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(Jethro, Moses’ father-in-law, had taken in Moses’ wife Zipporah, after he had sent her away with her two sons. One was named Gershom[a] because he said, “I have been an outsider in a foreign land,” and the name of the other was Eliezer because he said, “For my father’s God is my help[b], and delivered me from the sword of Pharaoh.”)

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  1. Exodus 18:3 Heb. Ger (an outsider) sham (there).
  2. Exodus 18:4 Heb. Eli (my God) etzer (help).

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