Leviticus 21:4
Good News Translation
He shall not make himself unclean at the death of those related to him by marriage.

Contemporary English Version
Don't make yourself unclean by attending the funeral of someone related to you by marriage.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But not even for the prince of his people shall he do any thing that may make him unclean.

New American Bible
But as a husband among his kindred he shall not make himself unclean and thus profane himself.

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But not even for the prince of his people shall he do any thing that may make him unclean.

Ezekiel 24:16,17 Son of man, behold I take from thee the desire of thy eyes with a stroke, and thou shall not lament, nor weep; neither shall thy tears run down. . . .

Context
Holiness Required of Priests
3And for a maiden sister, who hath had no husband. 4But not even for the prince of his people shall he do any thing that may make him unclean.5Neither shall they shave their head, nor their beard, nor make incisions in their flesh.…
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Leviticus 21:3
And for a maiden sister, who hath had no husband.

Leviticus 21:5
Neither shall they shave their head, nor their beard, nor make incisions in their flesh.

Additional Translations
He is not to defile himself for those related to him by marriage, and so profane himself.But he shall not defile himself, being a chief man among his people, to profane himself.

He shall not defile himself, being a chief man among his people, to profane himself.

He shall not defile himself suddenly among his people to profane himself.

He shall not make himself unclean [who is] a chief among his peoples, to profane himself.

He shall not defile himself, being a chief man among his people, to profane himself.

But he shall not defile himself, being a chief man among his people, to profane himself.

He shall not defile himself, being a chief man among his people, to profane himself.

A master priest doth not defile himself among his people -- to pollute himself;
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