1 Chronicles 23:5
Text Analysis
702 [e]וְאַרְבַּ֥עַת
And fourConj-w | Number-msc
505 [e]אֲלָפִ֖ים
7778 [e]שֹׁעֲרִ֑ים
[were] gatekeepersN-mp
702 [e]וְאַרְבַּ֤עַת
and fourConj-w | Number-msc
505 [e]אֲלָפִים֙
1984 [e]מְהַֽלְלִ֣ים
3068 [e]לַיהוָ֔ה
YahwehPrep-l | N-proper-ms
3627 [e]בַּכֵּלִ֕ים
with [musical] instrumentsPrep-b, Art | N-mp
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֥ר
6213 [e]עָשִׂ֖יתִי
I made [said David]V-Qal-Perf-1cs
1984 [e]לְהַלֵּֽל׃
for giving praisePrep-l | V-Piel-Inf

Hebrew Texts
דברי הימים א 23:5 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְאַרְבַּ֥עַת אֲלָפִ֖ים שֹׁעֲרִ֑ים וְאַרְבַּ֤עַת אֲלָפִים֙ מְהַֽלְלִ֣ים לַיהוָ֔ה בַּכֵּלִ֕ים אֲשֶׁ֥ר עָשִׂ֖יתִי לְהַלֵּֽל׃

דברי הימים א 23:5 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
וארבעת אלפים שערים וארבעת אלפים מהללים ליהוה בכלים אשר עשיתי להלל׃

דברי הימים א 23:5 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
וארבעת אלפים שערים וארבעת אלפים מהללים ליהוה בכלים אשר עשיתי להלל׃

דברי הימים א 23:5 Hebrew Bible
וארבעת אלפים שערים וארבעת אלפים מהללים ליהוה בכלים אשר עשיתי להלל׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
and 4,000 were gatekeepers, and 4,000 were praising the LORD with the instruments which David made for giving praise.

King James Bible
Moreover four thousand were porters; and four thousand praised the LORD with the instruments which I made, said David, to praise therewith.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
4,000 are to be gatekeepers, and 4,000 are to praise the LORD with the instruments that I have made for worship."
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