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Luke 21:2

Poor (penicran). A rare word from penh (penomai, to work for one's living). Latin penuria and Greek peinaw, to be hungry are kin to it. Here only in the N.T. Mark 12:42 has ptwch, a more common word from ptwssw, to be frightened, to strike and hide from fear, to be in beggary. And Luke uses this adjective also of her in verse Mark 3 .

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