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Bible Verse Dictionary

Exodus 13:17 - Pass

Exodus 13:17 - And it came to pass, when Pharaoh had let the people go, that God led them not through the way of the land of the Philistines, although that was near; for God said, Lest peradventure the people repent when they see war, and they return to Egypt:
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
And it came to pass H1961 הָיָה
when Pharaoh H6547 פַּרְעֹה
had let the people H5971 עַם
go H7971 שָׁלַח
that H1931 הוּא
God H430 אֱלֹהִים
led H5148 נָחָה
them not H3808 לֹא
through the way H1870 דֶּרֶךְ
of the land H776 אֶרֶץ
of the Philistines H6430 פְּלִשְׁתִּי
although H3588 כִּי
that H1931 הוּא
was near H7138 קָרוֹב
for H3588 כִּי
God H430 אֱלֹהִים
said H559 אָמַר
Lest peradventure H6435 פֵּן
the people H5971 עַם
repent H5162 נָחַם
when they see H7200 רָאָה
war H4421 מִלְחָמָה
and they return H7725 שׁוּב
to Egypt H4714 מִצְרַיִם


Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.