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 21:1
 21:2
21:2 The Israelites made a vow to God, and said, 'If You give this nation into our hand, we will render their cities taboo.'
Vayidar Yisra'el neder l'Adonay vayomar im-naton titen et-ha'am hazeh beyadi vehacharamti et-areyhem.



Commentary:

The Israelites
  Literally, 'Israel.'

our
  Literally, 'my.' Entire sentence is in the singular.

taboo
  Cherem. See Leviticus 27:21,29.





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