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Exodus 3:1 Now Moses kept the flock [tsan] of Jethro [ytrv] his father in law, the priest of Midian: and he led the flock to the backside [achr] of the desert [mdbr], and came to the mountain of God, even to Horeb [chrb].

Exodus 3:2 - vyra mlak yhvh alyv blbt-as mtvk hsnh vyra vhnh hsnh bar bas vhsnh aynnv akl

And the angel [mlak] of the LORD [yhvh] appeared [rah] unto [al] him in [b] a flame [lbh] of fire [as] out of [m] the midst [tvk] of a [h] bush: [snh] and he looked [rah], and, behold [hnh], the [h] bush [snh] burned [bar] with [b] fire [as], and the bush [snh] was not [ayn] consumed [akl].

Exodus 3:3 And Moses said, I will now turn aside [svr], and see this great sight [mrah], why [mdva] the bush is not burnt [bar].

Exodus 3:4 And when the LORD saw that he turned aside to see, God called unto him out of the midst of the bush, and said, Moses, Moses. And he said, Here am I.

Exodus 3:5 And he said, Draw not nigh [qrb] hither [hlm]: put off [nsl] thy shoes [nal] from off thy feet [rgl], for the place whereon thou standest [amd] is holy [qds] ground [admh].

Exodus 3:6 Moreover he said, I am the God of thy father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. And Moses hid [str] his face; for he was afraid to look [nbt] upon God.

Exodus 3:7 And the LORD said, I have surely seen the affliction [any] of my people which are in Egypt, and have heard [sma] their cry [tsaqh] by reason of their taskmasters [ngs]; for I know their sorrows [mkab];

Exodus 3:8 And I am come down [yrd] to deliver [ntsl] them out of the hand [yd] of the Egyptians, and to bring [alh] them up out of that land unto a good land and a large [rchb], unto a land flowing [zvb] with milk [chlb] and honey [dbs]; unto the place of the Canaanites, and the Hittites, and the Amorites, and the Perizzites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites.

Exodus 3:9 Now therefore, behold, the cry of the children of Israel is come unto me: and I have also seen the oppression [lchts] wherewith the Egyptians oppress [lchts] them.

Exodus 3:10 Come now therefore, and I will send [slch] thee unto Pharaoh, that thou mayest bring forth [ytsa] my people the children of Israel out of Egypt.

Exodus 3:11 And Moses said unto God, Who am I, that I should go [yld] unto Pharaoh, and that I should bring forth the children of Israel out of Egypt?

Exodus 3:12 And he said, Certainly I will be with thee; and this shall be a token [avt] unto thee, that [ky] I have sent thee: When thou hast brought forth the people out of Egypt, ye shall serve [abd] God upon this mountain.

Exodus 3:13 And Moses said unto God, Behold, when I come unto the children of Israel, and shall say unto them, The God of your fathers hath sent me unto you; and they shall say to me, What is his name [sm]? what shall I say [amr] unto them?

Exodus 3:14 - vyamr alhym al-msh ahyh asr ahyh vyamr kh tamr lbny ysral ahyh slchny alykm

And [v] God [alhym ] said [amr] unto [al] Moses [msh], I [a] AM [hyh] THAT [asr] I [a] AM [hyh]: and he said, Thus shalt thou say unto [l] the children [bn] of Israel [ysral], I [a] AM [hyh] hath sent [slch] me [ny] unto [al] you.

HASHEM answered Moses, "I Shall Be As I Shall Be." And He said, "So shall you say to the Children of Israel, 'I Shall Be has sent me to you.' " [The Chumash, The Stone Edition]

Exodus 3:15 And God said moreover [avd] unto Moses, Thus shalt thou say unto the children of Israel, The LORD God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob, hath sent me unto you: this is my name for ever [avlm], and this is my memorial [zkr] unto all [dvr] generations [dvr].

Exodus 3:16 Go, and gather [asp] the elders [zqn] of Israel together [asp], and say unto them, The LORD God of your fathers, the God of Abraham, of Isaac, and of Jacob, appeared unto me, saying, I have surely visited [pqd] you, and seen that which is done [ash] to you in Egypt:

Exodus 3:17 And I have said, I will bring [alh] you up out of the affliction [any] of Egypt unto the land of the Canaanites, and the Hittites, and the Amorites, and the Perizzites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites, unto a land flowing with milk and honey.

Exodus 3:18 And they shall hearken [sma] to thy voice: and thou shalt come, thou and the elders of Israel, unto the king of Egypt, and ye shall say unto him, The LORD God of the Hebrews hath met [qrh] with us: and now let us go [yld], we beseech thee, three days' journey [drk] into the wilderness [mdbr], that we may sacrifice [zbch] to the LORD our God.

Exodus 3:19 And I am sure [yda] that the king of Egypt will not let [ntn] you go, no, not by a mighty [chzq] hand.

Exodus 3:20 And I will stretch out [slch] my hand [yd], and smite [nkh] Egypt with all my wonders [pla] which I will do in the midst [qrb] thereof: and after [achr] that he will let you go.

Exodus 3:21 And I will give this people favour [chn] in the sight [ayn] of the Egyptians: and it shall come to pass, that, when ye go [yld], ye shall not go [yld] empty [ryqm]:

Exodus 3:22 But every woman [ash] shall borrow [sal] of her neighbour [skn], and of her that sojourneth [gvr] in her house, jewels [kly] of silver [ksp], and jewels [kly] of gold [zab], and raiment [smlh]: and ye shall put [svm] them upon your sons [bn], and upon your daughters [bt]; and ye shall spoil [ntsl] the Egyptians.