For AFORE the harvest, when the bud is perfect, and the sour grape is ripening in the flower, he shall both cut off the sprigs with pruning hooks, and take away and cut down the branches. ( Isaiah 18:5 )
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Bibliography Information"Entry for 'Afore'". Dictionary of Words from the King James Bible. . New York, N.Y., 1999.