Parallel Verses

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.

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.

Amplified

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

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 The festival of unleavened cakes, shalt thou keep, seven days, shalt thou eat unleavened cakes, which I commanded thee, at the set time, in the month Abib, - for in the month Abib, camest thou forth out of Egypt. 19 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. 20 But the firstling of an ass, thou mayst redeem with a lamb, and if thou wilt not redeem it, then shalt thou break its neck. Every firstborn of thy sons, shalt thou redeem, and he must not see my face, with empty hand.


Cross References

Exodus 13:2

Hallow to me every firstborn, that which any female first beareth among the sons of Israel, among men and among beasts, - mine! it is.

Exodus 22:29

Thy fulness and thine outflow, shalt thou not delay, - the firstborn of thy sons, shalt thou give to me.

Exodus 13:12

that thou shalt set apart whatsoever is born first, to Yahweh; and, of all firstlings of beasts which thou shalt have, the males, shall pertain to Yahweh.

Numbers 18:15-17

every thing that is born first of all flesh that may be offered unto Yahweh among men and among beasts, shall be thine, - only thou shalt, redeem, the firstborn of men, and the firstborn of unclean beasts, shalt thou redeem.

Ezekiel 44:30

And the first of all the firstfruits of everything, and every heave-offering of everything, from among all your heave-offerings to the priests, shall it belong, - The first of your meal, shall ye give to the priest, To cause a blessing to rest upon by house.

Luke 2:23

according as it is written in the law of the Lord - Every male that is a firstborn, Holy unto the Lord, shall be called,

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