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Exodus 12:4 NIV

4 If any household is too small for a whole lamb, they must share one with their nearest neighbor, having taken into account the number of people there are. You are to determine the amount of lamb needed in accordance with what each person will eat.

Study tools for Exodus 12:4

  • 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"