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Leviticus 21:15

    Leviticus 21:15 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Neither shall he profane his seed among his people: for I the LORD do sanctify him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Neither shall he profane his seed among his people: for I the LORD do sanctify him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he shall not profane his seed among his people: for I am Jehovah who sanctifieth him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And he may not make his seed unclean among his people, for I the Lord have made him holy.

    Webster's Revision

    And he shall not profane his seed among his people: for I am Jehovah who sanctifieth him.

    World English Bible

    He shall not profane his seed among his people: for I am Yahweh who sanctifies him.'"

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he shall not profane his seed among his people: for I am the LORD which sanctify him.

    Definitions for Leviticus 21:15

    Sanctify - To be sacred and set apart.

    Barnes' Notes on Leviticus 21:15

    Profane his seed - i. e. by a marriage which was not in keeping with the holiness of his office.

    Wesley's Notes on Leviticus 21:15

    21:15 I the Lord sanctify him - I have separated him from all other men for my immediate service, and therefore will not have that race corrupted.