||Where are we heading? Our brothers took away our courage by telling us that they saw there a race that was larger and taller than we, with great cities fortified to the skies, as well as children of the giants.'
Anah anachnu olim acheynu hemasu et-levavenu lemor am gadol varam mimenu arim gedolot uvetsurot bashamayim vegam-beney Anakim ra'inu sham.
||I said to you, 'Don't be so impressed! Don't be afraid of them!
Va'omar alechem lo-ta'artsun velo-tir'un mehem.
|by telling us that...|
Literally, '....saying, 'We saw...' '
(HaKethav VeHaKabbalah; Hirsch). Aratz in Hebrew. Or, 'don't let your spirit be broken' (Radak, Sherashim; Ibn Janach).