1 Chronicles 15:16
Text Analysis
559 [e]וַיֹּ֣אמֶר
and spokeConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
1732 [e]דָּוִיד֮
8269 [e]לְשָׂרֵ֣י
to the leadersPrep-l | N-mpc
3881 [e]הַלְוִיִּם֒
of the LevitesArt | N-proper-mp
5975 [e]לְהַֽעֲמִ֗יד
to appoint [to be]Prep-l | V-Hifil-Inf
853 [e]אֶת־
251 [e]אֲחֵיהֶם֙
their brothersN-mpc | 3mp
7891 [e]הַמְשֹׁ֣רְרִ֔ים
the singersArt | V-Piel-Prtcpl-mp
3627 [e]בִּכְלֵי־
accompanied by instrumentsPrep-b | N-mpc
7892 [e]שִׁ֛יר
of musicN-ms
5035 [e]נְבָלִ֥ים
stringed instrumentsN-mp
3658 [e]וְכִנֹּר֖וֹת
and harpsConj-w | N-mp
4700 [e]וּמְצִלְתָּ֑יִם
and cymbalsConj-w | N-cd
8085 [e]מַשְׁמִיעִ֥ים
7311 [e]לְהָרִֽים־
by raisingPrep-l | V-Hifil-Inf
6963 [e]בְּק֖וֹל
the voicePrep-b | N-ms
8057 [e]לְשִׂמְחָֽה׃
with joyPrep-l | N-fs

Hebrew Texts
דברי הימים א 15:16 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיֹּ֣אמֶר דָּוִיד֮ לְשָׂרֵ֣י הַלְוִיִּם֒ לְהַֽעֲמִ֗יד אֶת־אֲחֵיהֶם֙ הַמְשֹׁ֣רְרִ֔ים בִּכְלֵי־שִׁ֛יר נְבָלִ֥ים וְכִנֹּרֹ֖ות וּמְצִלְתָּ֑יִם מַשְׁמִיעִ֥ים לְהָרִֽים־בְּקֹ֖ול לְשִׂמְחָֽה׃ פ

דברי הימים א 15:16 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויאמר דויד לשרי הלוים להעמיד את־אחיהם המשררים בכלי־שיר נבלים וכנרות ומצלתים משמיעים להרים־בקול לשמחה׃ פ

דברי הימים א 15:16 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויאמר דויד לשרי הלוים להעמיד את־אחיהם המשררים בכלי־שיר נבלים וכנרות ומצלתים משמיעים להרים־בקול לשמחה׃ פ

דברי הימים א 15:16 Hebrew Bible
ויאמר דויד לשרי הלוים להעמיד את אחיהם המשררים בכלי שיר נבלים וכנרות ומצלתים משמיעים להרים בקול לשמחה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then David spoke to the chiefs of the Levites to appoint their relatives the singers, with instruments of music, harps, lyres, loud-sounding cymbals, to raise sounds of joy.

King James Bible
And David spake to the chief of the Levites to appoint their brethren to be the singers with instruments of musick, psalteries and harps and cymbals, sounding, by lifting up the voice with joy.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then David told the leaders of the Levites to appoint their relatives as singers and to have them raise their voices with joy accompanied by musical instruments--harps, lyres, and cymbals.
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