Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And the Levite that is within your gates; you shall not forsake him; for he has no part nor inheritance with you.

New American Standard Bible

"Also you shall not neglect the Levite who is in your town, for he has no portion or inheritance among you.

King James Version

And the Levite that is within thy gates; thou shalt not forsake him; for he hath no part nor inheritance with thee.

Holman Bible

Do not neglect the Levite within your gates, since he has no portion or inheritance among you.

International Standard Version

"But you must not forget the descendant of Levi in your town because there is no tribal allotment for him as there is for you.

A Conservative Version

And the Levite who is within thy gates, thou shall not forsake him, for he has no portion nor inheritance with thee.

American Standard Version

And the Levite that is within thy gates, thou shalt not forsake him; for he hath no portion nor inheritance with thee.

Amplified

And you shall not forsake or neglect the Levite [God's minister] in your towns, for he has been given no share or inheritance with you.

Bible in Basic English

And give a thought to the Levite who is living among you, for he has no part or heritage in the land.

Darby Translation

And thou shalt not forsake the Levite that is within thy gates; for he hath no portion nor inheritance with thee.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And thou shalt not forsake the Levite that dwells within thy gates, for he has no part nor inheritance with thee.

Julia Smith Translation

And the Levite that is in thy gates thou shalt not forsake him; for to him no portion and inheritance with thee.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And [as to] the Levite who [is] in your {towns}, you shall not neglect him, because there is not a plot of ground for him and an inheritance [along] with you.

Modern King James verseion

and the Levite within your gates, you shall not forsake him, for he has no part nor inheritance with you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and the Levite that is in thy city. See thou forsake not the Levite, for he hath neither part nor inheritance with thee.

NET Bible

As for the Levites in your villages, you must not ignore them, for they have no allotment or inheritance along with you.

New Heart English Bible

The Levite who is within your gates, you shall not forsake him; for he has no portion nor inheritance with you.

The Emphasized Bible

and, the Levite who is within thy gates, thou shalt not forsake him, - for he hath neither portion nor inheritance with thee.

Webster

And the Levite that is within thy gates, thou shalt not forsake him; for he hath no part nor inheritance with thee.

World English Bible

The Levite who is within your gates, you shall not forsake him; for he has no portion nor inheritance with you.

Youngs Literal Translation

As to the Levite who is within thy gates, thou dost not forsake him, for he hath no portion and inheritance with thee.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the Levite
לוי לויּי 
Leviyiy 
Usage: 283

שׁער 
Sha`ar 
Usage: 374

thou shalt not forsake
עזב 
`azab 
Usage: 28

him for he hath no part
חלק 
Cheleq 
Usage: 67

נחלה 
Nachalah 
Usage: 222

References

American

Fausets

Morish

Context Readings

A Tenth For The Lord

26 And you shall bestow that money for whatsoever your soul desires, for oxen, or for sheep, or for wine, or for strong drink, or for whatsoever your soul desires: and you shall eat there before the LORD your God, and you shall rejoice, you, and your household, 27 And the Levite that is within your gates; you shall not forsake him; for he has no part nor inheritance with you. 28 At the end of three years you shall bring forth all the tithe of your increase the same year, and shall lay it up within your gates:



Cross References

Numbers 18:20

And the LORD spoke unto Aaron, You shall have no inheritance in their land, neither shall you have any part among them: I am your part and your inheritance among the children of Israel.

Deuteronomy 14:29

And the Levite, (because he has no part nor inheritance with you,) and the stranger, and the fatherless, and the widow, who are within your gates, shall come, and shall eat and be satisfied; that the LORD your God may bless you in all the work of your hand which you do.

Deuteronomy 12:12

And you shall rejoice before the LORD your God, you, and your sons, and your daughters, and your menservants, and your maidservants, and the Levite that is within your gates; forasmuch as he has no part nor inheritance with you.

Deuteronomy 12:18-19

But you must eat them before the LORD your God in the place which the LORD your God shall choose, you, and your son, and your daughter, and your manservant, and your maidservant, and the Levite that is within your gates: and you shall rejoice before the LORD your God in all that you put your hands unto.

Deuteronomy 18:1-2

The priests the Levites, and all the tribe of Levi, shall have no part nor inheritance with Israel: they shall eat the offerings of the LORD made by fire, as his inheritance.

Galatians 6:6

Let him that is taught in the word share with him that teaches in all good things.

1 Timothy 5:17

Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honor, especially they who labor in the word and doctrine.

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