Parallel Verses

Amplified

“All the firstborn males among your livestock belong to Me, whether cattle or sheep.

New American Standard Bible

The first offspring from every womb belongs to Me, and all your male livestock, the first offspring from cattle and sheep.

King James Version

All that openeth the matrix is mine; and every firstling among thy cattle, whether ox or sheep, that is male.

Holman Bible

“The firstborn male from every womb belongs to Me, including all your male livestock, the firstborn of cattle or sheep.

International Standard Version

"Everything firstborn belongs to me: all the males of your herds, the firstborn of both cattle and sheep.

A Conservative Version

All that opens the womb is mine, and all thy cattle that is male, the firstlings of cow and sheep.

American Standard Version

All that openeth the womb is mine; and all thy cattle that is male, the firstlings of cow and sheep.

Bible in Basic English

Every first male child is mine; the first male birth of your cattle, the first male of every ox and sheep.

Darby Translation

All that openeth the womb is mine; and all the cattle that is born a male, the firstling of ox and sheep.

Julia Smith Translation

All opening the womb is to me: all thy cattle, the male, the firstling of the ox or sheep.

King James 2000

All that opens the womb is mine; and every firstling among your cattle, whether ox or sheep, that is male.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Every first offspring of a womb [is] for me--all of your male livestock, [the] first offspring of cattle and small livestock.

Modern King James verseion

All that opens the womb is Mine; and all your male livestock, a firstling of ox or sheep.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

All that breaketh up the matrix shall be mine, and all that breaketh the matrix among thy cattle, if it be male: whether it be ox or sheep.

NET Bible

"Every firstborn of the womb belongs to me, even every firstborn of your cattle that is a male, whether ox or sheep.

New Heart English Bible

All that opens the womb is mine; and all your livestock that is male, the firstborn of cow and sheep.

The Emphasized Bible

Every one that is the first to be born, is mine, - and every one of thy cattle that is born a male, firstling of oxen or sheep.

Webster

Every first-born is mine: and every firstling among thy cattle, whether ox or sheep, that is male.

World English Bible

"All that opens the womb is mine; and all your livestock that is male, the firstborn of cow and sheep.

Youngs Literal Translation

All opening a womb are Mine, and every firstling of thy cattle born a male, ox or sheep;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
פּטרה פּטר 
Peter 
Usage: 12

the matrix
רחם 
Rechem 
Usage: 26

פּטרה פּטר 
Peter 
Usage: 12

מקנה 
Miqneh 
Usage: 76

whether ox
שׁור 
Showr 
ox, bullock, cow, bull, wall
Usage: 78

or sheep
שׂי שׂה 
Seh 
Usage: 47

References

Context Readings

Covenant Stipulations

18 “You shall observe the Feast of Unleavened Bread (Passover). For seven days you shall eat unleavened bread, as I have commanded you, at the appointed time in the month of Abib; for in the month of Abib you came out of Egypt. 19 “All the firstborn males among your livestock belong to Me, whether cattle or sheep. 20 You shall redeem the firstborn of a donkey with a lamb; but if you do not redeem it, then you shall break its neck. You shall redeem all the firstborn of your sons. None of you are to appear before Me empty-handed.


Cross References

Exodus 13:2

“Sanctify to Me [that is, set apart for My purpose] every firstborn, the first offspring of every womb among the children of Israel, both of man and of animal; it is Mine.”

Exodus 22:29

“You shall not delay the offering from your harvest and your vintage. You shall give (consecrate, dedicate) to Me the firstborn of your sons.

Exodus 13:12

you shall set apart and dedicate to the Lord all that first opens the womb. All the firstborn males of your livestock shall be the Lord’s.

Numbers 18:15-17

Every firstborn of the womb of all flesh, whether it is man or animal, which they bring to the Lord, shall be yours; nevertheless, the firstborn of man you shall most certainly redeem, and the firstborn of unclean animals you shall redeem.

Ezekiel 44:30

The first of all the first fruits of every kind, and every contribution and offering of every kind, from all your contributions and offerings, shall belong to the priests. You shall also give to the priest the first of your coarse meal and bread dough, so that a blessing may rest on your house.

Luke 2:23

(as it is written in the Law of the Lord, “Every firstborn male that opens the womb shall be called holy [set apart and dedicated] to the Lord)”

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