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1 Kings 12:14 NIV

14 he followed the advice of the young men and said, “My father made your yoke heavy; I will make it even heavier. My father scourged you with whips; I will scourge you with scorpions.”

References for 1 Kings 12:14

Study tools for 1 Kings 12:14

  • a 12:2 - Or "he remained in"
  • b 12:18 - Some Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac (see also 4:6 and 5:14); Hebrew "Adoram"
  • c 12:25 - Hebrew "Penuel," a variant of "Peniel"
  • d 12:30 - Probable reading of the original Hebrew text; Masoretic Text "people went to the one as far as Dan"