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ran out waters on the right side.

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, from be? 011 Heb.waters of through the waters : the * waters were to this is the caft-fide. miffe . gehe ankleso the ankles.

19 And the south side south-ward from 4 Again he measured a thousand, and Tamar, even to the waters of * 1trife in Ka- * 05, Meribadi brought me through the waters; the waters' deli, the ț river, to the great sea : and this for, örtey. were to the knees : again he measured a is the south-side I fouth-ward. thousand, and brought me through ; the wa

20 The west-side also shall be the great ters were to the loyns.

fea from the border, till a man come over 5 Afterward he measured a thousand, and against Hamath : this is the west-side:

it was a river that I could not pass over : 21 So shall ye divide this land unto you, hal t Heb. waters of for the waters were rifen, † waters to swim according to the tribes of Israel.

in, a river that could not be passed over. 22 And it shall come to pass; that ye
6 And he said unto me, Son of man,

shall divide it by lot for an inheritance unto
hast thou seen this ? then he brought me, you, and to the strangers that fojourn among

and caused me to return to the brink of the you, which shall beget children among you: to his river.

and they shall be unto you as born in the -7 Now' when I had returned, behold, at country among the children of Israel, they the i bank of the river were very many

shall have inheritance with you among the # Heb. lip. trees on the one side and on the other.

tribes of Israel. to

8 Then said he unto me, These waters 23 And it shall come to pass, that in what le

issue out toward the east-country, and go tribe the stranger sojourneth, there shall ye

down into the * desert, and go into the sea : give him his inheritance, faith the Lord G'od. Of, plain, ce Deut, 3.17. which being brought forth into the sea, the

CH A P. XLVIII. waters shall be healed.

1, 23 The portions of the twelve tribes, 8 of 9 And it shall come to pass, that every the sanctuary, 15 of the city and suburbs, thing that liveth, which moveth, whitherso. 21 and of the prince. 30 The dimensions

ever the rivers shall come, shall live : and and gates of the city. 15 Heb. two there shall be a very great multitude of filh, N - from the north-end to the coast of Chap. 47:

Ow thele are the names of the tribes, because these waters shall come thither: for

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math; Hazar-enan, the border of Damascus V

10 And it shall coine to pass, that the north-ward, to the coast of Hamath ( for fishers Thall stand upon it, from En-gedi even

these are his sides east and west) * a portion á pöt:

for Dan. unto En-eglaim ; they fhall be a place to

spread forth nets, their fish shall be accor- 2 And by the border of Dan, from the • Nam. 34. 6 ding to their kinds as the fish of the great east-side unto the west-side, a portion for I Chap. 48. 28. sea, exceeding many.

11 Bit the miry places thereof, and the 3 And by the border of Asher, from the
marishes thereof, & Thall not be healed, they east-side even unto the west-side; a portion

for Naphtali. which thall not shall be given to falt.

· 12 And by the river upon the bank there. 4 And by the border of Naphtali, from
of on this side and on that lide, * íhall grow the east-lide unto the west-side, a portion for
all trees for meat, " whole leaf shall not fade, Manaffeti.

neither shall the fruit thereof be consumed : 5 And by the border of Manasseh, from Jer. 17. 8. it shall bring forth f new fruit according to the east-lide unto the wett-lide, a portion for 1 Or, principal.

his months, because their waters they illued Ephraim.

out of the fanctuary, and the fruit thereof 6 And by the border of Ephraim, from the #05, for braises shall be for meat, and the leaf thereof † for east-fide even unto the weit-fide, a portion e medicine.

for Reuben.
13 | Thus faith the Lord God, This 7 And by the border of Reuben, from the
shall be the border, whereby ye shall inherit east-fide unto the west-side, a portion for
the land according to the twelve tribes of If- Judah.
rael : f Joseph Mall have two portions. 8 9 And by the border of Judah, from
14 And ye shail inherit it, one as well as

the eaft-lide unto the west-side, shall be chap. diside another: concerning the which I *% lifted up the offering which ye shall offer of five and 13.05.& 15.9. mine hand to give it unto your fathers, and twenty thousand reeds in breadth, and is & 17.8. & 26. this land shall fall unto you for inheritance.

