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A term found in the titles to Pss 57–59 and Psa 75, sometimes translated as “do not destroy” (e.g., ESV, LEB). Possibly a musical term.
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AL TASCHITH (Heb. “do not destroy”). More correctly Al-tashheth (RSV). A title annotation found in Ps 57, 58, 59, 75. Its significance is uncertain, but it may have been the name of a Heb. tune to which these psalms were sung. Or, as in the case of other musical terms in the psalm titles, it may be a
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