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Leviticus 11:44 NAS

44 'For 1I am the LORD your God. Consecrate yourselves therefore, and 2be holy, for I am holy. And you shall not make yourselves unclean with any of the swarming things that swarm on the earth.

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  • a 11:5 - A small, shy, furry animal "(Hyrax syriacus)" found in the peninsula of the Sinai, northern Israel, and the region round the Dead Sea; KJV "coney," orig NASB "rock badger"
  • b 11:6 - Or "hare"
  • c 11:11 - Lit "detestable things"
  • d 11:12 - Lit "detestable things"
  • e 11:13 - Lit "a detestable thing"
  • f 11:13 - Or "vulture"
  • g 11:13 - Or "black vulture"
  • h 11:17 - Specifically, "great horned owl"
  • i 11:18 - Or "owl" or "jackdaw"
  • j 11:20 - Lit "swarming things with wings"
  • k 11:21 - V 20, note 1
  • l 11:23 - V 20, note 1
  • m 11:29 - Or "thorn-tailed lizard"
  • n 11:30 - Or "lizard"
  • o 11:30 - Species as yet undefined
  • p 11:32 - Lit "with which work is done"
  • q 11:33 - Lit "it"
  • r 11:34 - I.e. if touched by a carcass; cf vv 29-32
  • s 11:34 - I.e. if touched by a carcass; cf vv 29-32
  • t 11:35 - Lit "hearth for supporting (two) pots"
  • u 11:36 - Lit "of a gathering of"
  • v 11:43 - Lit "your souls"