New Living Translation
The hyrax chews the cud but does not have split hooves, so it is unclean.
King James Bible
And the coney, because he cheweth the cud, but divideth not the hoof; he is unclean unto you.
Darby Bible Translation
and the rock-badger, for it cheweth the cud, but hath not cloven hoofs it shall be unclean unto you;
World English Bible
The coney, because he chews the cud but doesn't have a parted hoof, he is unclean to you.
Young's Literal Translation
and the rabbit, though it is bringing up the cud, yet the hoof it divideth not -- unclean it is to you;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
11:5 As for the names of the following creatures, seeing the Jews themselves are uncertain and divided about them, it seems improper to trouble the unlearned readers with disputes about them.
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You may eat any animal that has completely split hooves and chews the cud.
You may not, however, eat the following animals that have split hooves or that chew the cud, but not both. The camel chews the cud but does not have split hooves, so it is ceremonially unclean for you.
The hare chews the cud but does not have split hooves, so it is unclean.
but if the animal doesn't have both, it may not be eaten. So you may not eat the camel, the hare, or the hyrax. They chew the cud but do not have split hooves, so they are ceremonially unclean for you.
High in the mountains live the wild goats, and the rocks form a refuge for the hyraxes.
Hyraxes--they aren't powerful, but they make their homes among the rocks.
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