Genesis 43:16 Commentary - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphicshouse. Figure of speech Metonymy (of Subject). House put for the servants of it.
slay. Hebrew "slay a slaying". Figure of speech Polyptoton. App-6, = slay abundantly.
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