And I have taken the Levites in place of all the firstborn sons in Israel.
Read Numbers 8:18 Using Other Translations
And I have taken the Levites for all the firstborn of the children of Israel.
and I have taken the Levites instead of all the firstborn among the people of Israel.
Yes, I have claimed the Levites in place of all the firstborn sons of Israel.
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