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Amorites, and the Perizzites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites, which
were not of Israel,
CH2 8:8 But of their children, who were left after them in the land,
whom the children of Israel consumed not, them did Solomon make to pay
tribute until this day.
CH2 8:9 But of the children of Israel did Solomon make no servants for
his work; but they were men of war, and chief of his captains, and
captains of his chariots and horsemen.
CH2 8:10 And these were the chief of king Solomon's officers, even two
hundred and fifty, that bare rule over the people.
CH2 8:11 And Solomon brought up the daughter of Pharaoh out of the city
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