Leviticus 7:19
New International Version
“’Meat that touches anything ceremonially unclean must not be eaten; it must be burned up. As for other meat, anyone ceremonially clean may eat it.

New Living Translation
“Meat that touches anything ceremonially unclean may not be eaten; it must be completely burned up. The rest of the meat may be eaten, but only by people who are ceremonially clean.

English Standard Version
“Flesh that touches any unclean thing shall not be eaten. It shall be burned up with fire. All who are clean may eat flesh,

Berean Study Bible
Meat that touches anything unclean must not be eaten; it is to be burned up. As for any other meat, anyone who is ceremonially clean may eat it.

King James Bible
And the flesh that toucheth any unclean thing shall not be eaten; it shall be burnt with fire: and as for the flesh, all that be clean shall eat thereof.

New King James Version
‘The flesh that touches any unclean thing shall not be eaten. It shall be burned with fire. And as for the clean flesh, all who are clean may eat of it.

New American Standard Bible
‘Also the flesh that touches anything unclean shall not be eaten; it shall be burned with fire. As for other flesh, anyone who is clean may eat such flesh.

NASB 1995
Also the flesh that touches anything unclean shall not be eaten; it shall be burned with fire. As for other flesh, anyone who is clean may eat such flesh.

NASB 1977
‘Also the flesh that touches anything unclean shall not be eaten; it shall be burned with fire. As for other flesh, anyone who is clean may eat such flesh.

Amplified Bible
‘The meat that comes in contact with anything that is unclean shall not be eaten; it shall be burned in the fire. As for other meat, everyone who is [ceremonially] clean may eat it.

Christian Standard Bible
“Meat that touches anything unclean must not be eaten; it is to be burned. Everyone who is clean may eat any other meat.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Meat that touches anything unclean must not be eaten; it is to be burned up. Everyone who is clean may eat any other meat.

American Standard Version
And the flesh that toucheth any unclean thing shall not be eaten; it shall be burnt with fire. And as for the flesh, every one that is clean shall eat thereof:

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And the flesh that will touch anything that is defiled shall not be eaten but will burn up in fire, and everyone who is pure will eat the flesh.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And whatsoever flesh shall have touched any unclean thing, it shall not be eaten, it shall be consumed with fire; every one that is clean shall eat the flesh.

Contemporary English Version
Don't eat any of the meat that has touched something unclean. Instead, burn it. The rest of the meat may be eaten by anyone who is clean and acceptable to me.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The flesh that hath touched any unclean thing, shall not be eaten, but shall be burnt with fire: he that is clean shall eat of it.

English Revised Version
And the flesh that toucheth any unclean thing shall not be eaten; it shall be burnt with fire. And as for the flesh, every one that is clean shall eat thereof:

Good News Translation
If the meat comes into contact with anything ritually unclean, it must not be eaten, but must be burned. Any of you that are ritually clean may eat the meat,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"Meat that touches anything unclean must not be eaten. It must be burned. Anyone who is clean may eat from these sacrifices.

International Standard Version
"Meat that comes in contact with a ceremonially unclean thing is not to be eaten. Incinerate it instead. As for ceremonially clean meat, anyone who is clean may eat it.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the flesh that toucheth any unclean thing shall not be eaten; it shall be burnt with fire. And as for the flesh, every one that is clean may eat thereof.

Literal Standard Version
And the flesh which comes against any unclean thing is not eaten; it is burned with fire; as for the flesh, every clean one eats of the flesh;

NET Bible
The meat which touches anything ceremonially unclean must not be eaten; it must be burned up in the fire. As for ceremonially clean meat, everyone who is ceremonially clean may eat the meat.

New Heart English Bible
"'The flesh that touches any unclean thing shall not be eaten. It shall be burned with fire. As for the flesh, everyone who is clean may eat it;

World English Bible
"'The flesh that touches any unclean thing shall not be eaten. It shall be burned with fire. As for the flesh, everyone who is clean may eat it;

Young's Literal Translation
'And the flesh which cometh against any unclean thing is not eaten; with fire it is burnt; as to the flesh, every clean one doth eat of the flesh;

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Peace Offering
18If any of the meat from his peace offering is eaten on the third day, it will not be accepted. It will not be credited to the one who presented it; it shall be an abomination, and the one who eats of it shall bear his iniquity. 19Meat that touches anything unclean must not be eaten; it is to be burned up. As for any other meat, anyone who is ceremonially clean may eat it. 20But if anyone who is unclean eats meat from the peace offering that belongs to the LORD, that person must be cut off from his people.…

Cross References
Leviticus 6:27
Anything that touches its flesh will become holy, and if any of the blood is spattered on a garment, you must wash it in a holy place.

Leviticus 7:18
If any of the meat from his peace offering is eaten on the third day, it will not be accepted. It will not be credited to the one who presented it; it shall be an abomination, and the one who eats of it shall bear his iniquity.

Leviticus 7:20
But if anyone who is unclean eats meat from the peace offering that belongs to the LORD, that person must be cut off from his people.


Treasury of Scripture

And the flesh that touches any unclean thing shall not be eaten; it shall be burnt with fire: and as for the flesh, all that be clean shall eat thereof.

Leviticus 11:24-39
And for these ye shall be unclean: whosoever toucheth the carcase of them shall be unclean until the even…

Numbers 19:11-16
He that toucheth the dead body of any man shall be unclean seven days…

Luke 11:41
But rather give alms of such things as ye have; and, behold, all things are clean unto you.









(19) And the flesh that toucheth.--Not only does the sacrificial flesh become desecrated when left by itself beyond the prescribed period, but when it comes in contact with what is unclean, man, woman, or animal, which might happen whilst it is carried from the altar to the place where it is eaten, it becomes defiled, and must be burnt, so that no profane use is made of it.

And as for the flesh, all that be clean shall eat thereof.--Better, And as for the flesh, every one that is clean may eat the flesh--that is, any one whom the offerer invites may partake of the sacrificial repast, provided he is legally clean.



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Meat
וְהַבָּשָׂ֞ר (wə·hab·bā·śār)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1320: Flesh, body, person, the pudenda of a, man

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

touches
יִגַּ֤ע (yig·ga‘)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5060: To touch, lay the hand upon, to reach, violently, to strike

anything
בְּכָל־ (bə·ḵāl)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

unclean
טָמֵא֙ (ṭā·mê)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 2931: Unclean

must not
לֹ֣א (lō)
Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

be eaten;
יֵֽאָכֵ֔ל (yê·’ā·ḵêl)
Verb - Nifal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 398: To eat

it is to be burned up.
יִשָּׂרֵ֑ף (yiś·śā·rêp̄)
Verb - Nifal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 8313: To be, on fire

As for
בָּשָֽׂר׃ (bā·śār)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1320: Flesh, body, person, the pudenda of a, man

any other meat,
וְהַ֨בָּשָׂ֔ר (wə·hab·bā·śār)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1320: Flesh, body, person, the pudenda of a, man

anyone
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

who is clean
טָה֖וֹר (ṭā·hō·wr)
Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 2889: Clean, pure

may eat it.
יֹאכַ֥ל (yō·ḵal)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 398: To eat


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