(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

“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

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

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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