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Genesis 24 from Scroll 1Q1 Genesis

22 As the camels had done drinking, the man took a golden ring of half a shekel weight, and two bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold,

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24 She said to him, I am the daughter of Bethuel the son of Milcah, whom she bore to Nahor.

 

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