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| Book of Leviticus|
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- Leviticus 11:1-8 [ Verse 8 in Original: Hebrew / Greek ]
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- 1 The LORD spoke again to Moses and to Aaron, saying to them, 2 "Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, `These R276 are the creatures which you may eat from all the animals that are on the earth. 3 `Whatever divides a hoof, thus making split hoofs, and chews the cud, among the animals, that you may eat. 4 `Nevertheless, you R277 are not to eat of these, among those which chew the cud, or among those which divide the hoof: the camel, for though it chews cud, it does not divide the hoof, it is unclean to you. 5 `Likewise, the shaphan, F108 for though it chews cud, it does not divide the hoof, it is unclean to you; 6 the rabbit F109 also, for though it chews cud, it does not divide the hoof, it is unclean to you; 7 and the pig, for though it divides the hoof, thus making a split hoof, it does not chew cud, it is unclean to you. 8 `You shall not eat of their flesh nor touch their carcasses; they are unclean to you.
F108 A small, shy, furry animal (Hyrax syriacus) found in the peninsula of the Sinai, northern Israel, and the region round the Dead Sea; KJV coney, orig NASB rock badger
F109 Or hare
R276 Deuteronomy 14:3-21
R277 Acts 10:14
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