New Living Translation
If I forget you, O Jerusalem, let my right hand forget how to play the harp.
King James Bible
If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, let my right hand forget her cunning.
Darby Bible Translation
If I forget thee, Jerusalem, let my right hand forget its skill;
World English Bible
If I forget you, Jerusalem, let my right hand forget its skill.
Young's Literal Translation
If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, my right hand forgetteth!
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LibraryThe Iranian Conquest
Drawn by Boudier, from the engraving in Coste and Flandin. The vignette, drawn by Faucher-Gudin, from a statuette in terra-cotta, found in Southern Russia, represents a young Scythian. The Iranian religions--Cyrus in Lydia and at Babylon: Cambyses in Egypt --Darius and the organisation of the empire. The Median empire is the least known of all those which held sway for a time over the destinies of a portion of Western Asia. The reason of this is not to be ascribed to the shortness of its duration: …
G. Maspero—History Of Egypt, Chaldaea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, V 9
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"But because the rest of you have forsaken the LORD and have forgotten his Temple, and because you have prepared feasts to honor the god of Fate and have offered mixed wine to the god of Destiny,
May my tongue stick to the roof of my mouth if I fail to remember you, if I don't make Jerusalem my greatest joy.
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