Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

So shall he not profane his seed, among his kinsfolk, - For I - Yahweh, do hallow him.

New American Standard Bible

so that he will not profane his offspring among his people; for I am the Lord who sanctifies him.’”

King James Version

Neither shall he profane his seed among his people: for I the LORD do sanctify him.

Holman Bible

so that he does not corrupt his bloodline among his people, for I am Yahweh who sets him apart.”

International Standard Version

"He is not to defile his children among his people, because I am the LORD, who sets him apart."

A Conservative Version

And he shall not profane his seed among his people, for I am LORD who sanctifies him.

American Standard Version

And he shall not profane his seed among his people: for I am Jehovah who sanctifieth him.

Amplified

so that he will not profane or dishonor his children among his people; for I am the Lord who sanctifies the high priest.’”

Bible in Basic English

And he may not make his seed unclean among his people, for I the Lord have made him holy.

Darby Translation

And he shall not profane his seed among his peoples; for I am Jehovah who do hallow him.

Julia Smith Translation

And he shall not profane his seed among his people; for I Jehovah consecrating him.

King James 2000

Neither shall he defile his descendants among his people: for I the LORD do sanctify him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he shall not profane his offspring among his people, because I [am] Yahweh, who consecrates him.'"

Modern King James verseion

And he shall not defile his seed among his people. For I, Jehovah, do sanctify him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

that he defile not his seed upon his people. For I am the LORD which sanctify him.'"

NET Bible

He must not profane his children among his people, for I am the Lord who sanctifies him.'"

New Heart English Bible

He shall not profane his seed among his people: for I am the LORD who sanctifies him.'"

Webster

Neither shall he profane his seed among his people: for I the LORD do sanctify him.

World English Bible

He shall not profane his seed among his people: for I am Yahweh who sanctifies him.'"

Youngs Literal Translation

and he doth not pollute his seed among his people; for I am Jehovah, sanctifying him.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229

עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

for I the Lord

Usage: 0

קדשׁ 
Qadash 
Usage: 171

References

Context Readings

Regulations Concerning Priests

14 A widow or a divorced woman or one dishonoured - an unchaste woman, these, shall he not take, But, a virgin from among his own kinsfolk, shall he take to wife; 15 So shall he not profane his seed, among his kinsfolk, - For I - Yahweh, do hallow him.



Cross References

Genesis 18:19

For I have become his intimate friend, To the end that he may command his sons and his house after him, so shall they keep the way of Yahweh, by doing righteousness and justice. To the end that Yahweh may bring in for Abraham, what he hath spoken concerning him.

Leviticus 21:8

Therefore shalt thou hold him as holy, for the food of thy God, doth he bring near, - Holy, shall he be to thee, For, holy, am I - Yahweh, who am making you holy.

Ezra 2:62

These, sought their writing wherein they were registered, but they were not found, - so they were desecrated out of the priesthood;

Ezra 9:2

for they have taken of their daughters, for themselves and for their sons, so that the holy seed have intermingled themselves among the peoples of the lands, - and, the hand of the rulers and the deputies, hath, in this unfaithfulness, been, foremost.

Nehemiah 13:23-29

Moreover, in these days, saw I the Jews who had married women of Ashdod, of Ammon, of Moab;

Malachi 2:11

Judah, hath dealt treacherously, and, an abomination, hath been wrought in Israel, and in Jerusalem, - for Judah, had profaned, the holy place of Yahweh, which he had loved, and hath taken to himself the daughter of a foreign GOD.

Malachi 2:15

Now was it not, One, who made you who had, the residue of the spirit? What, then, of that One? He was seeking a godly seed. Therefore should ye take heed to your spirit, and, with the wife of thy youth, do not thou deal treacherously.

Romans 11:16

If, moreover, the first fruit is holy, the lump shall be also; and, if the root is holy, the branches shall be also.

1 Corinthians 7:14

For the husband that believeth not is hallowed in the wife, and the wife that believeth not is hallowed in the brother: else were, your children, impure, but, now, are they, pure.

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