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Leviticus 22:14

    Leviticus 22:14 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And if a man eat of the holy thing unwittingly, then he shall put the fifth part thereof unto it, and shall give it unto the priest with the holy thing.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And if a man eat of the holy thing unwittingly, then he shall put the fifth part thereof to it, and shall give it to the priest with the holy thing.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And if a man eat of the holy thing unwittingly, then he shall put the fifth part thereof unto it, and shall give unto the priest the holy thing.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And if a man takes the holy food in error, he will have to give the holy thing back to the priest, with the addition of a fifth part.

    Webster's Revision

    And if a man eat of the holy thing unwittingly, then he shall put the fifth part thereof unto it, and shall give unto the priest the holy thing.

    World English Bible

    "'If a man eats something holy unwittingly, then he shall add the fifth part of its value to it, and shall give the holy thing to the priest.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And if a man eat of the holy thing unwittingly, then he shall put the fifth part thereof unto it, and shall give unto the priest the holy thing.

    Clarke's Commentary on Leviticus 22:14

    Then he shall put the fifth part thereof unto it - The holy thing of which he has unknowingly eaten shall be fairly valued, and to this value he shall add one fifth more, and give the whole to the priest.

    Barnes' Notes on Leviticus 22:14

    Unwittingly - Inadvertently, or "through ignorance." Compare Leviticus 4:2 note.

    Wesley's Notes on Leviticus 22:14

    22:14 Unto it - Over and above the principle, and besides the ram to be offered to God, Lev 5:15. And shall give unto the priest the holy thing - That is, the worth of it, which the priest was either to take to himself or to offer to God, as the nature of the thing was.