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 17:22
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 17:24
17:23 The next day, when Moses came to the Testimony Tent, Aaron's staff, representing the house of Levi, had blossomed. It had given forth leaves, and was [now] producing blossoms and almonds were ripening on it.
Vayehi mimachorat vayavo Moshe el-ohel ha'edut vehineh parach mateh-Aharon leveyt Levi vayotse ferach vayatsets tsits vayigmol shkedim.
17:24 Moses brought all the staffs out from before God, and let all the Israelites see them. Each man took his own staff.
Vayotse Moshe et-kol-hamatot milifney Adonay el-kol-beney Yisra'el vayir'u vayikchu ish matehu.



Commentary:

leaves
  (Saadia, Radak, Sherashim; cf. Rambam on Shevi'ith 7:5, Kelayim 6:9). Or, 'buds and branches' (Josephus, Antiquities 4:4:2), or, 'buds' (Septuagint), or 'blossoms' (Rashi).

now
  (Rashbam; cf. HaKethav VeHaKabbalah).

blossoms
  (Radak, Sherashim; Septuagint). Or, 'unripe fruit' (Rashi), or, 'ripe fruit' (Josephus).





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