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 Post subject: Verses 20:57-59
PostPosted: 05 Jun 2009, 10:52 
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 Post subject: Re: Verses 20:57-59
PostPosted: 09 Feb 2010, 17:23 
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{20:57} He said, "Have you come to us to drive us out of our land with your magic, O Moses?

I suggest,
{20:57} [Pharaoh] said, "Did you come to us in order to get us out of our land with your magic, O Moses?"

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{20:58} Then we will surely bring you magic like it, so make between us and you an appointment, which we will not fail to keep and neither will you, in a place assigned."

I suggest,
{20:58} "Then we will surely bring you magic like it, so make between us and you an appointment, which we will not fail [to keep], neither we nor you, in a neutral place."

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{20:59} [Moses] said, "Your appointment is on the day of the festival when the people assemble at mid-morning."

I suggest,
{20:59} [Moses] said, "Your appointment is on the day of adornment (a festival) when the people are assembled at mid-morning."

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