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Leviticus 23:5

    Leviticus 23:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    In the fourteenth day of the first month at even is the LORD's passover.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    In the fourteenth day of the first month at even is the LORD's passover.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    In the first month, on the fourteenth day of the month at even, is Jehovah's passover.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    In the first month, on the fourteenth day of the month at nightfall, is the Lord's Passover;

    Webster's Revision

    In the first month, on the fourteenth day of the month at even, is Jehovah's passover.

    World English Bible

    In the first month, on the fourteenth day of the month in the evening, is Yahweh's Passover.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    In the first month, on the fourteenth day of the month at even, is the LORD'S passover.

    Clarke's Commentary on Leviticus 23:5

    The Lord's passover - See this largely explained in the notes on Exodus 12:21-27 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on Leviticus 23:5

    In these verses, the Passover, or Paschal Supper, and the Feast of Unleavened Bread, are plainly spoken of as distinct feasts. See Exodus 12:6, Exodus 12:15, Exodus 12:17; Numbers 28:16-17.

    Leviticus 23:5

    See Exodus 12:6. According to the Hebrew mode of reckoning, the 15th day of the month began on the evening of the 14th. The day of holy convocation with which the Feast of Unleavened Bread commenced Leviticus 23:7 was the 15th, and that with which it terminated was the 21st. Compare Numbers 28:16-17.