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1 Chronicles 12:8 NIV

8 Some Gadites defected to David at his stronghold in the wilderness. They were brave warriors, ready for battle and able to handle the shield and spear. Their faces were the faces of lions, and they were as swift as gazelles in the mountains.

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  • a 12:4 - In Hebrew texts the second half of this verse ("Jeremiah … Gederathite" ) is numbered 12:5, and 12:5-40 is numbered 12:6-41.
  • b 12:22 - Or "a great and mighty army"