(A)then I will cut off Israel from the land which I have given them, and (B)the house which I have consecrated for My name, I will [a]cast out of My sight. So (C)Israel will become a proverb and a byword among all peoples.

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  1. 1 Kings 9:7 Lit send

then I will cut off Israel from the land(A) I have given them and will reject this temple I have consecrated for my Name.(B) Israel will then become a byword(C) and an object of ridicule(D) among all peoples.

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“But He has made me a (A)byword of the people,
And I am [a]one at whom men (B)spit.

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  1. Job 17:6 Lit a spitting to the faces

“God has made me a byword(A) to everyone,(B)
    a man in whose face people spit.(C)

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14 You make us (A)a byword among the nations,
A [a](B)laughingstock among the peoples.

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  1. Psalm 44:14 Lit shaking of the head

14 You have made us a byword(A) among the nations;
    the peoples shake their heads(B) at us.

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I will (A)make them a terror and an evil for all the kingdoms of the earth, as a (B)reproach and a proverb, a taunt and a (C)curse in all places where I will scatter them.

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I will make them abhorrent(A) and an offense to all the kingdoms of the earth, a reproach and a byword,(B) a curse[a](C) and an object of ridicule, wherever I banish(D) them.

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  1. Jeremiah 24:9 That is, their names will be used in cursing (see 29:22); or, others will see that they are cursed.

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