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The Dukes of Edom.

The History of Joseph. 11 And the sons of Eliphaz were Teman, B. C. 1716. 31 And these are the kings that reigned Omar, ' Zepho, and Gatam, and Kenaz.

in the land of Edom,

a before their reign

1 or, Zephi, 12 And Timna was concubine to Eli

ed any king over the children of Israel. phaz, Esau's son; and she bare to Eli

32 And Bela the son of Beor reigned in phaz, Amalek: these were the sons of..7.8.4. Edom: and the name of his city was Adah, Esau's wife.

Dinhabah, 13 And these are the sons of Reuel; Na

33 And Bela died, and Jobab the son hath, and Zerah, Sharnmah, and Mizzah:

of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stend. these were the sons of Bashemath, Esau's

34 And Jobab died, and Husham of the wife.

land of Temani reigned in his stead. 14 And these were the sons of Aholiba

35 And Husham died, and Hadad the mah, the daughter of Anah, the daughter

son of Bedad, who smote Midian in the of Zibeon, Esau's wife: and she bare to

field of Moab, reigned in his stead: and Esau, Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah.

the name of his city was Avith. 15 These were dukes of the sons of

36 And Hadad died, and Samlah of Esau : the sons of Eliphaz, the first-born

Masrekah reigned in his stead. son of Esau; duke Teman, duke Omar,

37 And Samlah died, and Saul of Rehoduke Zepho, duke Kenaz,

both by the river reigned in his stead. 16 Duke Korah, duke Gatam, and duke

38 And Saul died, and Baal-hanan the Amalek: these are the dukes that came

son of Achbor reigned in his stead. of Eliphaz in the land of Edom; these

39 And Baal-hanan the son of Achbor were the sons of Adah.

2 Ch.1,50: died, and 2 Hadar reigned in his stead : 17 And these are the sons of Reuel,

and the name of his city was Pau; and his Esau's son; duke Nahath, duke Zerah,

wife's name was Mehetabel, the daughter duke Shammah, duke Mizzah: these are

of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab. the dukes that came of Reuel in the land c Ex.15.15. 40 And these are the names of the dukes of Edom; these are the sons of Bashe

that came of Esau, according to their famath, Esau's wife.

milies, after their places, by their names; 18 And these are the sons of Aholiba-3 or, Aliah. duke Timnah, duke 3 Alvah, duke Jetheth, mah, Esau's wife; duke Jeush, duke Jaa

41 Du. Aholibamah, du. Elah, du. Pinon, lam, duke Korah: these were the dukes

42 Du. Kenaz, du. Teman, du. Mibzar, that came of Aholibamah, the daughter

43 Du. Magdiel, du. Iram: these be the of Anah, Esau's wife.

dukes of Edom, according to their habita19 These are the sons of Esau, who is

tions in the land of their possession: he Edom, and these are their dukes.

is Esau, the father of 4 the Edomites. 20 These are the sons of Seir d the Ho-ldc.14.6.

CHAP. XXXVII. rite, who inhabited the land; Lotan, and


of his fathShobal, and Zibeon, and Anah.

er's sojourn his father was a stranger, in the 21 And Dishon, and Ezer, and Dishan: ec.17.8.

land of Canaan. these are the dukes of the Horites, the

2 These are the generations of Jacob. children of Seir in the land of Edom.

Joseph being seventeen years old, was 22 And the children of Lotan were Hori


feeding the flock with his brethren; and and 6 Heman: and Lotan's sister was Timna. 6or, Homam. the lad was with the sons of Bilhah, and 23 And the children of Shobal were

with the sons of Zilpah, his father's wives: these; ? Alvan, and Manahath, and Edal,: or, Alian. and Joseph brought unto his father their Shepho, 8 and Onam.

