Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

" 'And he himself must take a wife in her virginity.

New American Standard Bible

He shall take a wife in her virginity.

King James Version

And he shall take a wife in her virginity.

Holman Bible

“He is to marry a woman who is a virgin.

International Standard Version

"Furthermore, he is to marry a true virgin.

A Conservative Version

And he shall take a wife in her virginity.

American Standard Version

And he shall take a wife in her virginity.

Amplified

He shall take a wife in her virginity.

Bible in Basic English

And let him take as his wife one who has not had relations with a man.

Darby Translation

And he shall take a wife in her virginity.

Julia Smith Translation

And he shall take a wife in her virginity.

King James 2000

And he shall take a wife in her virginity.

Modern King James verseion

And he shall take a wife in her virginity.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"'He shall take a maiden unto his wife:

NET Bible

He must take a wife who is a virgin.

New Heart English Bible

"'He shall take a wife in her virginity.

The Emphasized Bible

But, he, shall take a woman in her virginity:

Webster

And he shall take a wife in her virginity.

World English Bible

"'He shall take a wife in her virginity.

Youngs Literal Translation

'And he taketh a wife in her virginity;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

a wife
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

Context Readings

Regulations Concerning Priests

12 And he shall not go out from the sanctuary, and he shall not profane his God's sanctuary, because the dedication of his God's oil of anointment [is] on him; I [am] Yahweh. 13 " 'And he himself must take a wife in her virginity. 14 A widow or a divorced woman or a defiled [woman], a prostitute--these he must not take; he shall take only a virgin from his people [as] wife.



Cross References

Leviticus 21:7

" 'They shall not {marry} a woman [who is] a prostitute and defiled, nor shall they {marry} a woman divorced from her husband, because each priest [is] holy for his God.

Ezekiel 44:22

And a widow or divorced [woman] they shall not take for themselves as wives, {but only} a virgin from the offspring of the house of Israel, or the widow who is a widow for a priest they may take.

2 Corinthians 11:2

For I am jealous [for] you with a godly jealousy, because I promised you [in marriage] to one husband, to present [you] [as] a pure virgin to Christ.

Revelation 14:4

These are those who have not been defiled with women, for they are virgins. These [are] the ones who follow the Lamb wherever he goes. These were bought from humanity [as] first fruits to God and to the Lamb,

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