Leviticus 15:5
New International Version
Anyone who touches his bed must wash their clothes and bathe with water, and they will be unclean till evening.

New Living Translation
So if you touch the man’s bed, you must wash your clothes and bathe yourself in water, and you will remain unclean until evening.

English Standard Version
And anyone who touches his bed shall wash his clothes and bathe himself in water and be unclean until the evening.

Berean Study Bible
Anyone who touches his bed must wash his clothes and bathe with water, and he will be unclean until evening.

King James Bible
And whosoever toucheth his bed shall wash his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and be unclean until the even.

New King James Version
And whoever touches his bed shall wash his clothes and bathe in water, and be unclean until evening.

New American Standard Bible
Anyone, moreover, who touches his bed shall wash his clothes and bathe in water and be unclean until evening;

NASB 1995
‘Anyone, moreover, who touches his bed shall wash his clothes and bathe in water and be unclean until evening;

NASB 1977
‘Anyone, moreover, who touches his bed shall wash his clothes and bathe in water and be unclean until evening;

Amplified Bible
Whoever touches his bed shall wash his clothes, and bathe in water, and be unclean until evening;

Christian Standard Bible
Anyone who touches his bed is to wash his clothes and bathe with water, and he will remain unclean until evening.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Anyone who touches his bed is to wash his clothes and bathe with water, and he will remain unclean until evening.

American Standard Version
And whosoever toucheth his bed shall wash his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and be unclean until the even.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And a man who will touch his couch shall wash his garments and he shall bathe in water and he shall be defiled until evening.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the man who shall touch his bed, shall wash his garments, and bathe himself in water, and shall be unclean till evening.

Douay-Rheims Bible
If ally man touch his bed, he shall wash his clothes: and being washed with water, he shall be unclean until the evening.

English Revised Version
And whosoever toucheth his bed shall wash his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and be unclean until the even.

Good News Translation
Anyone who touches his bed

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Those who touch his bed must wash their clothes and their bodies. They will be unclean until evening.

International Standard Version
Any person who touches his bed is to wash his garments and bathe with water, and he will remain unclean until evening.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And whosoever toucheth his bed shall wash his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and be unclean until the even.

Literal Standard Version
and anyone who comes against his bed washes his garments, and has bathed with water, and been unclean until the evening.

NET Bible
Anyone who touches his bed must wash his clothes, bathe in water, and be unclean until evening.

New Heart English Bible
Whoever touches his bed shall wash his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and be unclean until the evening.

World English Bible
Whoever touches his bed shall wash his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and be unclean until the evening.

Young's Literal Translation
and any one who cometh against his bed doth wash his garments, and hath bathed with water, and been unclean till the evening.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Uncleanness of Men
4Any bed on which the man with the discharge lies will be unclean, and any furniture on which he sits will be unclean. 5Anyone who touches his bed must wash his clothes and bathe with water, and he will be unclean until evening. 6Whoever sits on furniture on which the man with the discharge was sitting must wash his clothes and bathe with water, and he will be unclean until evening.…

Cross References
Exodus 19:10
Then the LORD said to Moses, "Go to the people and consecrate them today and tomorrow. They must wash their clothes

Leviticus 15:4
Any bed on which the man with the discharge lies will be unclean, and any furniture on which he sits will be unclean.

Leviticus 15:6
Whoever sits on furniture on which the man with the discharge was sitting must wash his clothes and bathe with water, and he will be unclean until evening.

1 Samuel 20:26
Saul said nothing that day because he thought, "Something has happened to David to make him ceremonially unclean--surely he is unclean."


Treasury of Scripture

And whoever touches his bed shall wash his clothes, and bathe himself in water, and be unclean until the even.

Leviticus 11:25,28,32
And whosoever beareth ought of the carcase of them shall wash his clothes, and be unclean until the even…

Leviticus 13:6,34
And the priest shall look on him again the seventh day: and, behold, if the plague be somewhat dark, and the plague spread not in the skin, the priest shall pronounce him clean: it is but a scab: and he shall wash his clothes, and be clean…

Leviticus 14:8,9,27,46,47
And he that is to be cleansed shall wash his clothes, and shave off all his hair, and wash himself in water, that he may be clean: and after that he shall come into the camp, and shall tarry abroad out of his tent seven days…









(5, 6) And whosoever toucheth his bed.--The defiling power of the patient was so great that the bed, seat, or saddle which he rendered unclean by any of the above-named five acts polluted again any one who came in contact with these articles in seven different ways: by standing, sitting, lying, hanging, leaning, touching, or bearing them. The person thus polluted had to remain in this condition, debarred from the privileges of the sanctuary, till sundown, when he had to wash his garments, and immerse his whole body in water.



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Anyone
וְאִ֕ישׁ (wə·’îš)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 376: A man as an individual, a male person

who
אֲשֶׁ֥ר (’ă·šer)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

touches
יִגַּ֖ע (yig·ga‘)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5060: To touch, lay the hand upon, to reach, violently, to strike

his bed
בְּמִשְׁכָּב֑וֹ (bə·miš·kā·ḇōw)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 4904: Place of lying, a couch, act of lying

must wash
יְכַבֵּ֧ס (yə·ḵab·bês)
Verb - Piel - Imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3526: To trample, to wash

his clothes
בְּגָדָ֛יו (bə·ḡā·ḏāw)
Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 899: A covering, clothing, treachery, pillage

and bathe
וְרָחַ֥ץ (wə·rā·ḥaṣ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 7364: To wash, wash off or away, bathe

with water,
בַּמַּ֖יִם (bam·ma·yim)
Preposition-b, Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 4325: Water, juice, urine, semen

and he will be unclean
וְטָמֵ֥א (wə·ṭā·mê)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 2930: To be or become unclean

until
עַד־ (‘aḏ-)
Preposition
Strong's 5704: As far as, even to, up to, until, while

evening.
הָעָֽרֶב׃ (hā·‘ā·reḇ)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6153: Evening


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