8 or, Shephi, evil report.

sisa.2.22-24. 24 And these are the children of Zibeon; 1 Cor. 1.11. 3 Now Israel loved Joseph more than all both Ajah and Anah: this was that Anah

his children, because he was the & son of that found the mules in the wilderness, c.44.20. his old age: and he made him a coat of as he fed the asses of Zibeon his father.

i us pisces many colours." 25 And the children of Anah were these;

4 And when his brethren saw that their Dishon, and Aholibamah the daughter of Eze.16.16. father loved him more than all his breAnah.

thren, they hated i him, and could not 26 And these are the children of Dishon;

speak peaceably unto him. Hemdan, 10 and Eshban, and Ithran, and 10 or, Amran. 5 And Joseph dreamed a dream, and Cheran.

he told it his brethren; and they hated him 27 The children of Ezer are these; Bil

yet the more. han, and Zaavan, and 11 Akan.

6 And he said unto them, Hear, I pray 28 The children of Dishan are these;

you, this dream which I have dreamed: Uz, and Aran.

7 For, behold, we were binding sheaves 29 These are the dukes that came of

in the field, and, lo, my sheaf arose, and the Horites; duke Lotan, duke Shobal,|; c.42.6-9. also stood upright; and, behold, your duke Zibeon, duke Anah,

sheaves stood round about, and made 30 Duke Dishon, duke Ezer, duke Dishan: * Ps.118.22. obeisance i to my sheaf. these are the dukes that came of Hori,

8 And his brethren said to him, Shalt among their dukes in the land of Seir.

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The History of Joseph.

Judah's Profligacy. thou indeed have dominion over us? and B. C. 1729. came from Gilead, with their camels bearthey hated him yet the more for his dreams, a Je.8.22. ing spicery and a balm and myrrh, going and for his words.

to carry it down to Egypt. 9 And he dreamed yet another dream,

26 And Judah said unto his brethren, and told it his brethren, and said, Behold

What profit is it if we slay our brother, I have dreamed a dream more; and, be- • c.4.10: and conceal b his blood ? hold, the sun, and the moon, and the elev- | 0.44.14. 27 Come, and let us sell him to the Ishen stars, made obeisance to me.

meelites, and let not our hand d be upon 10 And he told it to his father, and to his d 1 Sa.18.17. him; for he is our brother, and our flesh: brethren: and his father rebuked him, and

And his brethren ' were content. said unto him, What is this dream that e Ju.6.3. 28 Then there passed by Midianites,

f Ps.105.17. thou hast dreamed? Shall I and thy mother

merchantmen; and they drew and lifted and thy brethren indeed come to bow down

up Joseph out of the pit, and sold Joseph & ourselves to thee to the earth?

to the Ishmeelites for twenty pieces of sil11 And his brethren envied h him; but 1 Ac.7.9. ver: and they brought Joseph into Egypt. his father observed the saying.

29 And Reuben returned unto the pit; 12 And his brethren went to feed their Lu.2,19,51 and behold, Joseph was not in the pit: father's flock in Shechem.

j Nu.14.6. and he rent j his clothes. 13 And Israel said unto Joseph, Do not

30 And he returned unto his brethren, thy brethren feed the flock in Shechem?

and said, The child k is not; and I, whithcome, and I will send thee unto them.

er shall I go? And he said to him, Here am I.

31 And they took Joseph's coat, m and 14 And he said to him, Go, I pray thee,

killed a kid of the goats, and dipped the see 2 whether it be well with thy brethren, 2 sce the peace coat in the blood: and well with the flocks; and bring me

32 And they sent the coat of many coword again. So he sent him out of the

lours, and they brought it to their father; vale of " Hebron, and he came to Shechem. n c.35.27. and said, This have we found: know now 15 And a certain man found him, and,

whether it be thy son's coat or no. behold, he was wandering in the field:

33 And he knew it, and said, It is my and the man asked him, saying, What . c.44.28. son's coat; an evil beast • hath devoured seekest thou ? P

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him: Joseph is without doubt rent in 16 And he said, I seek my brethren:

pieces. tell 9 me, I pray thee, where they feed 9 Ca.1.7. 34 And Jacob rent his clothes, and put their flocks.


upon his loins, and mourned 17 And the man said, They are depart

for his son many days. ed hence; for I heard them say, Let us

35 And all his sons and all his daughters go to Dothan. And Joseph went after his s 2 Sa.12.17.

rose up to comfort him; but he refused brethren, and found them in Dothan.

to be comforted: and he said, For I will 18 And when they saw him afar off, even

go down into the grave unto my son before he came near unto them, they con

mourning. Thus his father wept for

t P3.313. spired against him to slay him.

