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Hosea 12:12 NIV

12 Jacob fled to the country of Arama ; Israel served to get a wife, and to pay for her he tended sheep.

References for Hosea 12:12

    • ~ 12:12 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia

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      • a 12:2 - "Jacob" means "he grasps the heel" , a Hebrew idiom for "he takes advantage of" or "he deceives" .
      • b 12:12 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia