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Hosea 2:7 ESV

7 She shall pursue her lovers but not overtake them, and she shall seek them but shall not find them. 1Then she shall say, 'I will go and return to 2my first husband, 3for it was better for me then than now.'

References for Hosea 2:7

Study tools for Hosea 2:7

  • a 2:1 - Ch 2:3 in Hebrew
  • b 2:1 - Hebrew ammi, which means my people
  • c 2:1 - Hebrew ruhama, which means she has received mercy
  • d 2:6 - Hebrew your
  • e 2:15 - Achor means trouble; compare Joshua 7:26
  • f 2:18 - Hebrew break
  • g 2:22 - Jezreel means God will sow
  • h 2:23 - Hebrew Lo-ruhama
  • i 2:23 - Hebrew Lo-ammi