Numbers 5:18 NIV

18 After the priest has had the woman stand before the LORD, he shall loosen her hair and place in her hands the reminder-offering, the grain offering for jealousy, while he himself holds the bitter water that brings a curse.

References for Numbers 5:18

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      • 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"