Leviticus 17:1 DBY

1 And Jehovah spoke to Moses, saying,

Study tools for Leviticus 17:1

  • a 17:3 - 'Kill as sacrifice,' as chs. 1.5 and 3.2; Ex. 34.25.
  • b 17:4 - Corban: see ch. 1.2.
  • c 17:6 - See ch. 1.9.
  • d 17:7 - Lit. 'hairy.' hence 'a buck-goat.' Sacrifices were offered to imaginary beings thus designated: see Isa. 13.21; 34.14.
  • e 17:8 - See ch. 14.20.
  • f 17:9 - Lit. 'to perform it.'
  • g 17:11 - Or 'life;' 'life' and 'soul' are the same word everywhere here.
  • h 17:11 - Lit. 'in souls:' see Note, ch. 6.30.
  • i 17:11 - Or 'that maketh atonement by the soul (or life).'
  • j 17:14 - Lit. 'its blood is for its life,' the preposition here denoting essence.