Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

Only, be sure that thou eat not the blood; for the blood is the life, and thou mayest not eat the life with the flesh;

New American Standard Bible

Only be sure not to eat the blood, for the blood is the life, and you shall not eat the life with the flesh.

King James Version

Only be sure that thou eat not the blood: for the blood is the life; and thou mayest not eat the life with the flesh.

Holman Bible

But don’t eat the blood, since the blood is the life, and you must not eat the life with the meat.

International Standard Version

Only be sure to refrain from eating blood, because blood is the source of life and you must not consume blood with the meat.

A Conservative Version

Only be sure that thou not eat the blood. For the blood is the life, and thou shall not eat the life with the flesh.

American Standard Version

Only be sure that thou eat not the blood: for the blood is the life; and thou shalt not eat the life with the flesh.

Amplified

Only be sure that you do not eat the blood, for the blood is the life (soul), and you shall not eat the life with the meat.

Bible in Basic English

But see that you do not take the blood for food; for the blood is the life; and you may not make use of the life as food with the flesh.

Julia Smith Translation

Only be striving not to eat the blood, for the blood it is the soul; and thou. shalt not eat the soul with the flesh.

King James 2000

Only be sure that you eat not the blood: for the blood is the life; and you may not eat the life with the flesh.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Only, be sure not to eat the blood, because the blood is the life, and you shall not eat the life with the meat.

Modern King James verseion

Only be sure that you do not eat the blood. For the blood is the life. And you may not eat the life with the flesh.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But be strong that thou eat not the blood. For the blood, that is the life: and thou mayest not eat the life with the flesh:

NET Bible

However, by no means eat the blood, for the blood is life itself -- you must not eat the life with the meat!

New Heart English Bible

Only be sure that you do not eat the blood: for the blood is the life; and you shall not eat the life with the flesh.

The Emphasized Bible

Howbeit firmly refrain from eating the blood; for the blood, is the life, - therefore must thou not eat the life with the flesh.

Webster

Only be sure that thou eat not the blood: for the blood is the life; and thou mayest not eat the life with the flesh.

World English Bible

Only be sure that you don't eat the blood: for the blood is the life; and you shall not eat the life with the flesh.

Youngs Literal Translation

Only, be sure not to eat the blood, for the blood is the life, and thou dost not eat the life with the flesh;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
that thou eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

not the blood
דּם 
Dam 
Usage: 359

for the blood
דּם 
Dam 
Usage: 359

is the life
נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

and thou mayest not eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

the life
נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

References

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Easton

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Detailed Stipulations: Purity And Unity

22 Even as the gazelle and the hart is eaten, so thou shalt eat them: the unclean and the clean alike may eat of them. 23 Only, be sure that thou eat not the blood; for the blood is the life, and thou mayest not eat the life with the flesh; 24 thou shalt not eat it; thou shalt pour it upon the earth as water:



Cross References

Leviticus 17:11

for the soul of the flesh is in the blood; and I have given it to you upon the altar to make atonement for your souls, for it is the blood that maketh atonement for the soul.

Genesis 9:4

Only, the flesh with its life, its blood, ye shall not eat.

Leviticus 17:13-14

And every one of the children of Israel, and of the strangers who sojourn among them, that catcheth in the hunt a beast or fowl that may be eaten, he shall pour out the blood thereof, and cover it with earth;

Leviticus 3:16-17

and the priest shall burn them on the altar: it is the food of the offering by fire for a sweet odour. All the fat shall be Jehovah's.

Deuteronomy 12:16

Only, ye shall not eat the blood; ye shall pour it upon the earth as water.

Matthew 20:28

as indeed the Son of man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life a ransom for many.

Revelation 5:9

And they sing a new song, saying, Thou art worthy to take the book, and to open its seals; because thou hast been slain, and hast redeemed to God, by thy blood, out of every tribe, and tongue, and people, and nation,

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