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- Leviticus 25:43
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“Thou shalt not rule over him with rigour; but shalt fear thy God.”
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Leviticus 25:43 Translation & Meaning
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|KJV Verse ||Original Hebrew ||Meaning/ Definition |
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|“Thou shalt not” ||לֹֽא ||Not (the simple or abs. negation); by implication, no; often used with other particles || not |
|“rule” ||תִרְדֶּ֥ה ||To tread down, i.e., subjugate; specifically, to crumble off ||rule |
|“over him with rigour;” ||בְּפָ֑רֶךְ ||Fracture, i.e., severity || rigour |
|“but shalt fear” ||וְיָרֵ֖אתָ ||To fear; morally to revere; causatively to frighten || fear |
|“thy God.” ||מֵֽאֱלֹהֶֽיךָ׃ ||Gods in the ordinary sense; but specifically used (in the plural thus, especially with the article) of the supreme God; occasionally applied by way of deference to magistrates; and sometimes as a superlative || God |
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41 And then shall he depart from thee, both he and his children with him, and shall return unto his own family, and unto the possession of his fathers shall he return.
42 For they are my servants, which I brought forth out of the land of Egypt: they shall not be sold as bondmen.
43 Thou shalt not rule over him with rigour; but shalt fear thy God.
44 Both thy bondmen, and thy bondmaids, which thou shalt have, shall be of the heathen that are round about you; of them shall ye buy bondmen and bondmaids.
45 Moreover of the children of the strangers that do sojourn among you, of them shall ye buy, and of their families that are with you, which they begat in your land: and they shall be your possession.
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