New International Version
The rabbit, though it chews the cud, does not have a divided hoof; it is unclean for you.
King James Bible
And the hare, because he cheweth the cud, but divideth not the hoof; he is unclean unto you.
Darby Bible Translation
and the hare, for it cheweth the cud, but hath not cloven hoofs -- it shall be unclean unto you;
World English Bible
The hare, because she chews the cud but doesn't part the hoof, she is unclean to you.
Young's Literal Translation
and the hare, though it is bringing up the cud, yet the hoof hath not divided -- unclean it is to you;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The hare - ארנבת arnebeth, as Bochart and others suppose, from ארה arah, to crop, and ניב nib, the produce of the ground, these animals being remarkable for destroying the fruits of the earth. That they are notorious for destroying the tender blade of the young corn, is well known. It is very likely that different species of these animals are included under the general terms שפן shaphan, and ארנבת arnebeth, for some travelers have observed that there are four or five sorts of these animals, which are used for food in the present day in those countries. See Harmer, vol. iii., p. 331, edit. 1808. Some think the mountain rat, marmot, squirrel, and hedgehog, may be intended under the word shaphan.
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I am the Lord that brought you up out of the land of Egypt, to be your God; ye shall therefore be holy, for I am holy. I the Lord which make you holy, am holy.'--Lev. xi. 45, xxi. 8. 'I am the Lord Thy God, the Holy One of Israel, Thy Saviour. Thus saith the Lord, your Redeemer, the Holy One of Israel: I am the Lord, your Holy One, the Creator of Israel, your King.'--Isa. xliii. 3, 14, 15. In the book of Exodus we found God making provision for the Holiness of His people. In the holy …
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You may eat any animal that has a divided hoof and that chews the cud.
The hyrax, though it chews the cud, does not have a divided hoof; it is unclean for you.
And the pig, though it has a divided hoof, does not chew the cud; it is unclean for you.
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