Leviticus 22:4

Overview - Leviticus 22
The priests in their uncleanness must abstain from the holy things.
How they shall be cleansed.
10 Who of the priest's house may eat of the holy things.
17 The sacrifices must be without blemish.
26 The age of the sacrifice.
29 The law of eating the sacrifice of thanksgiving.
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Leviticus 22:4  (King James Version)
What man soever of the seed of Aaron is a leper, or hath a running issue; he shall not eat of the holy things, until he be clean. And whoso toucheth any thing that is unclean by the dead, or a man whose seed goeth from him;

the seed
These words include the daughters as well as the sons of Aaron.

a leper
Leviticus 13:2 Leviticus 13:3 Leviticus 13:44-46

running issue
Hebrew running of the reins.
Leviticus 15:2 Leviticus 15:3

holy things
Leviticus 2:3 Leviticus 2:10 6:25-29 21:22 Numbers 18:9 Numbers 18:19

14:2-32 15:13-15

21:1 Numbers 19:11-16