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Leviticus 11:2

    Leviticus 11:2 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, These are the beasts which ye shall eat among all the beasts that are on the earth.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Speak to the children of Israel, saying, These are the beasts which you shall eat among all the beasts that are on the earth.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, These are the living things which ye may eat among all the beasts that are on the earth.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Say to the children of Israel: These are the living things which you may have for food among all the beasts on the earth.

    Webster's Revision

    Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, These are the living things which ye may eat among all the beasts that are on the earth.

    World English Bible

    "Speak to the children of Israel, saying, 'These are the living things which you may eat among all the animals that are on the earth.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, These are the living things which ye shall eat among all the beasts that are on the earth.

    Barnes' Notes on Leviticus 11:2

    Rather, "These are the animals which ye may eat out of all the beasts;" that is, out of the larger creatures, the quadrupeds, as distinguished from birds and reptiles. See Genesis 1:24. Of quadrupeds, those only might be eaten which completely divided the hoof and chew the cud Leviticus 11:3-8.