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In Ex. 32:25 the expression “the people were naked” (Authorized Version) is more correctly rendered in the Revised Version “the people were broken loose”, i.e., had fallen into a state of lawlessness and insubordination.
In 2 Chr. 28:19 the words “he made Judah naked” (Authorized Version), but Revised Version “he had dealt wantonly in Judah,” mean “he had permitted Judah to break loose from all the restraints of religion.”