4 "What compensation offering should we return to him?" they asked. The priests and diviners replied: "Five gold tumors and five gold mice, matching the number of the Philistine rulers, because the same plague came on all of you and your rulers.

References for 1 Samuel 6:4

    • b 6:4 - Kethib; Qere <i>hemorrhoids </i>(cf Deut 28:27); also in 6:5; see note at 6:11.
    • c 6:4 - LXX lacks <i>and five gold mice.</i>