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the king said, Tarry at Jericho until your beards be grown, and then
CH1 19:6 And when the children of Ammon saw that they had made
themselves odious to David, Hanun and the children of Ammon sent a
thousand talents of silver to hire them chariots and horsemen out of
Mesopotamia, and out of Syriamaachah, and out of Zobah.
CH1 19:7 So they hired thirty and two thousand chariots, and the king
of Maachah and his people; who came and pitched before Medeba. And the
children of Ammon gathered themselves together from their cities, and
came to battle.
CH1 19:8 And when David heard of it, he sent Joab, and all the host of
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