New International Version
so that he will not defile his offspring among his people. I am the LORD, who makes him holy.'"
King James Bible
Neither shall he profane his seed among his people: for I the LORD do sanctify him.
Darby Bible Translation
And he shall not profane his seed among his peoples; for I am Jehovah who do hallow him.
World English Bible
He shall not profane his seed among his people: for I am Yahweh who sanctifies him.'"
Young's Literal Translation
and he doth not pollute his seed among his people; for I am Jehovah, sanctifying him.'
Leviticus 21:15 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He shall take a wife in her virginity - בתוליה bethuleyha. This is a full proof that בתולה bethulah is the proper Hebrew term for a virgin; from the emphatic root בתל bathal, to separate; because such a person was in her separate state, and had never been in any way united to man.
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Wherefore let every one measure himself wisely, lest he venture to assume a place of rule, while in himself vice still reigns unto condemnation; lest one whom his own guilt depraves desire to become an intercessor for the faults of others. For on this account it is said to Moses by the supernal voice, Speak unto Aaron; Whosoever he be of thy seed throughout their generations that hath a blemish, he shall not offer loaves of bread to the Lord his God (Lev. xxi. 17). And it is also immediately subjoined; …
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He must not marry a widow, a divorced woman, or a woman defiled by prostitution, but only a virgin from his own people,
The LORD said to Moses,
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