Hebrews 7:9
Good News Translation
And, so to speak, when Abraham paid the tenth, Levi (whose descendants collect the tenth) also paid it.

Contemporary English Version
Levi's descendants are now the ones who receive a tenth from people. We could even say that when Abraham gave Melchizedek a tenth, Levi also gave him a tenth.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And (as it may be said) even Levi who received tithes paid tithes in Abraham:

New American Bible
One might even say that Levi himself, who receives tithes, was tithed through Abraham,

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And (as it may be said) even Levi who received tithes paid tithes in Abraham:

payed.

Hebrews 7:4 Now consider how great this man is, to whom also Abraham the patriarch gave tithes out of the principal things.

Genesis 14:20 And blessed be the most high God, by whose protection, the enemies are in thy hands. And he gave him the tithes of all.

Romans 5:12 Wherefore as by one man sin entered into this world and by sin death: and so death passed upon all men, in whom all have sinned.

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Context
Melchizedek and Abraham
8And here indeed, men that die receive tithes: but there, he hath witness that he liveth. 9And (as it may be said) even Levi who received tithes paid tithes in Abraham: 10For he was yet in the loins of his father when Melchisedech met him.…
Cross References
Deuteronomy 26:12
When thou hast made an end of tithing all thy fruits, in the third year of tithes thou shalt give it to the Levite, and to the stranger, and to the fatherless, and to the widow, that they may eat within thy gates, and be filled:

Matthew 7:8
For every one that asketh, receiveth: and he that seeketh, findeth: and to him that knocketh, it shall be opened.

Hebrews 7:8
And here indeed, men that die receive tithes: but there, he hath witness that he liveth.

Hebrews 7:10
For he was yet in the loins of his father when Melchisedech met him.

Additional Translations
And so to speak, Levi, who collects the tenth, paid the tenth through Abraham.

and so, to say a word, even Levi, the one receiving tithes, has been tithed through Abraham.

And as I may so say, Levi also, who receives tithes, paid tithes in Abraham.

And, so to say, through Abraham even Levi, who receiveth tithes, hath paid tithes;

and, so to speak, through Abraham, Levi also, who received tithes, has been made to pay tithes.

And, so to say, through Abraham even Levi, who receiveth tithes, hath paid tithes;

And as I may say, Levi also, who receiveth tithes, payed tithes in Abraham.

And Levi too--if I may so speak--pays tithes through Abraham:

We can say that through Abraham even Levi, who receives tithes, has paid tithes,

and so to speak, through Abraham even Levi who is receiving tithes, hath paid tithes,
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