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  1. to transgress, to revolt, to fall away (from faith)
    I haven ju alla avfallit från mig, säger HERREN.
    ye all have transgressed against me, saith the LORD. (Jeremiah 2:30)
    I hans tid avföll Edom från Juda välde och satte en egen konung över sig.
    In his days Edom revolted from under the hand of Judah, and made a king over themselves. (2 Kings 8:20)
    men icke hava någon rot; de tro allenast till en tid, och i frestelsens stund avfalla de.
    and these have no root, which for a while believe, and in time of temptation fall away. (Luke 8:13)


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