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The Hebrew text of Lev. 18:5 states, ה וּשְׁמַרְתֶּם אֶת חֻקֹּתַי וְאֶת מִשְׁפָּטַי אֲשֶׁר יַעֲשֶׂה אֹתָם הָאָדָם וָחַי בָּהֶם אֲנִי יַהְוֶה The phrase in question is וָחַי בָּהֶם. This consists of the conjunction ו prefixed to the verb חַי, followed by the preposition ב suffixed with a plural, 3rd person pronominal suffix ("them"). According to ...

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