37.12,32. him. 19 And they said one to another, Behold,

36 And the Midianites sold him into this 3 dreamer cometh.

Egypt, unto Potiphar, an 4 officer of Pha20 Come now, therefore, and let us slay

raoh's, and 5 captain of the guard. him, v and cast him into some pit; and master of

CHAP. XXXVIII. we will say, Some evil beast hath devour-chief of the ed him: and we shall see what will become slaughter

Judah went down from his brethren, of his dreams.

and turned into a certain Adullamite, 21 And Reuben heard it, and he deliv

sor, chief

whose name was Hirah. ered him out of their hands; and said,

2 And Judah saw there a daughter of Let us not kill him.

a certain Canaanite, whose name 22 And Reuben said unto them, Shed no

Shuah; and he took her, and went in unblood, w but cast him into this pit that is

to her. in the wilderness, and lay no hand upon

3 And she conceived, and bare a son; him; that he might rid him out of their

and he called his name Er. hands, to deliver him to his father again.

4 And she conceived again, and bare a 23 And it came to pass, when Joseph

son; and she called his name Onan. was come unto his brethren, that they

5 And she yet again conceived, and bare stripped Joseph * out of his coat, his coat

a son; and called his name Shelah: and of many

6 colours y that was on him: 6 or, pieces. he was at Chezib, when she bare him. 24 And they took him, and cast him into

6 And Judah took a wife for Er his firsta pit: and the pit was empty, there was

born, whose name was Tamar. no water in it.

7 And Er, Judah's first-born, was wick25 And they sat down to eat a bread: 61 Ch.2.3.

ed in the sight of the Lord; and the and they lifted up their eyes and looked,

LORD slew him. and, behold, a company of • Ishmeelites 38 8 And Judah said unto Onan, Go in

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Judah's Profligacy.

GENESIS, XXXIX. Birth of Pharez and Zarah. unto « thy brother's wife, and marry her, B. C. 1729. [months after, that it was told Judah, sayand raise up seed to thy brother.

ing, Tamar thy daughter-in-law hath 9 And Onan knew that the seed should

played the harlot; " and also, behold, she not be his: and it came to pass, when he

is with child by whoredom: And Judah went in unto his brother's wife, that he

said, Bring her forth, and let her be spilled it on the ground, lest that he should Le.21.9. burnt. give seed to his brother.

25 When she was brought forth, she sent 10 And the thing which he did 1 dis-was enil in to her father-in-law, saying, By the man, pleased the LORD: wherefore he slew

whose these are, am I with child: and she him also.

said, Discern, a I pray thee, whose are 11 Then said Judah to Tamar his daugh-lev.18. these, the signet, and bracelets, and staff. ter-in-law, Remain a widow at thy fa

26 And Judah acknowledged them, and ther's house, till Shelah my son be grown:r 1 Sa.24.17. said, She hath been more f righteous than for he said, Lest peradventure he die also, 8v.14. I; because that I gave her not to s Shelah as his brethren did. And Tamar went

my son.

And he knew her again no and dwelt in her father's house.

Job34.31,32. A 12 And 2 in process of time the daugh-Tit.2.11,12. 27 And it came to pass in the time of ter of Shuah, Judah's wife, died; and Ju 2 the domaine dere her travail

, that, behold, twins were in dah was comforted, and went up unto his

her womb. sheep-shearers to Timnath, he and his

28 And it came to pass, when she trafriend Hirah the Adullamite.

vailed, that the one put out his hand: 13 And it was told Tamar, saying, Be

and the midwife took and bound upon

his hold, thy father-in-law goeth up i to Tim- i Jos.15.10. hand a scarlet thread, saying, This came nath to shear his sheep.

out first. 14 And she put her widow's garments

29 And it came to pass, as he drew back off from her, and covered her with a veil,

his hand, that, behold, his brother came and wrapped herself, and sat in an open 3 the door of out: and she said, 4 How hast thou place, j which is by the way to Timnath: eyes, or of broken forth? this breach be upon thee: for she saw that Shelah was grown, and or, whore therefore his name was called 5 Pharez. she was not given unto him to wife.

fore hast

30 And afterward came out his brother, 15 When Judah saw her, he thought her this breach that had the scarlet thread upon his hand: to be an harlot; because she had covered


and his name was called Zarah. her face.

