Numbers 3:46
New International Version
To redeem the 273 firstborn Israelites who exceed the number of the Levites,

New Living Translation
There are 273 more firstborn sons of Israel than there are Levites. To redeem these extra firstborn sons,

English Standard Version
And as the redemption price for the 273 of the firstborn of the people of Israel, over and above the number of the male Levites,

Berean Study Bible
To redeem the 273 firstborn Israelites who outnumber the Levites,

New American Standard Bible
"For the ransom of the 273 of the firstborn of the sons of Israel who are in excess beyond the Levites,

King James Bible
And for those that are to be redeemed of the two hundred and threescore and thirteen of the firstborn of the children of Israel, which are more than the Levites;

Christian Standard Bible
As the redemption price for the 273 firstborn Israelites who outnumber the Levites,

Contemporary English Version
But since there are more first-born sons than Levites, the extra 273 men and boys must be bought back from me.

Good News Translation
Since the first-born Israelite sons outnumber the Levites by 273, you must buy back the extra sons.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
As the redemption price for the 273 firstborn Israelites who outnumber the Levites,

International Standard Version
You are to pay a ransom for the 273 first-born Israelis who exceed the census number of the descendants of Levi,

NET Bible
And for the redemption of the 273 firstborn males of the Israelites who exceed the number of the Levites,

New Heart English Bible
For the redemption of the two hundred seventy-three of the firstborn of the children of Israel, who exceed the number of the Levites,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
There are 273 more firstborn male Israelites than there are Levites.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And as for the redemption of the two hundred and three score and thirteen of the first-born of the children of Israel, that are over and above the number of the Levites,

New American Standard 1977
“And for the ransom of the 273 of the first-born of the sons of Israel who are in excess beyond the Levites,

Jubilee Bible 2000
And for the ransoms of the two hundred seventy-three of the firstborn of the sons of Israel, who are more than the Levites,

King James 2000 Bible
And for those that are to be redeemed of the two hundred and threescore and thirteen of the firstborn of the children of Israel, who are more than the Levites;

American King James Version
And for those that are to be redeemed of the two hundred and three score and thirteen of the firstborn of the children of Israel, which are more than the Levites;

American Standard Version
And for the redemption of the two hundred and threescore and thirteen of the first-born of the children of Israel, that are over and above the number of the Levites,

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And for the ransoms of the two hundred and seventy-three which exceed the Levites in number of the first-born of the sons of Israel;

Douay-Rheims Bible
But for the price of the two hundred and seventy-three, of the firstborn of the children of Israel, that exceed the number of the Levites,

Darby Bible Translation
And for those that are to be ransomed, the two hundred and seventy-three of the firstborn of the children of Israel, which are in excess over the Levites,

English Revised Version
And for the redemption of the two hundred and threescore and thirteen of the firstborn of the children of Israel, which are over and above the number of the Levites,

Webster's Bible Translation
And for those that are to be redeemed of the two hundred and seventy and three, of the first-born of the children of Israel, which are more than the Levites:

World English Bible
For the redemption of the two hundred seventy-three of the firstborn of the children of Israel, who exceed the number of the Levites,

Young's Literal Translation
And from those ransomed of the two hundred and seventy and three (who are more than the Levites) of the first-born of the sons of Israel,
Study Bible
The Redemption of the Firstborn
45“Take the Levites in place of all the firstborn of Israel, and the cattle of the Levites in place of their cattle. The Levites belong to Me; I am the LORD. 46To redeem the 273 firstborn Israelites who outnumber the Levites, 47you are to collect five shekels for each one, according to the sanctuary shekel of twenty gerahs.…
Cross References
Exodus 13:13
You must redeem every firstborn donkey with a lamb, and if you do not redeem it, you are to break its neck. And every firstborn of your sons you must redeem.

Exodus 13:15
And when Pharaoh stubbornly refused to let us go, the LORD killed every firstborn in the land of Egypt, both of man and beast. This is why I sacrifice to the LORD the firstborn male of every womb, but I redeem all the firstborn of my sons.'

Numbers 18:15
The firstborn of every womb, whether man or beast, that is offered to the LORD belongs to you. But you must surely redeem every firstborn son and every firstborn male of unclean animals.

Numbers 18:16
You are to pay the redemption price for a month-old male according to your valuation: five shekels of silver, according to the sanctuary shekel, which is twenty gerahs.

Treasury of Scripture

And for those that are to be redeemed of the two hundred and three score and thirteen of the firstborn of the children of Israel, which are more than the Levites;

redeemed

Numbers 18:15
Every thing that openeth the matrix in all flesh, which they bring unto the LORD, whether it be of men or beasts, shall be thine: nevertheless the firstborn of man shalt thou surely redeem, and the firstling of unclean beasts shalt thou redeem.

Exodus 13:13
And every firstling of an ass thou shalt redeem with a lamb; and if thou wilt not redeem it, then thou shalt break his neck: and all the firstborn of man among thy children shalt thou redeem.

the two hundred.

Numbers 3:47
Thou shalt even take five shekels apiece by the poll, after the shekel of the sanctuary shalt thou take them: (the shekel is twenty gerahs:)

Numbers 1:18,19
And they assembled all the congregation together on the first day of the second month, and they declared their pedigrees after their families, by the house of their fathers, according to the number of the names, from twenty years old and upward, by their polls…

which are

Numbers 3:39-43
All that were numbered of the Levites, which Moses and Aaron numbered at the commandment of the LORD, throughout their families, all the males from a month old and upward, were twenty and two thousand…







Lexicon
To redeem
פְּדוּיֵ֣י (pə·ḏū·yê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 6302: That are to be that were redeemed

the 273
הַשְּׁלֹשָׁ֔ה (haš·šə·lō·šāh)
Article | Number - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7969: Three, third, thrice

firstborn
מִבְּכ֖וֹר (mib·bə·ḵō·wr)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 1060: Firstborn, chief

Israelites
בְּנֵ֥י (bə·nê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son

who outnumber
הָעֹֽדְפִים֙ (hā·‘ō·ḏə·p̄îm)
Article | Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 5736: To remain over, be in excess

the Levites,
הַלְוִיִּ֔ם (hal·wî·yim)
Article | Noun - proper - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 3881: Levites -- descendant of Levi
3:40-51 The number of the first-born, and that of the Levites, came near to each other. Known unto God are all his works beforehand; there is an exact proportion between them, and so it will appear, when they are compared together. The small number of first-born, over and above the number of the Levites, were to be redeemed, and the redemption-money given to Aaron. The church is called the church of the first-born, which is redeemed, not as they were, with silver and gold; but, being devoted by sin to the justice of God, is ransomed with the precious blood of the Son of God. All men are the Lord's by creation, and all true christians are his by redemption. Each should know his own post and duty; nor can any service required by such a Master be rightly accounted mean or hard.
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