1 Kings 3:2
Text Analysis
7535 [e]רַ֣ק
5971 [e]הָעָ֔ם
the peopleArt | N-ms
2076 [e]מְזַבְּחִ֖ים
1116 [e]בַּבָּמ֑וֹת
at the high placesPrep-b, Art | N-fp
3588 [e]כִּ֠י
3808 [e]לֹא־
1129 [e]נִבְנָ֥ה
there was builtV-Nifal-Perf-3ms
1004 [e]בַ֙יִת֙
8034 [e]לְשֵׁ֣ם
for the namePrep-l | N-msc
3068 [e]יְהוָ֔ה
of YahwehN-proper-ms
5704 [e]עַ֖ד
3117 [e]הַיָּמִ֥ים
daysArt | N-mp
1992 [e]הָהֵֽם׃
thoseArt | Pro-3mp

Hebrew Texts
מלכים א 3:2 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
רַ֣ק הָעָ֔ם מְזַבְּחִ֖ים בַּבָּמֹ֑ות כִּ֠י לֹא־נִבְנָ֥ה בַ֙יִת֙ לְשֵׁ֣ם יְהוָ֔ה עַ֖ד הַיָּמִ֥ים הָהֵֽם׃ פ

מלכים א 3:2 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
רק העם מזבחים בבמות כי לא־נבנה בית לשם יהוה עד הימים ההם׃ פ

מלכים א 3:2 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
רק העם מזבחים בבמות כי לא־נבנה בית לשם יהוה עד הימים ההם׃ פ

מלכים א 3:2 Hebrew Bible
רק העם מזבחים בבמות כי לא נבנה בית לשם יהוה עד הימים ההם׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The people were still sacrificing on the high places, because there was no house built for the name of the LORD until those days.

King James Bible
Only the people sacrificed in high places, because there was no house built unto the name of the LORD, until those days.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
However, the people were sacrificing on the high places, because until that time a temple for the LORD's name had not been built.
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