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Leviticus 8:11

    Leviticus 8:11 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And he sprinkled thereof upon the altar seven times, and anointed the altar and all his vessels, both the laver and his foot, to sanctify them.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And he sprinkled thereof on the altar seven times, and anointed the altar and all his vessels, both the laver and his foot, to sanctify them.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And he sprinkled thereof upon the altar seven times, and anointed the altar and all its vessels, and the laver and its base, to sanctify them.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Seven times he put oil on the altar and on all its vessels, and on the washing-basin and its base, to make them holy.

    Webster's Revision

    And he sprinkled thereof upon the altar seven times, and anointed the altar and all its vessels, and the laver and its base, to sanctify them.

    World English Bible

    He sprinkled it on the altar seven times, and anointed the altar and all its vessels, and the basin and its base, to sanctify them.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And he sprinkled thereof upon the altar seven times, and anointed the altar and all its vessels, and the laver and its base, to sanctify them.

    Definitions for Leviticus 8:11

    Laver - Wash basin.
    Sanctify - To be sacred and set apart.

    Barnes' Notes on Leviticus 8:11

    Sprinkled ... the altar seven times - The altar of burnt-offering was distinguished by this sevenfold sprinkling with the holy oil. The number of the covenant was thus brought into connection with those acts of sacrifice by which the covenant between Yahweh and the worshipper was formally renewed and confirmed.