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Leviticus 25:15

    Leviticus 25:15 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    According to the number of years after the jubile thou shalt buy of thy neighbour, and according unto the number of years of the fruits he shall sell unto thee:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    According to the number of years after the jubilee you shall buy of your neighbor, and according to the number of years of the fruits he shall sell to you:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    According to the number of years after the jubilee thou shalt buy of thy neighbor, and according unto the number of years of the crops he shall sell unto thee.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Let your exchange of goods with your neighbours have relation to the number of years after the year of Jubilee, and the number of times the earth has given her produce.

    Webster's Revision

    According to the number of years after the jubilee thou shalt buy of thy neighbor, and according unto the number of years of the crops he shall sell unto thee.

    World English Bible

    According to the number of years after the Jubilee you shall buy from your neighbor. According to the number of years of the crops he shall sell to you.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    according to the number of years after the jubile thou shalt buy of thy neighbour, and according unto the number of years of the crops he shall sell unto thee.

    Clarke's Commentary on Leviticus 25:15

    According to the number of years - The purchases that were to be made of lands were to be regulated by the number of years unelapsed of the current jubilee. This was something like buying the unexpired term of a lease among us; the purchase is always regulated by the number of years between the time of purchase and the expiration of the term.

    Barnes' Notes on Leviticus 25:15

    The number of years of the fruits - i. e. according to the number of harvests. The average value of a yearly crop might of course be estimated, and the sabbatical years were to be deducted from the series.

    Wesley's Notes on Leviticus 25:15

    25:15 Years of fruits - Or, fruitful years; for there were some unfruitful years; those wherein they were not allowed to sow or reap.