Exodus 22:16 NLT

16 “If a man seduces a virgin who is not engaged to anyone and has sex with her, he must pay the customary bride price and marry her.

Study tools for Exodus 22:16

  • a 22:1 - Verse 22:1 is numbered 21:37 in Hebrew text.
  • b 22:1 - Or bull, or cow; also in 22:4, 9, 10 .
  • c 22:2 - Verses 22:2-31 are numbered 22:1-30 in Hebrew text.
  • d 22:8 - Or before the judges.
  • e 22:9 - Or before the judges, and the person whom the judges declare.
  • f 22:20 - The Hebrew term used here refers to the complete consecration of things or people to the, either by destroying them or by giving them as an offering.