LEVITICUS 19:32

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Thou shalt rise up before the hoary head, and honour the face of the old man, and fear thy God: I am the Lord.

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Leviticus 19:32 Translation & Meaning

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Thou shalt rise up תָּק֔וּם To rise (in various applications, literal, figurative, intensive and causative) rise up
before מִפְּנֵ֤י The face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc.) before
the hoary head, שֵׂיבָה֙ Old age hoary head
and honour וְהָֽדַרְתָּ֖ To swell up (literally or figuratively, active or passive); by implication, to favor or honor, be high or proud honour
the face פְּנֵ֣י The face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc.) face
of the old man, זָקֵ֑ן Old old man
and fear וְיָרֵ֥אתָ To fear; morally to revere; causatively to frighten fear
thy God: מֵּֽאֱלֹהֶ֖יךָ Gods in the ordinary sense; but specifically used (in the plural thus, especially with the article) of the supreme God; occasionally applied by way of deference to magistrates; and sometimes as a superlative God
I אֲנִ֥י I I
am (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
the Lord. יְהוָֽה׃ (the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God Lord

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  • 30  Ye shall keep my sabbaths, and reverence my sanctuary: I am the Lord.

  • 31  Regard not them that have familiar spirits, neither seek after wizards, to be defiled by them: I am the Lord your God.

  • 32  Thou shalt rise up before the hoary head, and honour the face of the old man, and fear thy God: I am the Lord.

  • 33  And if a stranger sojourn with thee in your land, ye shall not vex him.

  • 34  But the stranger that dwelleth with you shall be unto you as one born among you, and thou shalt love him as thyself; for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt: I am the Lord your God.




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