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Numbers 5:7 NIV

7 and must confess the sin they have committed. They must make full restitution for the wrong they have done, add a fifth of the value to it and give it all to the person they have wronged.

References for Numbers 5:7

Study tools for Numbers 5:7

  • a 5:2 - The Hebrew word for "defiling skin disease" , traditionally translated “leprosy,” was used for various diseases affecting the skin.
  • b 5:6 - Or "woman who commits any wrong common to mankind"
  • c 5:15 - That is, probably about 3 1/2 pounds or about 1.6 kilograms
  • d 5:21 - That is, may he cause your name to be used in cursing (see Jer. 29:22); or, may others see that you are cursed; similarly in verse 27.
  • e 5:26 - Or "representative"