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Ezekiel 23:3 NIV

3 They became prostitutes in Egypt, engaging in prostitution from their youth. In that land their breasts were fondled and their virgin bosoms caressed.

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  • a 23:14 - Or "Babylonians"
  • b 23:15 - Or "Babylonia" ; also in verse 16
  • c 23:21 - Syriac (see also verse 3); Hebrew "caressed because of your young breasts"
  • d 23:24 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.