Comparison of Pentateuch:
Jewish Publication Society 1917
Targums Onkelos,
Jonathan Ben Uzziel/Palestinian,
Jerusalem Fragments

 

Leviticus
Chapter 18

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Leviticus 17 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Leviticus 19
Leviticus 18:1
JPS 18:1 And the LORD spoke unto Moses, saying:
ONK 18:1 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
PAL 18:1 And the Lord spake with Mosheh, saying:
     
 
Leviticus 18:2
JPS 18:2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them: I am the LORD your God.
ONK 18:2 Speak with the sons of Israel, and say unto them: I am the Lord your God:
PAL 18:2 Speak with the sons of Israel, and say to them, I am the Lord your God.
 
 
Leviticus 18:3
JPS 18:3 After the doings of the land of Egypt, wherein ye dwelt, shall ye not do; and after the doings of the land of Canaan, whither I bring you, shall ye not do; neither shall ye walk in their statutes.
ONK 18:3 You shall not do according to the people of the land of Mizraim in which you dwelt, nor after the works of the people of the land of Kenaan, whither I am bringing you, shall you do, neither shall you walk in their laws.
PAL 18:3 After the evil work of the people of the land of Mizraim, among whom you have dwelt, you shall not do; so likewise, after the evil work of the people of the land of Kenaan, whither I am bringing you, ye shall not do, neither shall you walk according to their laws;
 
 
Leviticus 18:4
JPS 18:4 Mine ordinances shall ye do, and My statutes shall ye keep, to walk therein: I am the LORD your God.
ONK 18:4 My judgments shall you perform, and keep My statutes to walk in them; I am the Lord your God.
PAL 18:4 but you shall perform the orders of My judgments, and observe My statutes to walk in them: I am the Lord your God.
 
 
Leviticus 18:5
JPS 18:5 Ye shall therefore keep My statutes, and Mine ordinances, which if a man do, he shall live by them: I am the LORD.
ONK 18:5 And you shall keep My statutes and My judgments, which if a man do he shall live by them an everlasting life. I am the Lord.
PAL 18:5 And you shall keep My statutes, and the order of My judgments, which if a man do he shall live in them, in the life of eternity, and his portion shall be with the just: I am the Lord.
 
 
Leviticus 18:6
JPS 18:6 None of you shall approach to any that is near of kin to him, to uncover their nakedness. I am the LORD.
ONK 18:6 No man shall come nigh to any of his own flesh to uncover the nakedness; I am the Lord.
PAL 18:6 No man, either young or old, shall come nigh to any of the kindred of his flesh to dishonour (their) nakedness by carnality, or by the knowledge of their nakedness. I am the Lord.
 
 
Leviticus 18:7
JPS 18:7 The nakedness of thy father, and the nakedness of thy mother, shalt thou not uncover: she is thy mother; thou shalt not uncover her nakedness.
ONK 18:7 The nakedness of thy father, or the nakedness of thy mother, thou shalt not uncover. She is thy mother; thou shalt not uncover her nakedness.
PAL 18:7 The nakedness of thy father, or the nakedness of thy mother, thou shall not dishonour. A woman shall not lie with her father, nor a man with his mother; she is thy mother; thou shalt not discover her nakedness.
 
 
Leviticus 18:8
JPS 18:8 The nakedness of thy father's wife shalt thou not uncover: it is thy father's nakedness.
ONK 18:8 The nakedness of thy father's wife thou shalt not uncover, it is thy father's nakedness.
PAL 18:8 The nakedness of thy father's wife thou shalt not dishonour, for it is the nakedness of thy father.
 
 
Leviticus 18:9
JPS 18:9 The nakedness of thy sister, the daughter of thy father, or the daughter of thy mother, whether born at home, or born abroad, even their nakedness thou shalt not uncover.
ONK 18:9 The nakedness of thy sister, the daughter of thy father, or the daughter of thy mother, who hath been begotten of thy father by another wife, or of thy mother by another husband, their nakedness thou shalt not uncover.
PAL 18:9 The nakedness of thy sister, the daughter of thy father, or the daughter of thy mother, (or of her) whom thy father begat by another wife, or of thy mother, whom thy mother bare by thy father or by another husband, thou shalt not dishonour.
 
 
Leviticus 18:10
JPS 18:10 The nakedness of thy son's daughter, or of thy daughter's daughter, even their nakedness thou shalt not uncover; for theirs is thine own nakedness.
ONK 18:10 The nakedness of thy son's daughter, or the daughter of thy daughter, thou shalt not uncover; for they are thy nakedness.
PAL 18:10 The nakedness of thy son's daughter, or the daughter of thy daughter, thou shalt not dishonour, because they are as thy own nakedness.
 
