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Numbers 5:17 NIV

17 Then he shall take some holy water in a clay jar and put some dust from the tabernacle floor into the water.

Study tools for Numbers 5:17

  • a 5:2 - The Hebrew word for "defiling skin disease" , traditionally translated “leprosy,” was used for various diseases affecting the skin.
  • b 5:6 - Or "woman who commits any wrong common to mankind"
  • c 5:15 - That is, probably about 3 1/2 pounds or about 1.6 kilograms
  • d 5:21 - That is, may he cause your name to be used in cursing (see Jer. 29:22); or, may others see that you are cursed; similarly in verse 27.
  • e 5:26 - Or "representative"