I am the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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