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Exodus 22:19

    Exodus 22:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Whosoever lieth with a beast shall surely be put to death.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Whoever lies with a beast shall surely be put to death.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Whosoever lieth with a beast shall surely be put to death.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Any man who has sex connection with a beast is to be put to death.

    Webster's Revision

    Whosoever lieth with a beast shall surely be put to death.

    World English Bible

    "Whoever has sex with an animal shall surely be put to death.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Whosoever lieth with a beast shall surely be put to death.

    Clarke's Commentary on Exodus 22:19

    Lieth with a beast - If this most abominable crime had not been common, it never would have been mentioned in a sacred code of laws. It is very likely that it was an Egyptian practice; and it is certain, from an account in Sonnini's Travels, that it is practiced in Egypt to the present day.