Leviticus 17:11
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
3588 [e]כִּ֣י
ForConj
5315 [e]נֶ֣פֶשׁ
ne-p̄eš
the lifeN-fsc
1320 [e]הַבָּשָׂר֮
hab-bā-śār
of the fleshArt | N-ms
1818 [e]בַּדָּ֣ם
bad-dām
in the bloodPrep-b, Art | N-ms
1931 [e]הִוא֒
isPro-3fs
589 [e]וַאֲנִ֞י
wa-’ă-nî
and IConj-w | Pro-1cs
5414 [e]נְתַתִּ֤יו
nə-ṯat-tîw
have given itV-Qal-Perf-1cs | 3ms
  לָכֶם֙
lā-ḵem
to youPrep | 2mp
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
uponPrep
4196 [e]הַמִּזְבֵּ֔חַ
ham-miz-bê-aḥ,
the altarArt | N-ms
3722 [e]לְכַפֵּ֖ר
lə-ḵap-pêr
to make atonementPrep-l | V-Piel-Inf
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
forPrep
5315 [e]נַפְשֹׁתֵיכֶ֑ם
nap̄-šō-ṯê-ḵem;
your soulsN-fpc | 2mp
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
kî-
forConj
1818 [e]הַדָּ֥ם
had-dām
the bloodArt | N-ms
1931 [e]ה֖וּא
it [is]Pro-3ms
5315 [e]בַּנֶּ֥פֶשׁ
ban-ne-p̄eš
the for soulPrep-b, Art | N-fs
3722 [e]יְכַפֵּֽר׃
yə-ḵap-pêr.
[that] makes atonementV-Piel-Imperf-3ms









Hebrew Texts
ויקרא 17:11 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
כִּ֣י נֶ֣פֶשׁ הַבָּשָׂר֮ בַּדָּ֣ם הִוא֒ וַאֲנִ֞י נְתַתִּ֤יו לָכֶם֙ עַל־הַמִּזְבֵּ֔חַ לְכַפֵּ֖ר עַל־נַפְשֹׁתֵיכֶ֑ם כִּֽי־הַדָּ֥ם ה֖וּא בַּנֶּ֥פֶשׁ יְכַפֵּֽר׃

ויקרא 17:11 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
כי נפש הבשר בדם הוא ואני נתתיו לכם על־המזבח לכפר על־נפשתיכם כי־הדם הוא בנפש יכפר׃

ויקרא 17:11 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
כי נפש הבשר בדם הוא ואני נתתיו לכם על־המזבח לכפר על־נפשתיכם כי־הדם הוא בנפש יכפר׃

ויקרא 17:11 Hebrew Bible
כי נפש הבשר בדם הוא ואני נתתיו לכם על המזבח לכפר על נפשתיכם כי הדם הוא בנפש יכפר׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
'For the life of the flesh is in the blood, and I have given it to you on the altar to make atonement for your souls; for it is the blood by reason of the life that makes atonement.'

King James Bible
For the life of the flesh is in the blood: and I have given it to you upon the altar to make an atonement for your souls: for it is the blood that maketh an atonement for the soul.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For the life of a creature is in the blood, and I have appointed it to you to make atonement on the altar for your lives, since it is the lifeblood that makes atonement.
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