CHAP. XXXIX. 16 And he turned unto her by the way, I No.26.2. ND Joseph was brought down to and said, Go to, I pray thee, let me come

Egypt; and Potiphar, an officer of in unto thee; (for he knew not that she 1 c.37.36. Pharaoh, captain of the guard, an Egypwas his daughter-in-law.) And she said,

tian, bought him of the hands of the IshWhat wilt thou give me, that thou mayest

meelites, which had brought him down come in unto me?

thither. 17 And he said, I will send thee 6 a kid 6 a kid of the from the flock. And she said, Wilt thou m 1 sa.16.18. he was a prosperous man; and he was in give me a pledge, till thou send it?

18.14,28. the house of his master the Egyptian. 18 And he said, What pledge shall I

3 And his master saw that the LORD was give thee? And she said, Thy signet, ” and n ver.25. with him, and that the LORD made all thy bracelets, and thy staff that is in thine

that he did to prosper • in his hand, hand: And he gave it her, and came in

4 And Joseph found grace P in his sight, unto her; and she conceived by him.

and he served him: and he made him 19 And she arose, and went away, and

overseer 9 over his house, and all that laid by her vail from her, and put on the

he had he put into his hand. garments of her widowhood.

5 And it came to pass from the time 20 And Judah sent the kid by the hand

that he had made him overseer in his of his friend the Adullamite, to receive

house, and over all that he had," that the his pledge from the woman's hand; but < c.30.27. LORD blessed the Egyptian's house for he found her not.

Joseph's sake; and the blessing of the 21 Then he asked the men of that place,

LORD was upon all that he had, in the saying, Where is the harlot, that was e De.28.3.6. house, and in the field. openly' by the way-side? And they said, or, in 6 And he left all that he had in Jo

. There was no harlot in this place. u 1 Sa.16.12. seph's hand; and he knew not aught he 22 And he returned to Judah, and said,

had, save the bread which he did eat. I cannot find her; and also the men of Ps.119.37. And Joseph was a goodly " person, and the place said, that there was no harlot

well favoured. in this place.

7 And it came to pass after these things, 23 And Judah said, Let her take it to


that his master's wife cast her eyes " upon her, lest we be shamed: w behold, I sentPS1.18.11. Joseph; and she said, Lie with me. this kid, and thou hast not found her.

8 But he refused, Y and said unto his mas24 And it came to pass about three

ter's wife, Behold, my master wotteth not

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The History of Joseph.


Pharaoh's butler and baker what is with me in the house, and he hath B. C. 1718. of his officers, against the chief of the butcommitted all that he hath to my hand;

lers, and against the chief of the bakers. 9 There is none greater in this house

3 And he put them in ward in the than I; neither hath he kept back any

house of the captain of the guard, into thing from me but thee, because thou art a c.39.20,2. the prison, “ the place where Joseph was his wife: how then can I do this great

bound. wickedness, and sin against God?

4 And the captain of the guard charged 10 And it came to pass, as she spake to $3,1.4.13. Joseph with them, and he served them: Joseph day by day, d that he hearkened not

and they continued a season in ward. unto her, to lie by her, or to be with her.

5 And they dreamed a dream both of 11 And it came to pass about this time, e Job 33.15-17. them, each man his dream in one night, that Joseph went into the house to do his

each man according to the interpretation business; and there was none of the men of

of his dream, the butler and the baker of the house there within.

the king of Egypt, which were bound in 12 And she caught him by his garment, Pr.7.13

the prison. saying, Lie with me: and he left his gar

6 And Joseph came in unto them in the ment in her hand, and fled, 5 and got him : Ec.7.26. morning, and looked upon them, and, beout.

hold, they were sad." 13 And it came to pass, when she saw

7 And he asked Pharaoh's officers that that he had left his garment in her hand,

were with him in the ward of his lord's and was fled forth,

house, saying, Wherefore 1 look ye so 14 That she called unto the men of her i Ne.2.2.

faces evil?

