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Genesis 9:9

seed

descendants

Genesis 18 :1

plains

terebinth trees

Genesis 35: 4

oak

terebinth tree

Leviticus 4: 11

dung

offal

Deuteronomy 15:7

coney

rockhyrax

Deuteronomy 28:50

old

elderly

Joshua 22:24

children

descendants

Judges 8:13

sun was up

Ascent of Heres

Ruth 4:5

raise up

perpetuate

I Samuel 13:21

file

pirn

I Samuel 16: 14

evil

distressing

I Samuel 22:6

tree

tamarisk tree

2 Samuel 6: 5

cornet

sistrums

1 Kings 10:2

train

retinue

2 Kings 12:5

breach

dilapidation

Ecclesiastes 2:3

give

gratify

Isaiah 13:12

man

mortal

Isaiah 28:1,4

fat

verdant

Isaiah 34:14

screech owl

night creature

Jeremiah 19:3

evil

catastrophe

Jeremiah 36:6

mouth

instructions

Daneiel1:17

learning

literature

Daniel 6:2

princes

satraps

Hosea 4:13

elms

terebinths

Matthew 21:15

displeased

indignant

Matthew 23:25

excess

self-indulgence

Mark 5: 10

much

earnestly

Luke 7:1

ended

concluded

Luke 8:31

the deep

the abyss

Luke 12:14

divider

arbitrator

Luke 2 1:5

gifts

donations

John 2: 10

worse

inferior

John 4: 12

cattle

livestock

John 9:8

before

previously

John 10:41

did

performed

Acts 5:7

done

happened

Acts 5: 14

more

increasingly

Acts 10:1

band

Regiment

Acts 27: 17

quick sands

syrtis sands

Acts 27:21

gained

incurred

Romans 10:12

difference

distinction

2 Corinthians 5:2

house

habitation

Titus 1:6

riot

dissipation

Titus 1:6

unruly

insubordination