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Genesis 17:1 DBY

1 And Abram was ninety-nine years old, when Jehovah appeared to Abram, and said to him, I [am] the Almighty God: walk before my face, and be perfect.

References for Genesis 17:1

    • a 17:1 - Shaddai plural of Shad, power. Isa. 13.6; Joel 1.15 may give its force. 'Almighty' will always represent Shaddai; 'the Almighty God' is El Shaddai.

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      • a 17:1 - Shaddai plural of Shad, power. Isa. 13.6; Joel 1.15 may give its force. 'Almighty' will always represent Shaddai; 'the Almighty God' is El Shaddai.
      • b 17:4 - Others, 'As for me.'
      • c 17:5 - See ch. 11.26.
      • d 17:5 - Father of a multitude.
      • e 17:12 - Or 'foreigner.' so ver. 27; Ex. 12.43; Lev. 22.25, &c.
      • f 17:15 - Princess.
      • g 17:19 - Laughter.