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Joshua 7:5 NIV

5 who killed about thirty-six of them. They chased the Israelites from the city gate as far as the stone quarries and struck them down on the slopes. At this the hearts of the people melted in fear and became like water.

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  • a 7:1 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them; also in verses 11, 12, 13 and 15.
  • b 7:1 - See Septuagint and 1 Chron. 2:6; Hebrew "Zabdi" ; also in verses 17 and 18.
  • c 7:21 - Hebrew "Shinar"
  • d 7:21 - That is, about 5 pounds or about 2.3 kilograms
  • e 7:21 - That is, about 1 1/4 pounds or about 575 grams
  • f 7:26 - "Achor" means "trouble."