(A)Elam bore the quiver
With chariots of men and horsemen,
And (B)Kir uncovered the shield.

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Are you not like the [a]people of Ethiopia to Me,
O children of Israel?” says the Lord.
“Did I not bring up Israel from the land of Egypt,
The (A)Philistines from (B)Caphtor,[b]
And the Syrians from (C)Kir?

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  1. Amos 9:7 Lit. sons of the Ethiopians
  2. Amos 9:7 Crete

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