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9:16 The only reason I let you survive was to show you My strength, so that My name will be discussed all over the world.
Ve'ulam ba'avur zot he'emadeticha ba'avur har'otecha et-kochi ulema'an saper shemi bechol-ha'arets.
9:17 Seventh Reading
'But now you are still lording it over My people, refusing to let them leave.
Odecha mistolel be'ami levilti shalecham.



Commentary:

lording it over...
  (Ibn Ezra; Radak, Sherashim). Or, 'oppressing' (Targum; Rashi; Rashbam).





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