the LORD. Hebrew. Jehovah. App-4.
said. See note on Leviticus 5:14.
the priests the sons of Aaron. Occurs only here. In all the other seven passages it is in Hebrew "the sons of Aaron, the priests". See Leviticus 1:5.
the dead = a dead soul. Hebrew. nephesh. See App-13, and note on Leviticus 19:28.
kin = flesh.
defile himself [for his wife]. Figure of speech Ellipsis. App-6.
a chief = a lord, or leader. Hebrew. ba"al. Supply Figure of speech Ellipsis (App-6) [a priest].
shave. Forbidden to the Israelites; but in Egypt a disgrace not to shave. See Genesis 41:14. 1 Samuel 10:4, 1 Samuel 10:5.
the corner of their beard = their whiskers.
holy = set apart, or separate. See note on Exodus 3:5. Here, a singular noun = a separated set.
God. Hebrew. Elohim. App-4.
offerings = Hebrew. ishsheh. App-43.
bread = food of all kinds. Put by Figure of speech Synecdoche (of Species). App-6. See note on Leviticus 3:11. of their God. Genitive of relation. App-17.
offer = bring near. Hebrew. karab, App-43.
holy. See note on Exodus 3:5.
I the LORD, Which, &c. = Jehovah title. See note on Leviticus 20:8, and App-4.
burnt = burnt up Hebrew. saraph. App-43.
high priest. See note on Leviticus 4:3.
consecrated. See note on Exodus 28:41. Exodus 9:17.
rend. See notes on Leviticus 10:6; Leviticus 13:45.
dead body = dead soul. Hebrew "dead nephesh". The opposite of "living soul"in Genesis 2:7. See note on Leviticus 19:28, and App-13.
crown = consecration: i.e. = Nazariteship.
spake. See note on Leviticus 5:14.
generations = posterity.
flat = any deformity (of the nose).
any thing superfluous = any thing over long or excessive. Compare Leviticus 22:23.
blemish in his eye = defective vision, or cataract.
children. Hebrew sons.
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