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{Genesis 16:12} And he x1931 will be x1961 a wild 6501 man; 120 his hand 3027 [will be] against every man, x3605 and every man's x3605 hand 3027 against him; and he shall dwell 7931 z8799 in the presence 6440 x5921 of all x3605 his brethren. 251
be a:
"And God was with the lad; and he grew, and dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer." {Gen 21:20} + "For vain man would be wise, though man be born [like] a wild ass's colt." {Job 11:12} + "Who hath sent out the wild ass free? or who hath loosed the bands of the wild ass? ... The range of the mountains [is] his pasture, and he searcheth after every green thing." {Job 39:5-8}
wild:
The word rendered "wild" also denotes the "wild ass;" the description of which animal in "Who hath sent out the wild ass free? or who hath loosed the bands of the wild ass? ... The range of the mountains [is] his pasture, and he searcheth after every green thing." {Job 39:5-8}, affords the very best representation of the wandering, lawless, freebooting life of the Bedouin and other Arabs, the descendants of Ishmael.
his hand:
"And by thy sword shalt thou live, and shalt serve thy brother; and it shall come to pass when thou shalt have the dominion, that thou shalt break his yoke from off thy neck." {Gen 27:40}
he shall:
"And they dwelt from Havilah unto Shur, that [is] before Egypt, as thou goest toward Assyria: [and] he died in the presence of all his brethren." {Gen 25:18}

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