. length as one of the other parts, from the
15 And this shall be the border of the land east-lide unto the west-side, and the fan&tu-
toward the north-fide, from the great sea, ary shall be in the midst of it.
the way of Hethlon, as men go to Zedad : 9 The oblation that ye shall offer unto
16 Hamath, Berothah, Sibraim, which is

thé Lord, Shall be of five and twenty
between the border of Damascus, and the thousand in length, and of ten thoufand in
+ Or, the middle border of Hamath ; †Hazar-hatticon, which breadth.
is by the coast of Hauran.

io And for them, even for the prielis mali 17 And the border from the sea, shall be this holy oblation, toward the north, five Chap 48.t. be “ Hazar-enan, the border of Damascus, and twenty thousand in length, and toward and the north north-ward, and the border


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2Before the west, ten thousand in breadth, and to- and twenty thousand toward the west-bor- Before Chritt

ward the east ten thousand in breadth, and der, over againit the portions for the prince,

toward the south five and twenty thousand and it thall be the holy oblation, and the Chrit 574. in length, and the sanctuary of the LORD sanctuary of the house shall be in the midft 574. shall be in the midst thereof.

thereof. u * It shall be for the priests that are 22 Moreover, from the possession of the the poti oamenii fanctified, of the sons of Zadok, which Levites, and from the possession of the be for the rots have kept my † charge, which went not a- city, being in the midit of that which is

stray when the children of Israel wert astray, the princes, between the border of Judah

d as the Levites went astray. a Chap. 44.10.

and the border of Benjamin, shall be for
12 And this oblation of the land that is

the prince.
offered, shall be unto them a thing most holy 23 As for the rest of the tribes, from the
by the border of the Levites.

east-lide unto the west-lide, Benjamin Mall
13 And over against the border of the have a portion.
priests, the Levites Thall have five and twenty 24 And by the border of Benjamin, from tione
thousand in length, and ten thousand in the east-lide unto the west-fide, Simeon Mall
breadth: all the length shall be five and twenty have a portion.
thousand, and the breadth ten thousand. 25 And by the border of Simeon, from

14 And they shall not sell of it, neither the east-lide unto the west-side, Islachar a
exchange, nor alienate the first-fruits of the portion.
land : for it is holy unto the LORD.

26 And by the border of Issachar, from
15 And the five thousand that are left the east-lide unto the west-side, Zebulun a
in the breadth over against the five and twen- portion.
ty thousand, shall be a profane place for the 27 And by the border of Zebulun, from
city, for dwelling and for suburbs, and the the east-lide unto the west-side, Gad a por.
city shall be in the midst thereof.

16 And these shall be the measures thereof, 28 And by the border of Gad, at the
the north-lide four thousand and five hun- south-side south-ward, the border fhall be
dred, and the south-side four thousand and even from Tamar unto the waters of † Itrife | Heb. Merike
five hundred, and on the east-fide four thou- in Kadesh, and to the river f toward the Chap. 47,19
fand and five hundred, and the west-lide great sea. .
four thousand and five hundred.

29 This is the land which ye shall divide
17 And the suburbs of the city shall be by lot unto the tribes of Israel for inheri-
toward the north two hundred and fifty, tance, and these are their portions, faith the
and toward the south two hundred and fifty, Lord God.
and toward the east two hundred and fifty, 30 And these are the goings out of
and toward the west two hundred and fif the city on the north-fide, four thousand

and five hundred measures.
18 And the residue in length over against 31 & And the gates of the city shall be af- Rev.21. 12,
the oblation of the holy portion, Mall be ten ter the names of the tribes of 'Ifrael, three &c.
thousand east-ward, and ten thousand west- gates north-ward ; one gate of Reuben, one
ward : and it shall be over against the obla- gate of Judah, one gate of Levi.
tion of the holy portion, and the increase 32 And at the east-side four thousand and
thereof shall be for food unto them that serve five hundred : and three gates; and one
the city.

gate of Joseph, one gate of Benjamin, one
19 And they that serve the city, shall serve gate of Dan.
it out of all the tribes of Israel.

