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Amos 5:11 DBY

11 Forasmuch, therefore, as ye trample upon the poor, and take from him presents of wheat: ye have built houses of hewn stone, but ye shall not dwell in them; ye have planted pleasant vineyards, and ye shall not drink the wine of them.

References for Amos 5:11

    • c 5:11 - Or 'excellent.'

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      • a 5:3 - i.e. that contributed a thousand men for war: cf. Judg. 11.3 and Note.
      • b 5:5 - The Hebrew for 'nought' is here Aven, 'vanity,' 'iniquity:' see Hos. 4.15.
      • c 5:11 - Or 'excellent.'
      • d 5:12 - 1Sam. 12.3.
      • e 5:22 - Lev. 14.20.
      • f 5:26 - i.e. Milcom. Others render it 'your King.'
      • g 5:26 - Some understand Chiun as the 'stand of the idol.' The LXX reads, 'star of your god Remphan:' see Acts 7.43.