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Judges 16:7-8

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16:7 Samson said to her, “If they tie me up with seven fresh 1  bowstrings 2  that have not been dried, I will become weak and be just like any other man.” 16:8 So the rulers of the Philistines brought her seven fresh bowstrings which had not been dried and they tied him up with them.

1 tn Or “moist.”

2 tn The word refers to a bowstring, probably made from animal tendons. See Ps 11:2; Job 30:11.



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