Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And they shall not shave their heads, and shearing, they shall shear their beads.

New American Standard Bible

Also they shall not shave their heads, yet they shall not let their locks grow long; they shall only trim the hair of their heads.

King James Version

Neither shall they shave their heads, nor suffer their locks to grow long; they shall only poll their heads.

Holman Bible

“They may not shave their heads or let their hair grow long, but must carefully trim their hair.

International Standard Version

Also, they are not to shave their heads nor let their hair grow long. Instead, they are certainly to trim the hair on their heads.

A Conservative Version

Neither shall they shave their heads, nor allow their locks to grow long. They shall only cut off the hair of their heads.

American Standard Version

Neither shall they shave their heads, nor suffer their locks to grow long; they shall only cut off the hair of their heads.

Amplified

Also they shall not shave their heads, yet they shall not allow their hair to grow long; they shall only cut short or trim their hair.

Bible in Basic English

They are not to have all the hair cut off their heads, and they are not to let their hair get long, but they are to have the ends of their hair cut.

Darby Translation

Neither shall they shave their heads, nor suffer their locks to grow long: they shall duly poll their heads.

King James 2000

Neither shall they shave their heads, nor allow their locks to grow long; they shall only trim the hair of their heads.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And their head they shall not shave, or long hair they shall not let grow; short they shall clip their heads.

Modern King James verseion

Nor shall they shave their heads nor allow their hair to grow long; they shall only trim their heads.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They shall not shave their heads, nor nourish the bush of their hair, but round their heads only.

NET Bible

"'They must not shave their heads nor let their hair grow long; they must only trim their heads.

New Heart English Bible

"'Neither shall they shave their heads, nor allow their locks to grow long; they shall only cut off the hair of their heads.

The Emphasized Bible

And their heads, shall they not shave, Nor let the hair grow long, - They shall only poll, their heads.

Webster

Neither shall they shave their heads, nor suffer their locks to grow long; they shall only poll their heads.

World English Bible

Neither shall they shave their heads, nor allow their locks to grow long; they shall only cut off the hair of their heads.

Youngs Literal Translation

And their head they do not shave, and the lock they do not send forth; they certainly poll their heads.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּלח 
Galach 
Usage: 23

ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

פּרע 
Pera` 
Usage: 2

to grow long
שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

כּסם 
Kacam 
Usage: 2

כּסם 
Kacam 
Usage: 2

References

American

Fausets

Context Readings

The People Serving In The New Temple

19 And in their going forth to the enclosure without, to the enclosure to the people, they shall lay off their garments which they serve in them, and set them in the cells of the holy place, and put on other garments; and they shall not consecrate the people in their garments. 20 And they shall not shave their heads, and shearing, they shall shear their beads. 21 And they shall not drink wine every priest in their going in to the inner enclosure.



Cross References

Numbers 6:5

All the days of the vow of his consecration a razor shall not pass over upon his head: till the filling up of the days which he shall consecrate to Jehovah, he shall be holy, increasing the locks of the hair of his head.

Leviticus 21:5-24

With baldness, they shall not make baldness upon their head, and they shall not shave the extremity of their beard: and in their flesh they shall not cut incisions.

Deuteronomy 14:1

Ye the sons of Jehovah your God: ye shall not cut yourselves, and ye shall not put baldness between your eyes for the dead.

1 Corinthians 11:14

Does not nature itself teach you, that, if a man truly have long hair, it is a dishonour to him?

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