Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 bestow that money on whatsoever thy soul lusteth after: on oxen, sheep, wine and good drink, and on whatsoever thy soul desireth, and eat there before the LORD thy God and be merry: both thou, and thine household, 27 and the Levite that is in thy city. See thou forsake not the Levite, for he hath neither part nor inheritance with thee. 28 At the end of three years, thou shalt bring forth all the tithes of thine increase the same year and lay it up within thine own city,



Cross References

Numbers 18:20

And the LORD spake unto Aaron, "Thou shalt have none inheritance in their land, nor part among them. For I am thy part and thy inheritance among the children of Israel.

Deuteronomy 14:29

and the Levite shall come because he hath neither part nor inheritance with thee, and the stranger and the fatherless and the widow which are within thy city, and shall eat and fill themselves: that the LORD thy God may bless thee in all the works of thine hand which thou doest.

Deuteronomy 12:12

And ye shall rejoice before the LORD your God, both ye, your sons and your daughters, your servants and your maids and the Levite that is within your gates for he hath neither part nor inheritance with you.

Deuteronomy 12:18-19

but thou must eat them before the LORD thy God, in the place which the LORD thy God hath chosen: both thou, thy son and thy daughter, thy servant and thy maid and the Levite that is within thy gates: and thou shalt rejoice before the LORD thy God, in all that thou puttest thine hand to.

Deuteronomy 18:1-2

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

Galatians 6:6

Let him that is taught in the word, minister unto him that teacheth him in all good things.

1 Timothy 5:17

The elders that rule well are worthy of double honour, most specially they which labour in the word and in teaching.

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