||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.
'But now you are still lording it over My people, refusing to let them leave.
Odecha mistolel be'ami levilti shalecham.
|lording it over...|
(Ibn Ezra; Radak, Sherashim). Or, 'oppressing' (Targum; Rashi; Rashbam).