 
Leviticus 18:11
JPS 18:11 The nakedness of thy father's wife's daughter, begotten of thy father, she is thy sister, thou shalt not uncover her nakedness.
ONK 18:11 The nakedness of the daughter of thy father's wife who hath been begotten of thy father, who is thy sister, thou shalt not uncover.
PAL 18:11 The nakedness of thy father's wife's daughter, who hath been begotten of thy father, she is thy sister, thou shalt not dishonour.
 
 
Leviticus 18:12
JPS 18:12 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy father's sister: she is thy father's near kinswoman.
ONK 18:12 The nakedness of thy father's sister thou shalt not uncover: she is of kin to thy father.
PAL 18:12 The nakedness of thy father's sister thou shalt not dishonour; she is of kin to thy father's flesh.
 
 
Leviticus 18:13
JPS 18:13 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy mother's sister; for she is thy mother's near kinswoman.
ONK 18:13 The nakedness of thy mother's sister thou shalt not uncover; for she is of kin to thy mother.
PAL 18:13 The nakedness of thy mother's sister thou shall not dishonour; for she is of kin to thy mother's flesh.
 
 
Leviticus 18:14
JPS 18:14 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy fathers brother, thou shalt not approach to his wife: she is thine aunt.
ONK 18:14 The nakedness of thy father's brother thou shalt not uncover; unto his wife thou shalt not come near; she is the wife of thy father's brother.
PAL 18:14 The nakedness of thy father's brother thou shalt not dishonour, nor come nigh to his wife carnally; she is the wife of thy father's brother.
 
 
Leviticus 18:15
JPS 18:15 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy daughter-in-law: she is thy son' wife; thou shalt not uncover her nakedness.
ONK 18:15 The nakedness of thy daughter-in-law thou shalt not uncover; she is thy son's wife, thou shalt not uncover her nakedness.
PAL 18:15 The nakedness of thy daughter-in-law thou shalt not dishonour; she is the wife of thy son, thou shalt not dishonour her nakedness.
 
 
Leviticus 18:16
JPS 18:16 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of thy brother's wife: it is thy brother's nakedness.
ONK 18:16 The nakedness of thy brother's wife thou shalt not uncover; it is thy brother's nakedness.
PAL 18:16 The nakedness of thy brother's wife thou shalt not dishonour in the life-time of thy brother, or after his death, if he have children; for it is the nakedness of thy brother.
 
 
Leviticus 18:17
JPS 18:17 Thou shalt not uncover the nakedness of a woman and her daughter; thou shalt not take her son's daughter, or her daughter's daughter, to uncover her nakedness: they are near kinswomen; it is lewdness.
ONK 18:17 The nakedness of a woman and of her daughter thou shalt not uncover; thou shalt not take the daughter of her son nor the daughter of her daughter to uncover her nakedness; they are near of kin, it is a device of wickedness.
PAL 18:17 The nakedness of a woman and of her daughter thou shalt not dishonour, neither shalt thou take her son's daughter, or the daughter of her daughter, to dishonour their nakedness; for they are of kin to her flesh; it is corruption.
 
 
Leviticus 18:18
JPS 18:18 And thou shalt not take a woman to her sister, to be a rival to her, to uncover her nakedness, beside the other in her lifetime.
ONK 18:18 And a wife with her sister thou shalt not take to cause her tribulation by uncovering her nakedness over her in her life (time).
PAL 18:18 Neither shalt thou take a wife in the lifetime of her sister, to aggrieve her by dishonouring her nakedness, over her, all the days of her life.
 
 
Leviticus 18:19
JPS 18:19 And thou shalt not approach unto a woman to uncover her nakedness, as long as she is impure by her uncleanness.
ONK 18:19 And unto a woman in the separation of her uncleanness shalt thou not come near to uncover her nakedness.
PAL 18:19 And unto the side of a woman in the time of the separation of her uncleanness thou shalt not draw nigh to dishonour her nakedness.
 
 
Leviticus 18:20
JPS 18:20 And thou shalt not lie carnally with thy neighbour's wife, to defile thyself with her.
ONK 18:20 Nor with the wife of thy neighbour shalt thou carnally lie to defile her.
PAL 18:20 Nor unto the side of thy neighbour's wife shalt thou come to defile her.
 
