English Standard Version
If he dedicates to the LORD a field that he has bought, which is not a part of his possession,
King James Bible
And if a man sanctify unto the LORD a field which he hath bought, which is not of the fields of his possession;
American Standard Version
And if he sanctify unto Jehovah a field which he hath bought, which is not of the field of his possession;
If a field that was bought, and not of a man's ancestors' possession, be sanctified to the Lord,
English Revised Version
And if he sanctify unto the LORD a field which he hath bought, which is not of the field of his possession;
Webster's Bible Translation
And if a man shall sanctify to the LORD a field which he hath bought, which is not of the fields of his possession;
Leviticus 27:22 Parallel
CommentaryKeil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament
With regard to the vowing of land, a difference was made between a field inherited and one that had been purchased.
If any one sanctified to the Lord "of the field of his possession," i.e., a portion of his hereditary property, the valuation was to be made according to the measure of the seed sown; and an omer of barley was to be appraised at fifty shekels, so that a field sown with an omer of barley would be valued at fifty shekels. As an omer was equal to ten ephahs (Ezekiel 45:11), and, according to the calculation made by Thenius, held about 225 lbs., the fifty shekels cannot have been the average value of the yearly produce of such a field, but must be understood, as it was by the Rabbins, as the value of the produce of a complete jubilee period of 49 or 50 years; so that whoever wished to redeem the field had to pay, according to Mishnah, Erachin vii. 1, a shekel and a fifth per annum.
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"When a man dedicates his house as a holy gift to the LORD, the priest shall value it as either good or bad; as the priest values it, so it shall stand.
But the field, when it is released in the jubilee, shall be a holy gift to the LORD, like a field that has been devoted. The priest shall be in possession of it.
then the priest shall calculate the amount of the valuation for it up to the year of jubilee, and the man shall give the valuation on that day as a holy gift to the LORD.
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