Exodus 30:38
New International Version
Whoever makes incense like it to enjoy its fragrance must be cut off from their people."

New Living Translation
Anyone who makes incense like this for personal use will be cut off from the community.”

English Standard Version
Whoever makes any like it to use as perfume shall be cut off from his people.”

Berean Study Bible
Anyone who makes something like it to enjoy its fragrance shall be cut off from his people.”

King James Bible
Whosoever shall make like unto that, to smell thereto, shall even be cut off from his people.

New King James Version
Whoever makes any like it, to smell it, he shall be cut off from his people.”

New American Standard Bible
Whoever makes any like it, to use as perfume, shall be cut off from his people.”

NASB 1995
"Whoever shall make any like it, to use as perfume, shall be cut off from his people."

NASB 1977
“Whoever shall make any like it, to use as perfume, shall be cut off from his people.”

Amplified Bible
Whoever makes any like it, to use as perfume shall be cut off from his people [excluding him from the atonement made for them].”

Christian Standard Bible
Anyone who makes something like it to smell its fragrance must be cut off from his people.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Anyone who makes something like it to smell its fragrance must be cut off from his people."

American Standard Version
Whosoever shall make like unto that, to smell thereof, he shall be cut off from his people.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And the incense that you will make, you will not make in its likeness for yourselves; it shall be holiness to you for LORD JEHOVAH.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Whosoever shall make any in like manner, so as to smell it, shall perish from his people.

Contemporary English Version
If you ever make any of it to use as perfume, you will no longer belong to my people.

Douay-Rheims Bible
What man soever shall make the like, to enjoy the smell thereof, he shall perish out of his people.

English Revised Version
Whosoever shall make like unto that, to smell thereto, he shall be cut off from his people.

Good News Translation
If anyone makes any like it for use as perfume, he will no longer be considered one of my people."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Whoever prepares anything like it for his own enjoyment must be excluded from his people."

International Standard Version
Anyone who makes anything like it to use it as perfume is to be cut off from his people."

JPS Tanakh 1917
Whosoever shall make like unto that, to smell thereof, he shall be cut off from his people.'

Literal Standard Version
a man who makes [any] like it—to be refreshed by it—has even been cut off from his people.”

NET Bible
Whoever makes anything like it, to use as perfume, will be cut off from his people."

New Heart English Bible
Whoever shall make any like that, to smell of it, he shall be cut off from his people."

World English Bible
Whoever shall make any like that, to smell of it, he shall be cut off from his people."

Young's Literal Translation
a man who maketh any like it -- to be refreshed by it -- hath even been cut off from his people.'

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Incense
37You are never to use this formula to make incense for yourselves; you shall regard it as holy to the LORD. 38Anyone who makes something like it to enjoy its fragrance shall be cut off from his people.”

Cross References
Exodus 30:33
Anyone who mixes perfume like it or puts it on an outsider shall be cut off from his people.'"

Exodus 31:1
Then the LORD said to Moses,


Treasury of Scripture

Whoever shall make like to that, to smell thereto, shall even be cut off from his people.

be cut off

Exodus 30:33
Whosoever compoundeth any like it, or whosoever putteth any of it upon a stranger, shall even be cut off from his people.











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Anyone
אִ֛ישׁ (’îš)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 376: A man as an individual, a male person

who
אֲשֶׁר־ (’ă·šer-)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

makes
יַעֲשֶׂ֥ה (ya·‘ă·śeh)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make

something like
כָמ֖וֹהָ (ḵā·mō·w·hā)
Preposition | third person feminine singular
Strong's 3644: Like, as, when

it to enjoy
לְהָרִ֣יחַ (lə·hā·rî·aḥ)
Preposition-l | Verb - Hifil - Infinitive construct
Strong's 7306: Accept, smell, touch, make of quick understanding

its fragrance
בָּ֑הּ (bāh)
Preposition | third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew

shall be cut off
וְנִכְרַ֖ת (wə·niḵ·raṯ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Nifal - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3772: To cut, to destroy, consume, to covenant

from his people.”
מֵעַמָּֽיו׃ (mê·‘am·māw)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 5971: A people, a tribe, troops, attendants, a flock


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