Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And for his sister, a virgin, coming near to him, who was not for a husband for her, he shall be defiled.

New American Standard Bible

also for his virgin sister, who is near to him because she has had no husband; for her he may defile himself.

King James Version

And for his sister a virgin, that is nigh unto him, which hath had no husband; for her may he be defiled.

Holman Bible

He may make himself unclean for his young unmarried sister in his immediate family.

International Standard Version

virgin sister (who is a near relative of him and did not have a husband he may defile himself for her).

A Conservative Version

And for his sister a virgin, who is near to him, who has had no husband, for her he may defile himself.

American Standard Version

and for his sister a virgin, that is near unto him, that hath had no husband; for her may he defile himself.

Amplified

also his virgin sister, who is near to him because she has had no husband; for her he may become unclean.

Bible in Basic English

And for his sister, a virgin, for she is his near relation and has had no husband, he may make himself unclean.

Darby Translation

and for his sister, a virgin, that is near unto him, who hath had no husband, for her may he make himself unclean.

King James 2000

And for his sister a virgin, that is near unto him, who has had no husband; for her he may be defiled.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and for his sister, a virgin, [who is] closest to him, {who has not had a husband}--for her he may defile himself.

Modern King James verseion

and for his sister, a virgin, who is near to him, who has had no husband, for her he may be defiled.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and on his sister as long as she is a maid and dwelleth nigh him and was never given to man: on her he may defile himself.

NET Bible

and his virgin sister who is near to him, who has no husband; he may defile himself for her.

New Heart English Bible

and for his virgin sister who is near to him, who has had no husband; for her he may defile himself.

The Emphasized Bible

or for his sister, a virgin who is near unto him, who belongeth not unto a husband, - for her, he may make himself unclean:

Webster

And for his sister a virgin, that is nigh to him, who hath had no husband: for her he may be defiled.

World English Bible

and for his virgin sister who is near to him, who has had no husband; for her he may defile himself.

Youngs Literal Translation

and for his sister, the virgin, who is near unto him, who hath not been to a man; for her he is defiled.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אחות 
'achowth 
Usage: 114

a virgin
בּתוּלה 
B@thuwlah 
Usage: 50

that is nigh
קרב קרוב 
Qarowb 
Usage: 77

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Verse Info

Context Readings

Regulations Concerning Priests

2 But if for his remainder coming near to him, for his mother and for his father, and for his son, and for his daughter, and for his brother, 3 And for his sister, a virgin, coming near to him, who was not for a husband for her, he shall be defiled. 4 A chief among his people shall not be defiled, to profane himself.


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