These also shall be
unclean unto you among the creeping things that creep upon the earth; the weasel, and the mouse, and the tortoise after his kind,
And the ferret, and the chameleon, and the lizard, and the snail, and the mole.
unclean to you among all that creep: whosoever doth touch them, when they be dead, shall be unclean until the even.
And upon whatsoever any
of them, when they are dead, doth fall, it shall be unclean; whether it be
any vessel of wood, or raiment, or skin, or sack, whatsoever vessel it be
, wherein any
work is done, it must be put into water, and it shall be unclean until the even; so it shall be cleansed.
And every earthen vessel, whereinto any
of them falleth, whatsoever is
in it shall be unclean; and ye shall break it.
Of all meat which may be eaten, that
on which such
water cometh shall be unclean: and all drink that may be drunk in every such
vessel shall be unclean.
And every thing
whereupon any part
of their carcase falleth shall be unclean; whether it be
oven, or ranges for pots, they shall be broken down: for
unclean, and shall be unclean unto you.
Nevertheless a fountain or pit, wherein there is
plenty of water, shall be clean: but that which toucheth their carcase shall be unclean.
And if any part
of their carcase fall upon any sowing seed which is to be sown, it shall be
But if any
water be put upon the seed, and any part
of their carcase fall thereon, it shall be
unclean unto you.
And if any beast, of which ye may eat, die; he that toucheth the carcase thereof shall be unclean until the even.
And he that eateth of the carcase of it shall wash his clothes, and be unclean until the even: he also that beareth the carcase of it shall wash his clothes, and be unclean until the even.
And every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth shall be
an abomination; it shall not be eaten.
Whatsoever goeth upon the belly, and whatsoever goeth upon all
four, or whatsoever hath more feet among all creeping things that creep upon the earth, them ye shall not eat; for they are