Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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 males that first open the womb among your livestock are Mine, whether ox 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.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

All that opens the womb is mine; and every firstborn among thy livestock, whether of cow or of sheep, that is male.

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 are to observe the Festival of Unleavened Bread. For seven days, at the appointed time in the month Abib, you are to eat unleavened bread as I commanded you, for in the month Abib you came out of Egypt. 19 "Everything firstborn belongs to me: all the males of your herds, the firstborn of both cattle and sheep. 20 You are to redeem the firstborn of a donkey with a sheep, and if you don't redeem it, you are to break its neck. You are to redeem every firstborn of your sons, and no one is to appear before me empty-handed.


Cross References

Exodus 13:2

"Consecrate to me every firstborn male. Whatever is the first to open the womb among the Israelis, both of humans and of animals, belongs to me."

Exodus 22:29

"You are not to hold back the fullness of your harvest and the outflow of your wine presses. You are to give to me the firstborn of your sons.

Exodus 13:12

you are to dedicate to the LORD everything that first opens the womb. All the firstborn males of your livestock belong to the LORD.

Numbers 18:15-17

Everything that opens the womb, any living thing that they bring to the LORD whether from human beings or animals are for you. Just be sure that you redeem the firstborn of people and the firstborn of unclean animals.

Ezekiel 44:30

The first portion of all the first fruits of every kind and every offering of any kind is to be for the priests. You are to give the priest the first portion of your grain. As a result a blessing will rest on your household.

Luke 2:23

as it is written in the Law of the Lord, "Every firstborn son is to be designated as holy to the Lord."

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