Judges 16:17 NIV

17 So he told her everything. “No razor has ever been used on my head,” he said, “because I have been a Nazirite dedicated to God from my mother’s womb. If my head were shaved, my strength would leave me, and I would become as weak as any other man.”

References for Judges 16:17

      Study tools for Judges 16:17

      • a 16:5 - That is, about 28 pounds or about 13 kilograms
      • b 16:14 - Some Septuagint manuscripts; Hebrew "replied, “I can if you weave the seven braids of my head into the fabric on the loom.” " 14"So she"
      • c 16:19 - Hebrew; some Septuagint manuscripts "and he began to weaken"
      • d 16:31 - Traditionally "judged"