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Accursed

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Accursed, Cursed. The Greek word anathema, and the Hebrew word answering to it, signify things accursed, set apart or devoted to destruction. But the phrase is variously rendered: 1. Joshua 6:17, devoted to destruction. 2. 1 Corinthians 12:3, a deceiver. 3. Galatians 1:8-9, separated from the church.

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Rice, Edwin Wilbur, DD. Entry for 'Accursed'. People's Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/rpd/a/accursed.html. 1893.

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