|And Zillah, she also bare Tubalcain, an instructor of every artificier in brass and iron: and the sister of Tubalcain was Naamah.|
|1 Samuel 13:19|
|Now there was no smith found throughout all the land of Israel: for the Philistines said, Lest the Hebrews make them swords or spears.|
|The smith with the tongs both worketh in the coals, and fashioneth it with hammers, and worketh it with the strength of his arms: yea, he is hungry, and his strength faileth: he drinketh no water, and is faint.|
|Behold, I have created the smith that bloweth the coals in the fire, and that bringeth forth an instrument for his work; and I have created the waster to destroy.|
. . . the LORD raised them up a deliverer, Ehud the son of Gera, a Benjamite, a man lefthanded:. . .
. . . Ehud made him a dagger which had two edges, of a cubit length; . . .
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