7 The LORD did not set his affection on you and choose you because you were more numerous than other peoples, for you were the fewest of all peoples.

Read Deuteronomy 7:7 Using Other Translations

The LORD did not set his love upon you, nor choose you, because ye were more in number than any people; for ye were the fewest of all people:
It was not because you were more in number than any other people that the LORD set his love on you and chose you, for you were the fewest of all peoples,
“The LORD did not set his heart on you and choose you because you were more numerous than other nations, for you were the smallest of all nations!