9 One might even say that Levi, who collects the tenth, paid the tenth through Abraham,

Read Hebrews 7:9 Using Other Translations

And as I may so say, Levi also, who receiveth tithes, payed tithes in Abraham.
One might even say that Levi himself, who receives tithes, paid tithes through Abraham,
In addition, we might even say that these Levites—the ones who collect the tithe—paid a tithe to Melchizedek when their ancestor Abraham paid a tithe to him.