 
Leviticus 18:21
JPS 18:21 And thou shalt not give any of thy seed to set them apart to Molech, neither shalt thou profane the name of thy God: I am the LORD.
ONK 18:21 And of thy children thou shalt give none to transfer them to Molek (or, to make them pass through to Molek), neither shalt thou profane the Name of the Lord thy God: I am the Lord.
PAL 18:21 And of thy offspring thou shalt not give up any to lie carnally with the daughters of the Gentiles, to perform strange worship; nor shalt thou profane the Name of thy God: I am the Lord.
JER 18:21 Neither shall ye profane the Name of your God: thus speaketh the Lord.
 
Leviticus 18:22
JPS 18:22 Thou shalt not lie with mankind, as with womankind; it is abomination.
ONK 18:22 And with the male thou shalt not lie as with the woman; it is an abhorrent thing.
PAL 18:22 Nor with a male person shalt thou lie as with a woman; it is an abhorrent thing.
 
 
Leviticus 18:23
JPS 18:23 And thou shalt not lie with any beast to defile thyself therewith; neither shall any woman stand before a beast, to lie down thereto; it is perversion.
ONK 18:23 Nor with any beast shall be thy lying down to defile thyself with it; neither shall a woman stand before a beast to permit him to prevail with her; it is confusion.(28)
PAL 18:23 Neither shalt thou lie with any beast to corrupt thyself therewith; nor shall any woman approach before a beast for evil pleasure; it is confusion.
 
 
Leviticus 18:24
JPS 18:24 Defile not ye yourselves in any of these things; for in all these the nations are defiled, which I cast out from before you
ONK 18:24 Ye shall not pollute yourselves with any of these; for with all these have the peoples defiled themselves whom I am about to drive away from before you.
PAL 18:24 Defile not yourselves by any one of all these; for by all these have the peoples defiled themselves whom I am about to drive away from before you.
 
 
Leviticus 18:25
JPS 18:25 And the land was defiled, therefore I did visit the iniquity thereof upon it, and the land vomited out her inhabitants.
ONK 18:25 And the land (itself) is contaminated; and I will visit the guilt that is upon it, and the land shall vomit forth the inhabitants.
PAL 18:25 And the land hath been defiled, and I have visited the guilt upon it, and the land delivereth itself of its inhabitants.
 
 
Leviticus 18:26
JPS 18:26 Ye therefore shall keep My statutes and Mine ordinances, and shall not do any of these abominations; neither the home-born, nor the stranger that sojourneth among you
ONK 18:26 But you shall keep My statutes and My judgments, and commit none of these abominations, neither the native born nor the sojourners who sojourn among you;
PAL 18:26 But you, congregation of Israel, observe My statutes, and the order of My judgments, and commit not one of these abominations, neither (you who are) native born, or the strangers who sojourn among you.
 
 
Leviticus 18:27
JPS 18:27 for all these abominations have the men of the land done, that were before you, and the land is defiled
ONK 18:27 for all these abominations have been done by the men of the land who have been before you, and the land hath been polluted;
PAL 18:27 For these abominable things have been done by the men of the land who have been before you, so that the land hath been polluted:
 
 
Leviticus 18:28
JPS 18:28 that the land vomit not you out also, when ye defile it, as it vomited out the nation that was before you.
ONK 18:28 that the land vomit you not out when ye defile it; as it will have cast out the people who were before you.
PAL 18:28 lest, when you pollute the land, it cast you forth, as it will have delivered itself of the people that were before you.
JER 18:28 And the land cast you not forth.
 
Leviticus 18:29
JPS 18:29 For whosoever shall do any of these abominations, even the souls that do them shall be cut off from among their people.
ONK 18:29 For whoso committeth any of these abominations, the souls that do them shall be destroyed from among their people.
PAL 18:29 For whoever committeth any one of these abominations, the souls who do so shall be destroyed from among their people.
 
 
Leviticus 18:30
JPS 18:30 Therefore shall ye keep My charge, that ye do not any of these abominable customs, which were done before you, and that ye defile not yourselves therein: I am the LORD your God.
ONK 18:30 And you shall observe the keeping of My word, that you do not (according to) the abominable usages which have been done before you, nor be corrupted by them. I am the Lord your God.
PAL 18:30 Observe you (then) the keeping of My Word, in being careful to avoid the practice of these abominable rites, which have been practised in the land before you, and the defilement of yourselves by them: I am the Lord.
 
 
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