Leviticus 11:46
New International Version
"'These are the regulations concerning animals, birds, every living thing that moves about in the water and every creature that moves along the ground.

New Living Translation
“These are the instructions regarding land animals, birds, marine creatures, and animals that scurry along the ground.

English Standard Version
This is the law about beast and bird and every living creature that moves through the waters and every creature that swarms on the ground,

Berean Study Bible
This is the law regarding animals, birds, all living creatures that move in the water, and all creatures that crawl along the ground.

King James Bible
This is the law of the beasts, and of the fowl, and of every living creature that moveth in the waters, and of every creature that creepeth upon the earth:

New King James Version
‘This is the law of the animals and the birds and every living creature that moves in the waters, and of every creature that creeps on the earth,

New American Standard Bible
This is the law regarding the animal and the bird, and every living thing that moves in the waters and everything that swarms on the earth,

NASB 1995
This is the law regarding the animal and the bird, and every living thing that moves in the waters and everything that swarms on the earth,

NASB 1977
This is the law regarding the animal, and the bird, and every living thing that moves in the waters, and everything that swarms on the earth,

Amplified Bible
This is the law regarding the animal and the bird and every living thing that moves in the waters and everything that swarms on the earth,

Christian Standard Bible
“This is the law concerning animals, birds, all living creatures that move in the water, and all creatures that swarm on the ground,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
This is the law concerning animals, birds, all living creatures that move in the water, and all creatures that swarm on the ground,

American Standard Version
This is the law of the beast, and of the bird, and of every living creature that moveth in the waters, and of every creature that creepeth upon the earth;

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
This is the Written Law of cattle and of birds and of every living soul that swarms in water and of every soul that creeps in the Earth:

Brenton Septuagint Translation
This is the law concerning beasts and birds and every living creature moving in the water, and every living creature creeping on the earth;

Douay-Rheims Bible
You shall be holy, because I am holy. This is the law of beasts and fowls, and of every living creature that moveth in the waters, and creepeth on the earth:

English Revised Version
This is the law of the beast, and of the fowl, and of every living creature that moveth in the waters, and of every creature that creepeth upon the earth:

Good News Translation
This, then, is the law about animals and birds, about everything that lives in the water, and everything that moves on the ground.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"These are the instructions about animals, birds, and every living creature that swims in the water and every creature that swarms on the ground.

International Standard Version
This is the law concerning animals, every living creature that moves on the waters or swarms on land.

JPS Tanakh 1917
This is the law of the beast, and of the fowl, and of every living creature that moveth in the waters, and of every creature that swarmeth upon the earth;

Literal Standard Version
This [is] a law of the beasts, and of the bird, and of every living creature which is moving in the waters, and of every creature which is teeming on the earth,

NET Bible
This is the law of the land animals, the birds, all the living creatures that move in the water, and all the creatures that swarm on the land,

New Heart English Bible
"'This is the law of the animal, and of the bird, and of every living creature that moves in the waters, and of every creature that crawls on the earth,

World English Bible
"'This is the law of the animal, and of the bird, and of every living creature that moves in the waters, and of every creature that creeps on the earth,

Young's Literal Translation
This is a law of the beasts, and of the fowl, and of every living creature which is moving in the waters, and of every creature which is teeming on the earth,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Clean and Unclean Animals
45For I am the LORD, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt so that I would be your God; therefore be holy, because I am holy. 46This is the law regarding animals, birds, all living creatures that move in the water, and all creatures that crawl along the ground. 47You must distinguish between the unclean and the clean, between animals that may be eaten and those that may not.’ ”…

Cross References
Genesis 1:20
And God said, "Let the waters teem with living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth in the open expanse of the sky."

Genesis 1:21
So God created the great sea creatures and every living thing that moves, with which the waters teemed according to their kinds, and every bird of flight after its kind. And God saw that it was good.

Leviticus 11:45
For I am the LORD, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt so that I would be your God; therefore be holy, because I am holy.

Leviticus 11:47
You must distinguish between the unclean and the clean, between animals that may be eaten and those that may not.'"


Treasury of Scripture

This is the law of the beasts, and of the fowl, and of every living creature that moves in the waters, and of every creature that creeps on the earth:

Leviticus 7:37
This is the law of the burnt offering, of the meat offering, and of the sin offering, and of the trespass offering, and of the consecrations, and of the sacrifice of the peace offerings;

Leviticus 14:54
This is the law for all manner of plague of leprosy, and scall,

Leviticus 15:32
This is the law of him that hath an issue, and of him whose seed goeth from him, and is defiled therewith;









(46) This is the law of the beasts.--This is a recapitulation of the different classes of animals proscribed in the dietary laws. It will, however, be seen that in this summary they are not enumerated in the same order in which they are discussed in the chapter before us. In the dietary law the order of the four classes is as follows :--(1) the land animals, (2) the water animals, (3) the birds of the air, and (4) the swarming animals; whilst the order of the summary is:--(1) the land animals, (2) the birds of the air, (3) the water animals, and (4) the swarming animals. Exactly the same is the case in the summary of the sacrificial law. (See Leviticus 7:37-38.)



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
This
זֹ֣את (zōṯ)
Pronoun - feminine singular
Strong's 2063: Hereby in it, likewise, the one other, same, she, so much, such deed, that,

is the law
תּוֹרַ֤ת (tō·w·raṯ)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 8451: Direction, instruction, law

regarding animals,
הַבְּהֵמָה֙ (hab·bə·hê·māh)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 929: A dumb beast, any large quadruped, animal

birds,
וְהָע֔וֹף (wə·hā·‘ō·wp̄)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5775: Flying creatures

all
וְכֹל֙ (wə·ḵōl)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

living
הַֽחַיָּ֔ה (ha·ḥay·yāh)
Article | Adjective - feminine singular
Strong's 2416: Alive, raw, fresh, strong, life

creatures
נֶ֣פֶשׁ (ne·p̄eš)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 5315: A soul, living being, life, self, person, desire, passion, appetite, emotion

that move
הָרֹמֶ֖שֶׂת (hā·rō·me·śeṯ)
Article | Verb - Qal - Participle - feminine singular
Strong's 7430: To glide swiftly, to crawl, move with short steps, to swarm

in the water,
בַּמָּ֑יִם (bam·mā·yim)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 4325: Water, juice, urine, semen

and all
וּלְכָל־ (ū·lə·ḵāl-)
Conjunctive waw, Preposition-l | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

creatures
נֶ֖פֶשׁ (ne·p̄eš)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 5315: A soul, living being, life, self, person, desire, passion, appetite, emotion

that crawl
הַשֹּׁרֶ֥צֶת (haš·šō·re·ṣeṯ)
Article | Verb - Qal - Participle - feminine singular
Strong's 8317: To wriggle, swarm, abound

along
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

the ground.
הָאָֽרֶץ׃ (hā·’ā·reṣ)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 776: Earth, land


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