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Judges 1:17 NIV

17 Then the men of Judah went with the Simeonites their fellow Israelites and attacked the Canaanites living in Zephath, and they totally destroyeda the city. Therefore it was called Hormah.b

References for Judges 1:17

    • c 1:17 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.
    • d 1:17 - "Hormah" means "destruction."

      Study tools for Judges 1:17

      • a 1:14 - Hebrew; Septuagint and Vulgate "Othniel, he urged her"
      • b 1:16 - That is, Jericho
      • c 1:17 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.
      • d 1:17 - "Hormah" means "destruction."
      • e 1:18 - Hebrew; Septuagint "Judah did not take"