Leviticus 11:8
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New International Version
You must not eat their meat or touch their carcasses; they are unclean for you.

New Living Translation
You may not eat the meat of these animals or even touch their carcasses. They are ceremonially unclean for you.

English Standard Version
You shall not eat any of their flesh, and you shall not touch their carcasses; they are unclean to you.

New American Standard Bible
'You shall not eat of their flesh nor touch their carcasses; they are unclean to you.

King James Bible
Of their flesh shall ye not eat, and their carcase shall ye not touch; they are unclean to you.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Do not eat any of their meat or touch their carcasses--they are unclean for you."

International Standard Version
You are not to eat their flesh or even touch their carcasses. They are to be unclean for you."

NET Bible
You must not eat from their meat and you must not touch their carcasses; they are unclean to you.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Never eat the meat of these animals or touch their dead bodies. They are unclean for you.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Of their flesh ye shall not eat, and their carcasses ye shall not touch; they are unclean unto you.

New American Standard 1977
‘You shall not eat of their flesh nor touch their carcasses; they are unclean to you.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Of their flesh ye shall not eat, and their carcase you shall not touch: they are unclean to you.

King James 2000 Bible
Of their flesh shall you not eat, and their carcass shall you not touch; they are unclean to you.

American King James Version
Of their flesh shall you not eat, and their carcass shall you not touch; they are unclean to you.

American Standard Version
Of their flesh ye shall not eat, and their carcasses ye shall not touch; they are unclean unto you.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The flesh of these you shall not eat, nor shall you touch their carcasses, because they are unclean to you.

Darby Bible Translation
Of their flesh shall ye not eat, and their carcase shall ye not touch: they shall be unclean unto you.

English Revised Version
Of their flesh ye shall not eat, and their carcases ye shall not touch; they are unclean unto you.

Webster's Bible Translation
Of their flesh shall ye not eat, and their carcass shall ye not touch; they are unclean to you.

World English Bible
Of their flesh you shall not eat, and their carcasses you shall not touch; they are unclean to you.

Young's Literal Translation
Of their flesh ye do not eat, and against their carcase ye do not come -- unclean they are to you.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
11:1-47 What animals were clean and unclean. - These laws seem to have been intended, 1. As a test of the people's obedience, as Adam was forbidden to eat of the tree of knowledge; and to teach them self-denial, and the government of their appetites. 2. To keep the Israelites distinct from other nations. Many also of these forbidden animals were objects of superstition and idolatry to the heathen. 3. The people were taught to make distinctions between the holy and unholy in their companions and intimate connexions. 4. The law forbad, not only the eating of the unclean beasts, but the touching of them. Those who would be kept from any sin, must be careful to avoid all temptations to it, or coming near it. The exceptions are very minute, and all were designed to call forth constant care and exactness in their obedience; and to teach us to obey. Whilst we enjoy our Christian liberty, and are free from such burdensome observances, we must be careful not to abuse our liberty. For the Lord hath redeemed and called his people, that they may be holy, even as he is holy. We must come out, and be separate from the world; we must leave the company of the ungodly, and all needless connexions with those who are dead in sin; we must be zealous of good works devoted followers of God, and companions of his people.
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Study Bible
Clean and Unclean Animals
7and the pig, for though it divides the hoof, thus making a split hoof, it does not chew cud, it is unclean to you. 8You shall not eat of their flesh nor touch their carcasses; they are unclean to you. 9'These you may eat, whatever is in the water: all that have fins and scales, those in the water, in the seas or in the rivers, you may eat.…
Cross References
Leviticus 5:2
'Or if a person touches any unclean thing, whether a carcass of an unclean beast or the carcass of unclean cattle or a carcass of unclean swarming things, though it is hidden from him and he is unclean, then he will be guilty.

Leviticus 11:7
and the pig, for though it divides the hoof, thus making a split hoof, it does not chew cud, it is unclean to you.

Leviticus 11:9
'These you may eat, whatever is in the water: all that have fins and scales, those in the water, in the seas or in the rivers, you may eat.
Treasury of Scripture

Of their flesh shall you not eat, and their carcass shall you not touch; they are unclean to you.

they are unclean

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Isaiah 52:11 Depart you, depart you, go you out from there, touch no unclean thing; …

Hosea 9:3 They shall not dwell in the LORD's land; but Ephraim shall return …

Matthew 15:11,20 Not that which goes into the mouth defiles a man; but that which …

Mark 7:2,15,18 And when they saw some of his disciples eat bread with defiled, that …

Acts 10:10-15 And he became very hungry, and would have eaten: but while they made …

Acts 10:28 And he said to them, You know how that it is an unlawful thing for …

Acts 15:29 That you abstain from meats offered to idols, and from blood, and …

Romans 14:14-17,21 I know, and am persuaded by the Lord Jesus, that there is nothing …

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