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Navel

NAVEL (nā'vĕl, Heb. shōr). Following the LXX, a different reading has been suggested in Prov.3.8: she’ēr, “muscle, body” (so niv). In Ezek.16.4 the reading “navel” has been retained in the sense of the umbilical cord (so niv) not being cut; a picture of an unwanted, untended baby.