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Ezr 7:6 (KJV) — This Ezra went up from Babylon; and he was a ready scribe in the law of Moses, which the LORD God of Israel had given: and the king granted him all his request, according to the hand of the LORD his God upon him.
Ezr 7:6 (NASB) — This Ezra went up from Babylon, and he was a scribe skilled in the law of Moses, which the LORD God of Israel had given; and the king granted him all *he requested because the hand of the LORD his God was upon him.
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||"Sopher mahir does not merely signify a speedy writer, or an excellent penman, but one eminently skilful in expounding the law, sophro chochmo, ""a wise scribe,"" as the Syriac renders. Ezr 7:11,12,21; Psa 45:1; Mat 13:52"|
||Neh 8:4,9,13; Neh 12:26,36; Jer 8:8; 1Cr 1:20|
||Deu 4:5; Deu 28:1; Mat 28:20; 1Cr 15:1; 1Th 4:1,2|
||Ezr 7:9,28; Ezr 6:22; Ezr 8:18,22,31; Gen 32:28; Neh 1:10,11; Neh 2:8,12,18; Neh 4:15; Pro 3:6; Isa 50:2; Isa 59:1|
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