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Judges 9:2 NIV

2 “Ask all the citizens of Shechem, ‘Which is better for you: to have all seventy of Jerub-Baal’s sons rule over you, or just one man?’ Remember, I am your flesh and blood.”

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Study tools for Judges 9:2

  • a 9:4 - That is, about 1 3/4 pounds or about 800 grams
  • b 9:29 - Septuagint; Hebrew "him.” Then he said to Abimelek, “Call out your whole army!”"
  • c 9:37 - The Hebrew for this phrase means "the navel of the earth" .
  • d 9:39 - Or "Gaal went out in the sight of"