sadly ito-day? house, and spake unto them, saying, See,

8 And they said unto him, We have he hath brought in an Hebrew unto us to ; c.41.15. dreamed a dream, and there is no j intermock k us: he came in unto me to lie with k Exc.m.s. preter of it. And Joseph said unto them, me, and I cried with a 2 loud voice:

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Do not interpretations belong to God? 15 And it came to pass, when he heard

tell me them, I pray you. that I lifted up my voice and cried, that he

9 And the chief butler told his dream to left his garment with me, and fled, and got n Ju.7.13. Joseph, and said to him, In my dream, * him out.

behold, a vine was before me; 16 And she laid up his garment by her,

10 And in the vine were three branches: until his lord came home,

and it was as though it budded, and her 17 And she spake unto him ” according " Ex.33.1

blossoms shot forth; and the clusters thereto these words, saying, The Hebrew ser

of brought forth ripe grapes: vant, which thou hast brought unto us,

11 And Pharaoh's cup was in my hand; came in unto me to mock me:

and I took the grapes, and pressed them 18 And it came to pass, as I lifted up my

into Pharaoh's cup, and I gave


cup voice, and cried, that he left his garment

into Pharaoh's hand. with me, and fled out.

12 And Joseph said unto him, This is the 19 And it came to pass, when his master

interpretation of it: • The three branches heard the words of his wife, which she

are three days: spake unto him, saying, After this manner

13 Yet within three days shall Pharaoh did thy servant to me, that his wrath I was

S lift up thine head, P and restore thee, kindled.

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unto thy place: and thou shalt deliver 20 And Joseph's master took him, and 9 Pr.6,34,35. Pharaoh's cup into his hand, after the forput him into the " prison, a place where - 0.41.14. mer manner when thou wast his butler. the king's prisoners were bound: and he

14 But 4 think on me when it shall be was there in the prison.

me with thce. well with thee, and shew kindness, • I pray 21 But the Lord was with Joseph, and

$ 18:20:14,15. thee unto me; and make mention of me shewed 5 him mercy,

him * favour

unto Pharaoh, and bring nie out of this in the sight of the keeper of the prison.

house: 22 And the keeper of the prison commit

15 For indeed I was stolen away out of ted to Joseph's hand all the prisoners that

the land of the Hebrews; and here also were in the prison; and whatsoever they Da.1.9. have I done nothing u that they should put did there, he was the doer of it.

me into the dungeon. 23 The keeper of the prison looked not Ps.59.3,4.

16 When the chief baker saw that the to any thing that was under his hand; be

interpretation was good, he said unto Jo

v y.2,3. cause the Lord was with him, and that or, full of seph, I also was in my dream, and, behold, which he did, the LORD " made it to pros- 1 meat of

I had three 6 white baskets on my head: per.

Pharaoh, 17 And in the uppermost basket there was CHAP. XL.

a baker,

of all manner of? bake-meats for Pharaoh;

and the birds did eat them out of the basthat the butler w of the king of Egypt 2 Pr.16.14. ket upon my head. and his baker had offended their lord the

18 And Joseph answered and said, This king of Egypt.

is the interpretation thereof: The three 2 And Pharaoh was wroth - against two 40 baskets y are three days:


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Pharaoh's two dreams.

GENESIS, XLI. Pharaoh's dreams interpreted. 19 Yet within three a days shall Pha- B. C. 1718.p the dungeon: And he shaved himself, and raoh lift up thy head from off thee, and

changed his raiment, and came in unto shall hang thee on a tree; and the birds 0 Sa.2.8. Pharaoh. shall eat thy flesh from off thee.

15 And Pharaoh said unto a Joseph, I 20 And it came to pass the third day, thee, and have dreamed a dream, and there is none which was Pharaoh's birth-day, that he office from that can interpret it: and I have heard made a feast unto all his servants: and he

say of thee, that a thou canst understand s lifted 3 up the head of the chief atler and

a dream to interpret it: of the chief baker among his servants.

