1 Samuel 4:2
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
6186 [e]וַיַּעַרְכ֨וּ
way-ya-‘ar-ḵū
And put themselves in battle arrayConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
6430 [e]פְלִשְׁתִּ֜ים
p̄ə-liš-tîm
the PhilistinesN-proper-mp
7122 [e]לִקְרַ֣את
liq-raṯ
againstPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
3478 [e]יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל
yiś-rā-’êl,
IsraelN-proper-ms
5203 [e]וַתִּטֹּשׁ֙
wat-tiṭ-ṭōš
And when they joinedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3fs
4421 [e]הַמִּלְחָמָ֔ה
ham-mil-ḥā-māh,
battleArt | N-fs
5062 [e]וַיִּנָּ֥גֶף
way-yin-nā-ḡep̄
and was defeatedConj-w | V-Nifal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3478 [e]יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל
yiś-rā-’êl
IsraelN-proper-ms
6440 [e]לִפְנֵ֣י
lip̄-nê
byPrep-l | N-cpc
6430 [e]פְלִשְׁתִּ֑ים
p̄ə-liš-tîm;
the PhilistinesN-proper-mp
5221 [e]וַיַּכּ֤וּ
way-yak-kū
and who killedConj-w | V-Hifil-ConsecImperf-3mp
4634 [e]בַמַּֽעֲרָכָה֙
ḇam-ma-‘ă-rā-ḵāh
of the armyPrep-b, Art | N-fs
7704 [e]בַּשָּׂדֶ֔ה
baś-śā-ḏeh,
in the fieldPrep-b, Art | N-ms
702 [e]כְּאַרְבַּ֥עַת
kə-’ar-ba-‘aṯ
about fourPrep-k | Number-msc
505 [e]אֲלָפִ֖ים
’ă-lā-p̄îm
thousandNumber-mp
376 [e]אִֽישׁ׃
’îš.
menN-ms









Hebrew Texts
שמואל א 4:2 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיַּעַרְכ֨וּ פְלִשְׁתִּ֜ים לִקְרַ֣את יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל וַתִּטֹּשׁ֙ הַמִּלְחָמָ֔ה וַיִּנָּ֥גֶף יִשְׂרָאֵ֖ל לִפְנֵ֣י פְלִשְׁתִּ֑ים וַיַּכּ֤וּ בַמַּֽעֲרָכָה֙ בַּשָּׂדֶ֔ה כְּאַרְבַּ֥עַת אֲלָפִ֖ים אִֽישׁ׃

שמואל א 4:2 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויערכו פלשתים לקראת ישראל ותטש המלחמה וינגף ישראל לפני פלשתים ויכו במערכה בשדה כארבעת אלפים איש׃

שמואל א 4:2 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויערכו פלשתים לקראת ישראל ותטש המלחמה וינגף ישראל לפני פלשתים ויכו במערכה בשדה כארבעת אלפים איש׃

שמואל א 4:2 Hebrew Bible
ויערכו פלשתים לקראת ישראל ותטש המלחמה וינגף ישראל לפני פלשתים ויכו במערכה בשדה כארבעת אלפים איש׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The Philistines drew up in battle array to meet Israel. When the battle spread, Israel was defeated before the Philistines who killed about four thousand men on the battlefield.

King James Bible
And the Philistines put themselves in array against Israel: and when they joined battle, Israel was smitten before the Philistines: and they slew of the army in the field about four thousand men.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The Philistines lined up in battle formation against Israel, and as the battle intensified, Israel was defeated by the Philistines, who struck down about4,000 men on the battlefield.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

put

1 Samuel 17:8,21 And he stood and cried to the armies of Israel, and said to them, …

they joined battle [heb] the battle was spread
Israel

Joshua 7:5-8,12 And the men of Ai smote of them about thirty and six men: for they …

Psalm 44:9,10 But you have cast off, and put us to shame; and go not forth with our armies…

and they

Psalm 79:7,8 For they have devoured Jacob, and laid waste his dwelling place…

Psalm 106:40,41 Therefore was the wrath of the LORD kindled against his people, so …

Lamentations 3:40 Let us search and try our ways, and turn again to the LORD.

the army [heb] the array

Links
1 Samuel 4:21 Samuel 4:2 NIV1 Samuel 4:2 NLT1 Samuel 4:2 ESV1 Samuel 4:2 NASB1 Samuel 4:2 KJV1 Samuel 4:2 Bible Apps1 Samuel 4:2 Biblia Paralela1 Samuel 4:2 Chinese Bible1 Samuel 4:2 French Bible1 Samuel 4:2 German BibleBible Hub
1 Samuel 4:1
Top of Page
Top of Page