33 And at the south-side four thousand
20 All the oblation Mall be five and twen- and five hundred measures: and three gates;
ty thousand, by five and twenty thousand : one gate of Simeon, one gate of Islachar, one

Thall offer the holy oblation four-square, gate of Zebulun. with the possession of the city.

34 At the west-side four thousand and 21 And the residue shall be for the five hundred, with their three gates; one prince on the one side and on the other of gate of Gad, one gate of Afher, one gate of the holy oblation, and of the possession of Naphtali

. the city over against the five and twenty 35 It was round about eighteen thousand Jer. 19.16 thousand, of the oblation toward the east- measures : 5 and the name of the city from alebo border, and west-ward over against the five that day shall be, † The Lord is there.

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Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah. with thy servants.
8 They refusing the kings portion, do pro- 14 So he consented to them in this natoa
Sper with pulse and water. 17 Their excel ter, and proved them ten days.
lency in wisdom.

15 And at the end of ten days; theië
N the third year of the countenances appeared fairer, and fatter in

reign of Jehoiakim king flesh than all the children which did eat • 2 Kings 24. i.

of Judah, ·came Ne- the portion of the kings meat.
buchadnezzar king of 16 Thus Melzar took away the portion
Babylon, unto Jerusa- of their meat, and the wine that they should
lem, and besieged it. drink : and gave them pulse:

2 And the Lord gave 17 As for these four children: God

Jehoiakim king of Ju- gave them k knowledge and skill in all ads 4. ii. 606.

dah into his hand, with learning and wisdom : and + Daniel had part of the vessels of the house of God, understanding in all visions and dreams. Gen. 10. to. which he carried into the land of Shinar 18 Now at the end of the days that the

to the house of his god, and he brought king had said he should bring them in, then Numb, 12.6
the ve Tels into the treasure-house of his the prince of the eunuchs brought them in Cliap. 1o. t.

before Nebuchadnezzar.
3. And the king spake unto Ashpenáz the 19 And the king .communed with them,
master of his eunuchs, that

he thould bring and among them all was found 'none like of undertandinga * certain of the children of Israel, and of Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah : chap, oi 28. the kings feed, and of the princes ;

therefore m stood they before the king: He lived iorcé 4 Children in whom was no blemishi; 20 * And in all matters of # wisdom and time of the res but well-favoured, and skilful in all wis- understanding that the kingenquired of fun of his pede dom, and cunning in knowledge, and un- them, he found them ten times better than Babyloniau derstanding science, and such as had ability all the magicians and astrologers that were though lie did,

in them to stand in the kings palace, and in all his realm. Ads 7.211

whom they might teach the learning and the 2 L • And Daniel continued even unto the Pal 110. t.' tongue of the Chaldeans.

first year of king Cyrus. 5 And the king appointed them a daily

Heb. the wine provision of the kings meat, and off the i Nebuchadnezzat forgetting his dream, fed
f bis drinke wine which he drank : fo nourishing them quireth it of the Chaldeans, by promises

three years, that at the end thereof they and threatnings. 10 They acknowledging
might f stand before the king.

their inability, are judged to die. . 14 Da-
6 Now among these were of the children niel obtaining some respite, findeth the
of Judah, Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and dream. 19 He bleseth God. 24 He staging

the decree, is brought to the king. 31 9 Unto whom the prince of the eunuchs The dream. 36 The interpretation. 46 Dau Chap 4 5 gave names : & for he gave unto Daniel the niels advancement.

name of Belteshazzar ; and to Hananiah, of Nd in the second year of the reign of 6oži Shadrach ; and to Mishael, of Meshach; and

Nebuchadnezzar, Nebuchadnezzar to Azariah, of Abed-nego.

dreamed dreams, wherewith his spirit "Gen. 4884 8 But Daniel purposed in his heart, that was troubled, and his sleep brake from Deut. $7638. he would not defile himself h with the por

him. 108. 9. 30

tion of the kings meat, nor with the wine 2 Then the king commanded to call the
which he drank

: therefore he requested of magicians, and the astrologers, and the for-
the prince of the eunuchs, that he might cerers, and the Chaldeans, for to fhew the
not defile himself.

king his dreains : so they came and stood Sec Gen: 39.