16 And Joseph answered Pharaoh, say21 And he restored the chief butler un

ing, It is not in me: God shall give Phato his butlership again; and he gave the 2 or, when raoh an answer of peace. сир & into Pharaoh's hand:

17 And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, In 22 But he hanged the chief baker; as

my dream, behold, I stood upon the bank

interpret it. Joseph had interpreted to them.

of the river: 1 23 Yet did not the chief butler remem


18 And, behold, there came up out of ber Joseph, but ) forgat him,

3 or, reckoned. the river seven kine, fat-fleshed and wellCHAP. XLI.

g Ne.2.1.

favoured; and they fed in a meadow.

19 And, behold, seven other kine came

j Ps.31.12. two full years, that Pharaoh k dream

Ec.9.15,16. up after them, poor, and very ill-favoured ed; and, behold, he stood by the river.

and lean-fleshed, such as I never saw in 2 And, behold, there came up out of

all the land of Egypt for badness: the river seven well-favoured kine, and

20 And the lean and the ill-favoured fat-fleshed; and they fed in a meadow.

kine did eat up the first seven fat kine: 3 And, behold, seven other kine came

21 And when they had 4 eaten them up, up after them out of the river, ill-favour- of them. it could not be known that they had eaten ed and lean-fleshed, and stood by the other

them; but they were still ill-favoured, as kine upon the brink of the river.

at the beginning. So I awoke. 4 And the ill-favoured and lean-fleshed

22 And I saw in my dream, and, behold, kine did eat up the seven well-favoured

seven ears came up in one stalk, full and and fat kine. So Pharaoh awoke.

good: 5 And he slept and dreamed the seconds 23 And, behold, seven ears,

withered, time: and, behold, seven ears of corn

thin, and blasted with the east wind, sprung came up upon one stalk, 6 rank and good. 6 fat. up after them: 6 And, behold, seven thin ears, and

24 And the thin ears devoured the seven blasted with the east wind, sprung up good ears. And I told this onto the ? after them.

gicians; but there was none that could 7 And the seven thin ears devoured the

declare it to me. seven rank and full ears. And Pharaoh

25 And Joseph said unto Pharaoh, The awoke, and, behold, it was a dream.

dream of Pharaoh is one: God hath shew8 And it came to pass in the morning, " Re.4.1.

m Da.2.29,45. ed Pharaoh what he is about " to do. that his spirit was troubled; and he n Da.4.5,19. 26 The seven good kine are seven years; sent and called for all • the magicians of

and the seven good ears are seven years: Egypt, and all the wise men thereof: and Ex.7.11

. the dream is one. Pharaoh told them his dreams; but there

27 And the seven thin and ill-favoured was none that could interpret P them unto p 1 Cor.1.19. kine, that came up after them, are seven Pharaoh.


and the seven empty ears, blasted 9 Then spake the chief butler unto Pha- 9 2 Ki.8.1. with the east-wind, shall be seven ? years raoh, saying, I do remember my faults this

of famine. day.

28 This is the thing which I have spoken 10 Pharaoh was wroth" with his ser

unto Pharaoh: what God is about to do, vants, and put me in ward in the captain

he sheweth unto Pharaoh. of the guard's house, both me and the s ver.47. 29 Behold, there come seven years of chief baker.

grat plenty throughout all the land of 11 And we dreamed a dream in one night,

Egypt: I and he;

we dreamed each man accord-c.41.15. 30 And there shall arise after them seven ing to the interpretation of his dream.

years of famine; " and all the plenty shall 12 And there was there with us a young

be forgotten in the land of Egypt; and the man, an Hebrew, servant to the captain of

famine shall consume " the land: the guard; and we told him, and he inter

31 And the plenty shall not be known in preted to us our dreams; to each man ac- 7 hcavy, the land, by reason of that famine followcording to his dream he did interpret. 8 or, prepared ing; for it shall be very grievous. 13 And it came to pass, as he interpret

of God. 32 And for that the dream was doubled ed to us, so it was; me he restored unto

unto Pharaoh twice; w it is because the mine office, and him he hanged.

thing is 8 established by God, and God 14 Then Pharaoh sent and called Joseph,

will shortly bring it to pass.* and they brought him hastily out of 41 33 Now, therefore, let Pharaoh look out

1 ver.8.



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7.28. 8.27.


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I Nu.23.19.

Is.46.10. 9 made him


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