- The LORD spoke again to Moses and to Aaron, saying to them,
- "Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, 'These are the creatures which you may eat from all the animals that are on the earth.
- 'Whatever divides a hoof, thus making split hoofs, and chews the cud, among the animals, that you may eat.
- 'Nevertheless, you are not to eat of these, among those which chew the cud, or among those which divide the hoof: the camel, for though it chews cud, it does not divide the hoof, it is unclean to you.
- 'Likewise, the shaphan, for though it chews cud, it does not divide the hoof, it is unclean to you;