||It was not because you had greater numbers than all the other nations that God embraced you and chose you; you are among the smallest of all the nations.
Lo merubechem mikol-ha'amim chashak Adonay bachem vayivchar bachem ki-atem hame'at mikol-ha'amim.
(Ramban; Radak. Sherashim). Chashak in Hebrew. Or, 'preferred' (Septuagint).