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22 And Zillah, she also bare Tubal-cain, [a]the forger of every cutting instrument of [b]brass and iron: and the sister of Tubal-cain was Naamah. 23 And Lamech said unto his wives:

Adah and Zillah, hear my voice;
Ye wives of Lamech, hearken unto my speech:
For [c]I have slain a man [d]for wounding me,
And a young man for bruising me:
24 If Cain shall be avenged sevenfold,
Truly Lamech seventy and sevenfold.

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Footnotes

  1. Genesis 4:22 Or, an instructor of every artificer
  2. Genesis 4:22 Or, copper (and so elsewhere)
  3. Genesis 4:23 Or, I will slay
  4. Genesis 4:23 Or, to my wounding, And a young man to my hurt

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