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Exodus 15:23 DBY

23 And they came to Marah, and could not drink the waters of Marah, for they were bitter; therefore the name of it was called Marah.

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      • a 15:2 - Properly 'song of praise.'
      • b 15:2 - Jah may be a short form of Jehovah; but it seems to express His absolute rather than His continuous existence. See Ps. 68.4.
      • c 15:2 - Or 'make him a dwelling,' for which there is some authority.
      • d 15:7 - Lit. 'them that rose up against thee.'
      • e 15:17 - Lit. 'fixed or purposed place.' It agrees with John 14.2.
      • f 15:20 - Dance choirs.
      • g 15:23 - Bitterness.
      • h 15:25 - See ch 12.24. 'Ordinance' is literally 'judgment.'