9 Now i God had brought Daniel into before the king.

favour and tender love with the prince of 3 And the king faid unto them; I have
16. Prov. 16. 7.
the eunuchs.

dreamed a dream, and my spirit was troubled
jo And the prince of the eunuchs said to know the dream.
unto Daniel, I fear my lord the king, who 4 Then spake the Chaldeans to the king

hath appointed your meat and your drink: in Syriack, king, live for ever : tell thy bi tingě t. Ita Heb. Sadders for why should he see your faces worse servants the dream, and we will thew the chap. z. o de Or,term, or, liking than the children which are of your* interpretation.

fort? then shall ye make me endanger my 5. The king answered and said to the
head to the king.

Chaldeans, The thing is gone from me: if fot,Thefteward. 11 Then said Daniel to + Melzar, whom


will not make known unto me the dream, the prince of the eunuchs had set over Da- with the interpretation thereof, ye shall be niel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah,

cut in pieces, and your houses Thall be • Éžta 6. it; 12 Prove thy servants, I beseech thee, ten

made a dunghil. Seb. of pulse days, and let them give us + pulse * to eat, 6 But if ye shew the dream, and the inter- *Chald. mado 74 ont, &c. and water to drink.

pretation thereof, ye shall receive of me gifts 1 or, fee. 13 Then let our countenances be looked and 7 rewards, and great honour: therefore Chap. s. 176 upon before thee, and the countenance of

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2efoze Thew me the dream, and the interpretation 24 Therefore Daniel went in unto A- Before Chrilt thereof.

rioch whom the king had ordained to de7 They answered again and said, Let the stroy the wise-men of Babylon : he went

Chrift king tell his servants che dream, and we will and said thus unto him, Destroy not the 603. thew the interpretation of it.

wise-men of Babylon : bring me in before 8 The king answered and said, I know of the king, and I will shew unto the king the # Chald. buy certainty that ye would † gain the time, be- interpretation.

cause ye seg the thing is gone from me. 25 Then Arioch brought in Daniel before
9 But if ye will not make known unto me the king in haste, and said thus unto him, † #Chald

. Tel d Efth.4. 11. the dream, there is but one decree for you: I have found a man of the *captives of Ju- *Chalachia

for ye have prepared lying and corrupt words dah, that will make known unto the king
to speak before me, till the time be changed: The interpretation.
therefore tell me the dream, and I shall know 26 The king answered and said to Daniel,
that ye can shew me the interpretation there- whose name was Belteshazzar, Art thou

able to make known unto me the dream
10 | The Chaldeans answered before the which I have seen, and the interpretation
king, and said, There is not a man upon

the earth that can fhew the kings matter : 27 Daniel answered in the presence of the
therefore there is no king, lord, nor ruler, king, and said, The secret which the king
that asked such things at any magician, or hath demanded, cannot the wise-men, the a-
astrologer, or Chaldean.

strologers, the magicians, the foothsayers
11 And it is a rəre thing that the king few unto the king ;

requireth, and there is none other that can 28 · But there is a God in heaven that re- "Vet.18. Amor Ver. 28. Chap• fhew it before the king, except the gods, vealeth secrets, and † maketh known to the whose dwelling is not with flesh. king Nebuchadnezzar, p what shall be in the made kreun

, 12 For this cause the king was angry and latter days. Thy dream, and the visions of very furious, and commanded to destroy all thy head upon thy bed, are these ; the wise-men of Babylon.

29 ( As for thee, O king, thy thoughts † 13 And the decree went forth that the came into thy mind, upon thy bed, what wise-men should be flain ; and they sought should come to pass hereafter : 4 and he that Ver. 24,82 Daniel and his fellows to be flain.

revealeth secrets maketh known unto thee 14 Then Daniel

answered with coun- what fhail come to pass. Or

, chief mara sel and wisdom to Arioch the t captain of 30 * But as for me, this secret is not re- iso Gen. 4lı # Chald. chief the kings guard, which was gone forth to vealed to me, for any wisdom that I have 16. or slaughter-men. Nlay the wile-men of Babylon :

more than any living, * but for their fakes *Or

, im fit 15 He answered and said to Arioch the that shall make known the interpretation to the interpretat kings captain, Why is the decree so hasty the king, and that thou mightit know the may be made from the king ? Then Arioch made the thoughts of thy heart.) thing known to Daniel.

