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2 Kings 8:12 NIV

12 “Why is my lord weeping?” asked Hazael. “Because I know the harm you will do to the Israelites,” he answered. “You will set fire to their fortified places, kill their young men with the sword, dash their little children to the ground, and rip open their pregnant women.”

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Study tools for 2 Kings 8:12

  • a 8:10 - The Hebrew may also be read "Go and say, ‘You will certainly not recover,’ for."
  • b 8:21 - Hebrew "Joram," a variant of "Jehoram" ; also in verses 23 and 24
  • c 8:29 - Hebrew "Ramah," a variant of "Ramoth"