The LORD told him, "This won't happen, because whoever kills you will suffer seven times the vengeance." Then the LORD placed a sign on Cain so that no one finding him would kill him.
For if Cain is being avenged seven times, then Lamech will be avenged 77 times."
"If, despite all of this, you still don't listen to me, then I'll punish you seven times more on account of your sins.
"If you live life contrary to me and remain unwilling to listen to me, then I'll add to your wounds seven times more on account of your sins.
then I'll certainly oppose you. I'll take vengeance against you seven fold on account of your sins.
I'll oppose you with vicious rage. Indeed, I myself will punish you seven fold on account of your sins.
but when he is discovered, he must restore seven-fold, forfeiting the entire value of his house.
Moreover, the light of the moon will be like the light of the sun, and the sun's light will be seven times brighter, like the light of seven full days, when the LORD binds up the bruises of his people and heals the wounds inflicted by his blow.
Out of control with rage, Nebuchadnezzar's facial expression changed toward Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, and he ordered that the furnace be heated seven times hotter than usual.
"The LORD will make your enemies, who rise against you and attack from one direction, to flee from you in seven directions.
"The LORD will cause you to be defeated by your enemies. You'll go out against them in one direction, but you'll flee from them in seven directions. Consequently, you'll be in a state of great terror throughout all the kingdoms of the earth.
Pay back our neighbors seven times the reproach with which they reproached you, LORD.