31 | Thou, O king, tfawest, and behold, I wenty 16 Then Daniel went in, and desired of

a great image : this great image whose faringe , the king that he would give him time, and brightness was excellent, stood before thee, that he would shew the king the interpre- and the form thereof was terrible. tation.

* This images head was of fine gold, his " Chap. ze şi 17 Then Daniel went to his house, and breast and his arms of silver, his belly and made the thing known to Hananiah, Misha- his † thighs of brass, el, and Azariah his companions :

33 His legs of iron, his feet part of iron 18 ? That they would desire mercies *

of and part of clay. * Chald, from the God of heaven concerning this secret ; 34 Thou sawest till that a stone was cut for, that they + that Daniel and his fellows should not * " without hands, which smote the image not in hands

perish with the rest of the wise-men of Ba- upon his feet that were of iron and clay, achap. s.. bylon.

and brake them to pieces. 19 Then was the secret revealed unto 35 Then was the iron, the clay, the brass, Hebr.9.24 & Numbo 12. 6. Daniel" in a night-vision: then Daniel the silver and the gold broken to pieces toblessed the God of heaven.

gether; and became * like the chalf of the Hol. 13.1 20 Daniel answered and said, Blessed be summer-threshing-floors, and the wind carthe name of God for ever and ever : forried them away, that no place was found wisdom and might are his.

for them: and the stone that smote the image 21 And he chargeth i the times and the

y became a great mountain, and filled the " Ilde 29 29 seasons : { he removeth kings, and setteth up whole earth. kings : he giveth wisdom unto the wise,and 36 | This is the dream; and we will tell knowledge to them that know understand the interpretation thereof before the king. ing.

372 Thou, O king, art a king of kings: Ezta 7. Job 12. 22, 1 He revealeth the deep and secret for the God of heaven hath given thee a mpfal.139. 11, things : m he knoweth what is in the dark- kingdom, power, and strength, and glory. Ezek 261 Chap.s. 11, ness, and "the light dwelleth with him.

38 · And wheresoever the children of men «Chap. 23 I thank thee, and praise thee, O thou dwell, the beasts of the field and the fowls 22. God of my fathers, who hast given me wil- of the heaven hath he given into thine hand, dom and might, and hast made known un- and hath made thee ruler over them all: thou to me now what we desired of thee : for art this head of gold. thou hast now made known unto us the 39 And after thee ihall arise another kingkings matter.


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king had set up fore ! 1 Mac. 1. 30

40 And the fourth kingdom thall be " 3 Then the princes; the governors; and 580. strong as iron : forasmuch as iron breaketh captains, the judges, the treasurers, the in pieces, and subdueth all things and as ic coansellers

, the sheriffs, and all the rulers of ron that breaketh all these, shall it break in the provinces were gathered together unto pieces, and bruise.

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41 And whereas thou fawest the feet and hezzar the king had set up; and they itood

toes, part of potters clay, and part of iron : before the image that Nebuchadnezzar had sing a

the kingdom Thall be divided, but there
Thall be in it of the strength of the iron, 4 Then an herauld cried * aloud, To you • chaid. will
forasmuch as thou sawest the iron mixed † it is commanded, O people, nations, and
with miry clay.

