נצבים - "You Stand"
"You stand today, all of you, before the LORD your G-d: your chiefs, your tribes, your elders and your officers, even all the men of Israel,
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The Hebrew Word
Nitzav (Strong's #5324) is a primitive root word which means "to station". It is used 79 times in 73 verses in the Tanakh.
First use in Scripture
The first time nitzav is used in Scripture is in Genesis 18:2.
When he lifted up his eyes and looked, behold, three men were standing opposite him; and when he saw them, he ran from the tent door to meet them and bowed himself to the earth,
Last use in Scripture
The last time nitzav is used in Scripture is in Zechariah 11:16.
"For behold, I am going to raise up a shepherd in the land who will not care for the perishing, seek the scattered, heal the broken, or sustain the one standing, but will devour the flesh of the fat sheep and tear off their hoofs.
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