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Numbers 15:40 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— that ye may remember and do all my commandments, and be holy unto your God.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— That ye may remember, and do all my commandments, and be holy unto your God.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— so that you may remember to do all My commandments and be holy to your God.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— That ye may remember, and do all my commandments, and be holy to your God.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— that ye may remember and do all my commandments, and be holy unto your God.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— to the intent ye may call to mind, and do all my commandments, and be holy unto your God.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— so that ye remember and have done all My commands, and ye have been holy to your God;
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— But rather being mindful of the precepts of the Lord, may do them and be holy to their God.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— That ye may remember, and doe all my commandements, and be holy vnto your God.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— that ye may remember and perform all my commands, and ye shall be holy unto your God.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— That ye may remember, and do all my commandments, and be holy unto your Elohim.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
That x4616
(4616) Complement
לְמַעַן
ma`an
{mah'-an}
From H6030; properly heed, that is, purpose; used only adverbially, on account of (as a motive or an aim), teleologically in order that.
ye may remember, 2142
{2142} Prime
זָכַר
zakar
{zaw-kar'}
A primitive root; properly to mark (so as to be recognized), that is, to remember; by implication to mention; also (as denominative from H2145) to be male.
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
and do 6213
{6213} Prime
עָשָׂה
`asah
{aw-saw'}
A primitive root; to do or make, in the broadest sense and widest application.
z8804
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
x853
(0853) Complement
אֵת
'eth
{ayth}
Apparently contracted from H0226 in the demonstrative sense of entity; properly self (but generally used to point out more definitely the object of a verb or preposition, even or namely).
all x3605
(3605) Complement
כֹּל
kol
{kole}
From H3634; properly the whole; hence all, any or every (in the singular only, but often in a plural sense).
my commandments, 4687
{4687} Prime
מִצְוָה
mitsvah
{mits-vaw'}
From H6680; a command, whether human or divine (collectively the Law).
and be 1961
{1961} Prime
הָיָה
hayah
{haw-yaw'}
A primitive root (compare H1933); to exist, that is, be or become, come to pass (always emphatic, and not a mere copula or auxiliary).
z8804
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
holy 6918
{6918} Prime
קָדוֹשׁ
qadowsh
{kaw-doshe'}
From H6942; sacred (ceremonially or morally); (as noun) God (by eminence), an angel, a saint, a sanctuary.
unto your lhm אֱלֹהִים. 430
{0430} Prime
אֱלֹהִים
'elohiym
{el-o-heem'}
Plural of H0433; 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.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Numbers 15:37-41.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Numbers 15:40

Be ye holy — Purged from sin and sincerely devoted to God.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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be holy:

Leviticus 11:44-45 For I [am] the LORD your God: ye shall therefore sanctify yourselves, and ye shall be holy; for I [am] holy: neither shall ye defile yourselves with any manner of creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth. ... For I [am] the LORD that bringeth you up out of the land of Egypt, to be your God: ye shall therefore be holy, for I [am] holy.
Leviticus 19:2 Speak unto all the congregation of the children of Israel, and say unto them, Ye shall be holy: for I the LORD your God [am] holy.
Romans 12:1 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, [which is] your reasonable service.
Ephesians 1:4 According as he hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love:
Colossians 1:2 To the saints and faithful brethren in Christ which are at Colosse: Grace [be] unto you, and peace, from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ.
1 Thessalonians 4:7 For God hath not called us unto uncleanness, but unto holiness.
1 Peter 1:15-16 But as he which hath called you is holy, so be ye holy in all manner of conversation; ... Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy.
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Lv 11:44; 19:2. Ro 12:1. Ep 1:4. Col 1:2. 1Th 4:7. 1P 1:15.

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