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Genesis 38:23

Overview - Genesis 38
Judah begets Er, Onan, and Shelah.
Er's marriage with Tamar, and death.
The trespass of Onan.
11 Tamar is reserved for Shelah.
12 Judah's wife dies.
13 Tamar deceives Judah.
27 She bears twins, Pharez and Zarah.
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Genesis 38:23  (King James Version)
And Judah said, Let her take it to her, lest we be shamed: behold, I sent this kid, and thou hast not found her.

lest we
2 Samuel 12:9 ; Proverbs 6:33 ; Romans 6:21 ; 2 Corinthians 4:2 ; Ephesians 5:12 ; Revelation 16:15

be shamed
Hebrew become a contempt.