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Gird up your loins like a man,

I will question you, and you shall declare to me.


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3. a manhero, ready for battle (1Co 16:13), as he had wished (Job 9:35; 13:22; 31:37). The robe, usually worn flowing, was girt up by a girdle when men ran, labored, or fought (1Pe 1:13).