7 Villagers in Israel would not fight; they held back until I, Deborah, arose, until I arose, a mother in Israel.

Read Judges 5:7 Using Other Translations

The inhabitants of the villages ceased, they ceased in Israel, until that I Deborah arose, that I arose a mother in Israel.
The villagers ceased in Israel; they ceased to be until I arose; I, Deborah, arose as a mother in Israel.
There were few people left in the villages of Israel — until Deborah arose as a mother for Israel.