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Exodus 12:17 NIV

17 “Celebrate the Festival of Unleavened Bread, because it was on this very day that I brought your divisions out of Egypt. Celebrate this day as a lasting ordinance for the generations to come.

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Study tools for Exodus 12:17

  • a 12:3 - The Hebrew word can mean "lamb" or "kid" ; also in verse 4.
  • b 12:40 - Masoretic Text; Samaritan Pentateuch and Septuagint "Egypt and Canaan"