1 Kings 20:7
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
7121 [e]וַיִּקְרָ֤א
way-yiq-rā
So calledConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
4428 [e]מֶֽלֶךְ־
me-leḵ-
the kingN-msc
3478 [e]יִשְׂרָאֵל֙
yiś-rā-’êl
of IsraelN-proper-ms
3605 [e]לְכָל־
lə-ḵāl
allPrep-l | N-msc
2205 [e]זִקְנֵ֣י
ziq-nê
the eldersAdj-mpc
776 [e]הָאָ֔רֶץ
hā-’ā-reṣ,
of the landArt | N-fs
559 [e]וַיֹּ֙אמֶר֙
way-yō-mer
and saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3045 [e]דְּעֽוּ־
də-‘ū-
NoticeV-Qal-Imp-mp
4994 [e]נָ֣א
pleaseInterjection
7200 [e]וּרְא֔וּ
ū-rə-’ū,
and seeConj-w | V-Qal-Imp-mp
3588 [e]כִּ֥י
howConj
7451 [e]רָעָ֖ה
rā-‘āh
troubleAdj-fs
2088 [e]זֶ֣ה
zeh
this [man]Pro-ms
1245 [e]מְבַקֵּ֑שׁ
mə-ḇaq-qêš;
seeksV-Piel-Prtcpl-ms
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
kî-
forConj
7971 [e]שָׁלַ֨ח
šā-laḥ
he sentV-Qal-Perf-3ms
413 [e]אֵלַ֜י
’ê-lay
to mePrep | 1cs
802 [e]לְנָשַׁ֤י
lə-nā-šay
for my wivesPrep-l | N-fpc | 1cs
1121 [e]וּלְבָנַי֙
ū-lə-ḇā-nay
and my childrenConj-w, Prep-l | N-mpc | 1cs
3701 [e]וּלְכַסְפִּ֣י
ū-lə-ḵas-pî
and my silverConj-w, Prep-l | N-msc | 1cs
2091 [e]וְלִזְהָבִ֔י
wə-liz-hā-ḇî,
and my goldConj-w, Prep-l | N-msc | 1cs
3808 [e]וְלֹ֥א
wə-lō
and notConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
4513 [e]מָנַ֖עְתִּי
mā-na‘-tî
I did denyV-Qal-Perf-1cs
4480 [e]מִמֶּֽנּוּ׃
mim-men-nū.
himPrep | 3ms









Hebrew Texts
מלכים א 20:7 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיִּקְרָ֤א מֶֽלֶךְ־יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ לְכָל־זִקְנֵ֣י הָאָ֔רֶץ וַיֹּ֙אמֶר֙ דְּעֽוּ־נָ֣א וּרְא֔וּ כִּ֥י רָעָ֖ה זֶ֣ה מְבַקֵּ֑שׁ כִּֽי־שָׁלַ֨ח אֵלַ֜י לְנָשַׁ֤י וּלְבָנַי֙ וּלְכַסְפִּ֣י וְלִזְהָבִ֔י וְלֹ֥א מָנַ֖עְתִּי מִמֶּֽנּוּ׃

מלכים א 20:7 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויקרא מלך־ישראל לכל־זקני הארץ ויאמר דעו־נא וראו כי רעה זה מבקש כי־שלח אלי לנשי ולבני ולכספי ולזהבי ולא מנעתי ממנו׃

מלכים א 20:7 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויקרא מלך־ישראל לכל־זקני הארץ ויאמר דעו־נא וראו כי רעה זה מבקש כי־שלח אלי לנשי ולבני ולכספי ולזהבי ולא מנעתי ממנו׃

מלכים א 20:7 Hebrew Bible
ויקרא מלך ישראל לכל זקני הארץ ויאמר דעו נא וראו כי רעה זה מבקש כי שלח אלי לנשי ולבני ולכספי ולזהבי ולא מנעתי ממנו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then the king of Israel called all the elders of the land and said, "Please observe and see how this man is looking for trouble; for he sent to me for my wives and my children and my silver and my gold, and I did not refuse him."

King James Bible
Then the king of Israel called all the elders of the land, and said, Mark, I pray you, and see how this man seeketh mischief: for he sent unto me for my wives, and for my children, and for my silver, and for my gold; and I denied him not.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then the king of Israel called for all the elders of the land and said, "Think it over and you will see that this one is only looking for trouble, for he demanded my wives, my children, my silver, and my gold, and I didn't turn him down."
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denied him not [heb] kept not back from him

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