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Leviticus 18:8

    Leviticus 18:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The nakedness of thy father's wife shalt thou not uncover: it is thy father's nakedness.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The nakedness of your father's wife shall you not uncover: it is your father's nakedness.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    The nakedness of thy father's wife shalt thou not uncover: it is thy father's nakedness.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And you may not have sex relations with your father's wife: she is your father's.

    Webster's Revision

    The nakedness of thy father's wife shalt thou not uncover: it is thy father's nakedness.

    World English Bible

    "'You shall not uncover the nakedness of your father's wife: it is your father's nakedness.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The nakedness of thy father's wife shalt thou not uncover: it is thy father's nakedness.

    Barnes' Notes on Leviticus 18:8

    Compare the case of Reuben, Genesis 49:3-4. See 1 Corinthians 5:1.