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 Understanding the vertb to take as meanign "to take under one's control" (as Hebrew laqah) or "to take away by theft" (as Hebrew ganav); and to carry as connoting "to carry away that which does not belong to oneo" (as possibly Hebrew hevi') or, in a braodly legal sesnse, "to deprive." The Hebrew verb laqah, of course, also appears with the meaning "to take [a wife]" (e.g., Geneseis 4:19; 6:2; cf. 1 Nephi 7:1; 16:7). See David Daube, The Exodus Pattern in the Bible (London: Faber and Faber, 1963), 73.