2 Chronicles 35:22
Text Analysis
3808 [e]וְלֹֽא־
And nevertheless notConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
5437 [e]הֵסֵב֩
would turnV-Hifil-Perf-3ms
2977 [e]יֹאשִׁיָּ֨הוּ
6440 [e]פָנָ֜יו
his faceN-cpc | 3ms
4480 [e]מִמֶּ֗נּוּ
from himPrep | 3ms
3588 [e]כִּ֤י
3898 [e]לְהִלָּחֵֽם־
so that he might fightPrep-l | V-Nifal-Inf
with himPrep | 3ms
2664 [e]הִתְחַפֵּ֔שׂ
disguised himselfV-Hitpael-Perf-3ms
3808 [e]וְלֹ֥א
and notConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
8085 [e]שָׁמַ֛ע
did listenV-Qal-Perf-3ms
413 [e]אֶל־
1697 [e]דִּבְרֵ֥י
the words ofN-mpc
5224 [e]נְכ֖וֹ
6310 [e]מִפִּ֣י
from the mouthPrep-m | N-msc
430 [e]אֱלֹהִ֑ים
of GodN-mp
935 [e]וַיָּבֹ֕א
so he cameConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3898 [e]לְהִלָּחֵ֖ם
to fightPrep-l | V-Nifal-Inf
1237 [e]בְּבִקְעַ֥ת
in the ValleyPrep-b | N-fsc
4023 [e]מְגִדּֽוֹ׃
of MegiddoN-proper-fs

Hebrew Texts
דברי הימים ב 35:22 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְלֹֽא־הֵסֵב֩ יֹאשִׁיָּ֨הוּ פָנָ֜יו מִמֶּ֗נּוּ כִּ֤י לְהִלָּחֵֽם־בֹּו֙ הִתְחַפֵּ֔שׂ וְלֹ֥א שָׁמַ֛ע אֶל־דִּבְרֵ֥י נְכֹ֖ו מִפִּ֣י אֱלֹהִ֑ים וַיָּבֹ֕א לְהִלָּחֵ֖ם בְּבִקְעַ֥ת מְגִדֹּֽו׃

דברי הימים ב 35:22 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ולא־הסב יאשיהו פניו ממנו כי להלחם־בו התחפש ולא שמע אל־דברי נכו מפי אלהים ויבא להלחם בבקעת מגדו׃

דברי הימים ב 35:22 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ולא־הסב יאשיהו פניו ממנו כי להלחם־בו התחפש ולא שמע אל־דברי נכו מפי אלהים ויבא להלחם בבקעת מגדו׃

דברי הימים ב 35:22 Hebrew Bible
ולא הסב יאשיהו פניו ממנו כי להלחם בו התחפש ולא שמע אל דברי נכו מפי אלהים ויבא להלחם בבקעת מגדו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
However, Josiah would not turn away from him, but disguised himself in order to make war with him; nor did he listen to the words of Neco from the mouth of God, but came to make war on the plain of Megiddo.

King James Bible
Nevertheless Josiah would not turn his face from him, but disguised himself, that he might fight with him, and hearkened not unto the words of Necho from the mouth of God, and came to fight in the valley of Megiddo.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But Josiah did not turn away from him; instead, in order to fight with him he disguised himself. He did not listen to Neco's words from the mouth of God, but went to the Valley of Megiddo to fight.
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