1 Samuel 2:9
Text Analysis
7272 [e]רַגְלֵ֤י
The feetN-fdc
of His saintNoun - masculine singular construct :: third person masculine singular N-msc | 3ms
2623 [e](חֲסִידָיו֙)
His saintsN-mpc | 3ms
8104 [e]יִשְׁמֹ֔ר
He will guardV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
7563 [e]וּרְשָׁעִ֖ים
but the wickedConj-w | Adj-mp
2822 [e]בַּחֹ֣שֶׁךְ
in darknessPrep-b, Art | N-ms
1826 [e]יִדָּ֑מּוּ
shall be silentV-Nifal-Imperf-3mp
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
3808 [e]לֹ֥א
3581 [e]בְכֹ֖חַ
by strengthPrep-b | N-ms
1396 [e]יִגְבַּר־
shall prevailV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
376 [e]אִֽישׁ׃

Hebrew Texts
שמואל א 2:9 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
רַגְלֵ֤י [חֲסִידֹו כ] (חֲסִידָיו֙ ק) יִשְׁמֹ֔ר וּרְשָׁעִ֖ים בַּחֹ֣שֶׁךְ יִדָּ֑מּוּ כִּֽי־לֹ֥א בְכֹ֖חַ יִגְבַּר־אִֽישׁ׃

שמואל א 2:9 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
רגלי [חסידו כ] (חסידיו ק) ישמר ורשעים בחשך ידמו כי־לא בכח יגבר־איש׃

שמואל א 2:9 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
רגלי [חסידו כ] (חסידיו ק) ישמר ורשעים בחשך ידמו כי־לא בכח יגבר־איש׃

שמואל א 2:9 Hebrew Bible
רגלי חסידו ישמר ורשעים בחשך ידמו כי לא בכח יגבר איש׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"He keeps the feet of His godly ones, But the wicked ones are silenced in darkness; For not by might shall a man prevail.

King James Bible
He will keep the feet of his saints, and the wicked shall be silent in darkness; for by strength shall no man prevail.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He guards the steps of His faithful ones, but the wicked perish in darkness, for a man does not prevail by his own strength.
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will keep

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Psalm 94:18 When I said, My foot slips; your mercy, O LORD, held me up.

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Proverbs 16:9 A man's heart devises his way: but the LORD directs his steps.

1 Peter 1:5 Who are kept by the power of God through faith to salvation ready …

his saints

Deuteronomy 33:3 Yes, he loved the people; all his saints are in your hand: and they …

Psalm 37:28 For the LORD loves judgment, and forsakes not his saints; they are …

Psalm 97:10 You that love the LORD, hate evil: he preserves the souls of his …

Proverbs 2:8 He keeps the paths of judgment, and preserves the way of his saints.

Jude 1:3 Beloved, when I gave all diligence to write to you of the common …

be silent

Job 5:16 So the poor has hope, and iniquity stops her mouth.

Ecclesiastes 5:17 All his days also he eats in darkness, and he has much sorrow and …

Jeremiah 8:14 Why do we sit still? assemble yourselves, and let us enter into the …

Zephaniah 1:15 That day is a day of wrath, a day of trouble and distress, a day …

Matthew 8:12 But the children of the kingdom shall be cast out into outer darkness: …

Matthew 22:12,13 And he said to him, Friend, how came you in here not having a wedding …

Romans 3:19 Now we know that what things soever the law said, it said to them …

2 Peter 2:17 These are wells without water, clouds that are carried with a tempest; …

Jude 1:13 Raging waves of the sea, foaming out their own shame; wandering stars, …

by strength

1 Samuel 17:49,50 And David put his hand in his bag, and took there a stone, and slang …

Psalm 33:16,17 There is no king saved by the multitude of an host: a mighty man …

Ecclesiastes 9:11 I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, …

Jeremiah 9:23 Thus said the LORD, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither …

Zechariah 4:6 Then he answered and spoke to me, saying, This is the word of the …

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