Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Only you shall not eat flesh with its life, that is, its blood.

King James Version

But flesh with the life thereof, which is the blood thereof, shall ye not eat.

Holman Bible

However, you must not eat meat with its lifeblood in it.

International Standard Version

However, you are not to eat meat with its life that is, its blood in it!

A Conservative Version

But flesh with the life of it, [which is] the blood of it, ye shall not eat.

American Standard Version

But flesh with the life thereof, which is the blood thereof, shall ye not eat.

Amplified

But you shall not eat flesh with the life of it, which is its blood.

Bible in Basic English

But flesh with the life-blood in it you may not take for food.

Darby Translation

Only, the flesh with its life, its blood, ye shall not eat.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But flesh with the soul (or life) thereof, which is its blood, ye shall not eat.

Julia Smith Translation

But the flesh with its breath, its blood ye shall not eat

King James 2000

But flesh with its life, which is its blood, shall you not eat.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Only you shall not eat {raw flesh with blood in it}.

Modern King James verseion

But you shall not eat of flesh with the life in it, or the blood of it.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Only: the flesh with his life, which is his blood, see that ye eat not.

NET Bible

But you must not eat meat with its life (that is, its blood) in it.

New Heart English Bible

But flesh with its life, its blood, you shall not eat.

The Emphasized Bible

Yet flesh with the life thereof, the bleed thereof, shall ye not eat;

Webster

But flesh with the life of it, which is its blood, shall ye not eat.

World English Bible

But flesh with its life, its blood, you shall not eat.

Youngs Literal Translation

only flesh in its life -- its blood -- ye do not eat.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּשׂר 
Basar 
Usage: 270

with the life
נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

thereof, which is the blood
דּם 
Dam 
Usage: 359

References

Context Readings

God's Covenant With Noah

3 "Every moving thing that is alive shall be food for you; I give all to you, as I gave the green plant. 4 "Only you shall not eat flesh with its life, that is, its blood. 5 "Surely I will require your lifeblood; from every beast I will require it. And from every man, from every man's brother I will require the life of man.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 12:16

"Only you shall not eat the blood; you are to pour it out on the ground like water.

Deuteronomy 12:23

"Only be sure not to eat the blood, for the blood is the life, and you shall not eat the life with the flesh.

Acts 15:20

but that we write to them that they abstain from things contaminated by idols and from fornication and from what is strangled and from blood.

Acts 15:29

that you abstain from things sacrificed to idols and from blood and from things strangled and from fornication; if you keep yourselves free from such things, you will do well. Farewell."

Leviticus 17:10-14

'And any man from the house of Israel, or from the aliens who sojourn among them, who eats any blood, I will set My face against that person who eats blood and will cut him off from among his people.

Leviticus 3:17

'It is a perpetual statute throughout your generations in all your dwellings: you shall not eat any fat or any blood.'"

Leviticus 7:26

'You are not to eat any blood, either of bird or animal, in any of your dwellings.

Leviticus 19:26

'You shall not eat anything with the blood, nor practice divination or soothsaying.

Deuteronomy 15:23

"Only you shall not eat its blood; you are to pour it out on the ground like water.

Deuteronomy 14:21

"You shall not eat anything which dies of itself You may give it to the alien who is in your town, so that he may eat it, or you may sell it to a foreigner, for you are a holy people to the LORD your God You shall not boil a young goat in its mother's milk.

1 Samuel 14:33-34

Then they told Saul, saying, "Behold, the people are sinning against the LORD by eating with the blood." And he said, "You have acted treacherously; roll a great stone to me today."

Acts 15:25

it seemed good to us, having become of one mind, to select men to send to you with our beloved Barnabas and Paul,

1 Timothy 4:4

For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with gratitude;

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