Bible VersionsNIVGenesis 4:15; Genesis 4:24
Genesis 4:15; Genesis 4:24 (New International Version)
But the LORD said to him, "Not so; if anyone kills Cain, he will suffer vengeance seven times over." Then the LORD put a mark on Cain so that no one who found him would kill him.
If Cain is avenged seven times, then Lamech seventy-seven times."
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