||They provoked His jealousy with alien practices; made Him angry with vile deeds.
Yakni'uhu bezarim beto'evot yach'isuhu.
||They sacrificed to demons who were non-gods, deities they never knew. These were new things, recently arrived, which their fathers would never consider.
Yizbechu lashedim lo Eloha Elohim lo yeda'um chadashim mikarov ba'u lo se'arum avoteychem.
(Sifri; Rashi). Or, 'idolatry' (Ibn Ezra).
(Saadia; Ibn Janach; Paaneach Razah). Sa'ar in Hebrew. Or, 'dread' (Sifri; Ibn Ezra; Hirsch); 'worship' (Radak, Sherashim); 'be involved with' (Targum); 'appraise' (Lekach Tov); 'imagine' (Ralbag); 'even grasp by a hair' (Ralbag); or, 'knew' (Septuagint).