||'The peasants are becoming more numerous,' said Pharaoh, 'and you want them to take a vacation from their work!'
Vayomer Par'oh hen-rabim atah am ha'arets vehishbatem otam misivlotam.
||That day, Pharaoh gave new orders to the people's administrators and foremen. He said,
Vayetsav Par'oh bayom hahu et-hanogsim ba'am ve'et-shotrav lemor.