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6 And in the reign of Ahasu-e'rus, in the beginning of his reign, they wrote an accusation against the inhabitants of Judah and Jerusalem.
6 At the beginning of the reign of Xerxes, they lodged an accusation against the people of Judah and Jerusalem.
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