42 And as the toes of the feet were part 5 That at what time ye hear the found of
of iron, and part of clay; for the kingdom the cornet; flute, harp, fackbut; pfaltery, for, fraging.
shall be partly strong, and partly + broken. * dulcimer, and all kinds of musick, ye fahi Chald. Symphóg

43 And whereas thou faweit iron mixt down and worship the golden image that with miry clay, they shall mingle themselves Nebuchadnezzar the king hath set up:

with the feed of men : but they shall not 6 And whoso falleth not down and wora $Chald, this

cleave one to another, even as iron is not shippeth, shall the same hour b be cast into "Jeto 29. ait mixed with clay.

the midst of a burning fiery furnace. 44 And in* the days of these kings · Thall 9 Therefore at that time, when all the he days. the God of heaven set up a kingdom, which people heard the sound of the cornet, flute, le-Chap.4 3, 34•

fhall never be destroyed: and the t kingdom harp, fackbut, psaltery, and all kinds of muformomile.. hall not be left to other people, but it shall fick, all the people, the nations, and the

1. Luke 33. break in pieces, and confume all these king- languages fell down and worshipped the $cacha 244. doms, and it shall stand for ever.

golden image, that Nebuchadnezzar the king 45 f Forafmuch as thou fawest that the

: pic50. 11. 1 Cor. ftone was cut out of the mountain # with 8 Wherefore at that time certain Chal

out hands, and that it brake in pieces che in deans came near and accused the Jews.

ron, the brass, the clay, the silver, and the 9 They spake and said to the king Nebuhorietako eh was gold; the great God hath made known to chadnezzar, < ( king, live for ever. •Chap 2.4.* * Chald after the king what shall come to pass* hereafter : : 10 Thou, O king, hast made a decree, that 21.

and the dream is certain, and the interpre- every man that shall hear the sound of the tom tation thereof sure.

Cornet, flute, harp, sackbut; pfaltery, and dul46 9. Then the king Nebuchadnezzar fell çimer, and all kinds of musick, shall fall down 2.667.4. 13. upon his face, and worshipped Daniel, and and worship the golden image : commanded that they should offer an oblation,

11 And whofo falleth not down and worá h and sweet odours unto him.

fhippeth, that he should be caft into the 47 The king answered unto Daniel, and midit of a burning fiery furnace. said, Of a truth it is, that your God is a God 12 There are certain Jews whom thou hast - Chap. 9. 498 of gods, and a Lord of kings, i and a revealer set over the affairs of the province of Babylon, of secrets,seeing thou couldīt reveal this secreti Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego: these

48 Then the king made Daniel a great man, men, o king, t have not regarded thee, they + Chald. ható k and gave him many great gifts, and made serve not thy gods, nor worship the golden en theo

him ruler over the whole province of Baby- image which thou haft set up. ! Chap.4.9. & lon, and chief of the governors over all 13 | Then Nebuchadnezzar in his

rage the wise-men of Babylon.

and fury commanded to bring Shadrach, Me49. Then Daniel requested of the king, shach, and Abed-nego : then they brought "Chape 3.12. im and he fet Shadrach, Methach, and Abed- these men before the king.

nego over the affairs of the province of Ba- :. 14 Nebuchadnezzar spake and said unto.
bylon : but Daniel fat in the gate of the them, Is it true, 0 Shadrach, Meshach, 10:of purpose, as

and Abed-nego? do not ye serve my gods,

nor worship the golden image which I have
1 Nebuchadnezzar dedicateth a golden'image set up?

in Dura. 8 Shadrach, Meshach, and Abeda 115 Now if ye be ready that at what time
nego are accused for not worshipping the ye hear the found of the cornet, flute, harp,
image. 13 They being threatned," make a sackbut, psaltery, and dulcimer, and all kinds
good confesion. 19 God delivereth them of mufick, ye fall down and worship the in
out of the furnace. 26 Nebuchadnezzar' mage which I have made, well : but if ye
seeing the miracle, blesseth God.

worship not, ye shall be cast the same hour 580.

Ebuchadnezzar the king made an image into the inidit of a burning fiery furnace, e

of gold, whose height was threescore: and who is that god that ihall deliver you cubits, and the breadth thereof fix cubits : out of my hands ? he set it up in the plain of Dura, in the pro- : : 16 Shadrach; Meshach, and Abed-nego vince of Babylon.

answered and said to the king, O Nebuchad2 Then Nebuchadnezzar the king sent to nezzar;

we are not careful to answer thee Matth. 16, 1g gather together the princes, the governors, in this matter. and the captains, the judges, the treasurers,the 17 If it be so, our God whom we serve, counsellers, the sheriffs, and all the rulers

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