New International Version
"'If an animal that you are allowed to eat dies, anyone who touches its carcass will be unclean till evening.
King James Bible
And if any beast, of which ye may eat, die; he that toucheth the carcase thereof shall be unclean until the even.
Darby Bible Translation
And if any beast which is to you for food die, he that toucheth the carcase thereof shall be unclean until the even.
World English Bible
"'If any animal, of which you may eat, dies; he who touches its carcass shall be unclean until the evening.
Young's Literal Translation
'And when any of the beasts which are to you for food dieth, he who is coming against its carcase is unclean till the evening;
Leviticus 11:39 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Any sowing seed - If any part of an impure carcass fall accidentally on seed about to be sown, it shall not on that account be deemed unclean; but if the water put to the seed to prepare it for being sown, shall be touched by such impure carcass, the seed shall be considered as unclean, Leviticus 11:38. Probably this may be the meaning of these passages.
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But if water has been put on the seed and a carcass falls on it, it is unclean for you.
Anyone who eats some of its carcass must wash their clothes, and they will be unclean till evening. Anyone who picks up the carcass must wash their clothes, and they will be unclean till evening.
"'If a descendant of Aaron has a defiling skin disease or a bodily discharge, he may not eat the sacred offerings until he is cleansed. He will also be unclean if he touches something defiled by a corpse or by anyone who has an emission of semen,
He must not eat anything found dead or torn by wild animals, and so become unclean through it. I am the LORD.
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