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Judges 4:2-3

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4:2 The Lord turned them over to 1  King Jabin of Canaan, who ruled in Hazor. 2  The general of his army was Sisera, who lived in Harosheth Haggoyim. 3  4:3 The Israelites cried out for help to the Lord, because Sisera 4  had nine hundred chariots with iron-rimmed wheels, 5  and he cruelly 6  oppressed the Israelites for twenty years.

Judges 4:7

Context
4:7 I will bring Sisera, the general of Jabin’s army, to you at the Kishon River, along with his chariots and huge army. 7  I will hand him over to you.”

1 tn Heb “the Lord sold them into the hands of.”

2 tn Or “King Jabin of Hazor, a Canaanite ruler.”

map For location see Map1 D2; Map2 D3; Map3 A2; Map4 C1.

3 tn Or “Harosheth of the Pagan Nations”; cf. KJV “Harosheth of the Gentiles.”

4 tn Heb “he”; the referent (Sisera) has been specified in the translation for clarity.

5 tn Regarding the translation “chariots with iron-rimmed wheels,” see Y. Yadin, The Art of Warfare in Biblical Lands, 255, and the article by R. Drews, “The ‘Chariots of Iron’ of Joshua and Judges,” JSOT 45 (1989): 15-23.

6 tn Heb “with strength.”

7 tn Heb “horde”; “multitude.”



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