DEUTERONOMY 14:27

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“And the Levite that is within thy gates; thou shalt not forsake him; for he hath no part nor inheritance with thee.”

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Deuteronomy 14:27 Translation & Meaning

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KJV Verse Original Hebrew Meaning/ Definition
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And the Levite וְהַלֵּוִ֥י A Levite or descendant of Levi Levite
that אֲשֶׁר Who, which, what, that; also (as an adverb and a conjunction) when, where, how, because, in order that, etc that
is (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
within thy gates; בִּשְׁעָרֶ֖יךָ An opening, i.e., door or gate within gates
thou shalt not לֹ֣א Not (the simple or abs. negation); by implication, no; often used with other particles not
forsake תַֽעַזְבֶ֑נּוּ To loosen, i.e., relinquish, permit, etc forsake
him; for כִּ֣י (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjunction or adverb (as below); often largely modified by other particles annexed him for
he hath no אֵ֥ין A nonentity; generally used as a negative particle no
part חֵ֥לֶק Properly, smoothness (of the tongue); also an allotment part
nor inheritance וְנַֽחֲלָ֖ה Properly, something inherited, i.e., (abstractly) occupancy, or (concretely) an heirloom; generally an estate, patrimony or portion inheritance
with עִמָּֽךְ׃ Adverb or preposition, with (i.e., in conjunction with), in varied applications; specifically, equally with; often with prepositional prefix (and then usually unrepresented in English) with
thee. עִמָּֽךְ׃ Adverb or preposition, with (i.e., in conjunction with), in varied applications; specifically, equally with; often with prepositional prefix (and then usually unrepresented in English) thee

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  • 25  Then shalt thou turn it into money, and bind up the money in thine hand, and shalt go unto the place which the Lord thy God shall choose:

  • 26  And thou shalt bestow that money for whatsoever thy soul lusteth after, for oxen, or for sheep, or for wine, or for strong drink, or for whatsoever thy soul desireth: and thou shalt eat there before the Lord thy God, and thou shalt rejoice, thou, and thine household,

  • 27  And the Levite that is within thy gates; thou shalt not forsake him; for he hath no part nor inheritance with thee.

  • 28  At the end of three years thou shalt bring forth all the tithe of thine increase the same year, and shalt lay it up within thy gates:

  • 29  And the Levite, (because he hath no part nor inheritance with thee,) and the stranger, and the fatherless, and the widow, which are within thy gates, shall come, and shall eat and be satisfied; that the Lord thy God may bless thee in all the work of thine hand which thou doest.




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