Leviticus 4:17
New International Version
He shall dip his finger into the blood and sprinkle it before the LORD seven times in front of the curtain.

New Living Translation
dip his finger in the blood, and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD in front of the inner curtain.

English Standard Version
and the priest shall dip his finger in the blood and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD in front of the veil.

Berean Study Bible
and he is to dip his finger in the blood and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD in front of the veil.

King James Bible
And the priest shall dip his finger in some of the blood, and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD, even before the vail.

New King James Version
Then the priest shall dip his finger in the blood and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD, in front of the veil.

New American Standard Bible
and the priest shall dip his finger in the blood and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD, in front of the veil.

NASB 1995
and the priest shall dip his finger in the blood and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD, in front of the veil.

NASB 1977
and the priest shall dip his finger in the blood, and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD, in front of the veil.

Amplified Bible
and the priest shall dip his finger in the blood, and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD, in front of the veil [which screens off the Holy of Holies and the ark of the covenant].

Christian Standard Bible
The priest is to dip his finger in the blood and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD in front of the curtain.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The priest is to dip his finger in the blood and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD in front of the veil.

American Standard Version
and the priest shall dip his finger in the blood, and sprinkle it seven times before Jehovah, before the veil.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And the Priest shall dip his finger in the blood and shall sprinkle it seven times before LORD JEHOVAH on the face of the veil.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the priest shall dip his finger into some of the blood of the calf, and shall sprinkle it seven times before the Lord, in front of the veil of the sanctuary.

Contemporary English Version
dip a finger in the blood, and sprinkle some of it seven times toward the sacred chest behind the curtain.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And shall dip his finger in it and sprinkle it seven times before the veil.

English Revised Version
and the priest shall dip his finger in the blood, and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD, before the veil.

Good News Translation
dip his finger in it, and sprinkle it in front of the curtain seven times.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The priest will dip his finger in some of the blood and sprinkle it seven times in the LORD's presence facing the canopy.

International Standard Version
Then the priest is to dip his finger in the blood, sprinkle some of the blood seven times in front of the curtain in the LORD's presence,

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the priest shall dip his finger in the blood, and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD, in front of the veil.

Literal Standard Version
and the priest has dipped his finger in the blood, and has sprinkled seven times before YHWH at the front of the veil,

NET Bible
and that priest must dip his finger in the blood and sprinkle some of the blood seven times before the LORD toward the front of the veil-canopy.

New Heart English Bible
and the priest shall dip his finger in the blood, and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD, before the veil.

World English Bible
and the priest shall dip his finger in the blood, and sprinkle it seven times before Yahweh, before the veil.

Young's Literal Translation
and the priest hath dipped his finger in the blood, and hath sprinkled seven times before Jehovah at the front of the vail,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Laws for Sin Offerings
16Then the anointed priest is to bring some of the bull’s blood into the Tent of Meeting, 17and he is to dip his finger in the blood and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD in front of the veil. 18He is also to put some of the blood on the horns of the altar that is before the LORD in the Tent of Meeting, and he must pour out the rest of the blood at the base of the altar of burnt offering at the entrance to the Tent of Meeting.…

Cross References
Leviticus 4:5
Then the anointed priest shall take some of the bull's blood and bring it into the Tent of Meeting.

Leviticus 4:6
The priest is to dip his finger in the blood and sprinkle some of it seven times before the LORD, in front of the veil of the sanctuary.

Leviticus 4:16
Then the anointed priest is to bring some of the bull's blood into the Tent of Meeting,

Leviticus 16:14
And he is to take some of the bull's blood and sprinkle it with his finger on the east side of the mercy seat; then he shall sprinkle some of it with his finger seven times before the mercy seat.

Numbers 19:4
Eleazar the priest is to take some of its blood on his finger and sprinkle it seven times toward the front of the Tent of Meeting.


Treasury of Scripture

And the priest shall dip his finger in some of the blood, and sprinkle it seven times before the LORD, even before the veil.

Leviticus 4:6,7
And the priest shall dip his finger in the blood, and sprinkle of the blood seven times before the LORD, before the vail of the sanctuary…











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
and [he]
הַכֹּהֵ֛ן (hak·kō·hên)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3548: Priest

is to dip
וְטָבַ֧ל (wə·ṭā·ḇal)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 2881: To dip, to immerse

his finger
אֶצְבָּע֖וֹ (’eṣ·bā·‘ōw)
Noun - feminine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 676: Something to sieze with, a finger, a toe

in
מִן־ (min-)
Preposition
Strong's 4480: A part of, from, out of

the blood
הַדָּ֑ם (had·dām)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1818: Blood, of man, an animal, the juice of the grape, bloodshed

and sprinkle
וְהִזָּ֞ה (wə·hiz·zāh)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5137: To spurt, spatter, sprinkle

it seven
שֶׁ֤בַע (še·ḇa‘)
Number - feminine singular
Strong's 7651: Seven, seven times, a week, an indefinite number

times
פְּעָמִים֙ (pə·‘ā·mîm)
Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 6471: A beat, foot, anvil, occurrence

before
לִפְנֵ֣י (lip̄·nê)
Preposition-l | Noun - common plural construct
Strong's 6440: The face

the LORD
יְהוָ֔ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

in front
פְּנֵ֥י (pə·nê)
Noun - common plural construct
Strong's 6440: The face

of the veil.
הַפָּרֹֽכֶת׃ (hap·pā·rō·ḵeṯ)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 6532: A separatrix, screen


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