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 24:8
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 24:10
24:9 [Israel] crouches, lies like a lion, like an awesome lion, who will dare rouse him? Those who bless you are blessed, and those who curse you are cursed.'
Kara shachav ka'ari uchlavi mi yekimenu mevaracheycha varuch ve'orareycha arur.
24:10 Furious at Balaam, Balak struck his hand together. 'I brought you to curse my enemies,' said Balak to Balaam, 'but you blessed them these three times!
Vayichar-af Balak el-Bil'am vayispok et-kapav vayomer Balak el-Bil'am lakov oyvay kraticha vehineh berachta varech zeh shalosh pe'amim.



Commentary:

Israel...lies...
  See Genesis 49:9.

Those who bless...
  See Genesis 12:3.





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