2 Kings 8:15
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
1961 [e]וַיְהִ֣י
way-hî
But it came to passConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
4283 [e]מִֽמָּחֳרָ֗ת
mim-mā-ḥo-rāṯ,
on the next dayPrep-m | N-fs
3947 [e]וַיִּקַּ֤ח
way-yiq-qaḥ
that he tookConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
4346 [e]הַמַּכְבֵּר֙
ham-maḵ-bêr
a thick clothArt | N-ms
2881 [e]וַיִּטְבֹּ֣ל
way-yiṭ-bōl
and dipped [it]Conj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
4325 [e]בַּמַּ֔יִם
bam-ma-yim,
in waterPrep-b, Art | N-mp
6566 [e]וַיִּפְרֹ֥שׂ
way-yip̄-rōś
and spread [it]Conj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
overPrep
6440 [e]פָּנָ֖יו
pā-nāw
his faceN-cpc | 3ms
4191 [e]וַיָּמֹ֑ת
way-yā-mōṯ;
so that he diedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
4427 [e]וַיִּמְלֹ֥ךְ
way-yim-lōḵ
And reignedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
2371 [e]חֲזָהאֵ֖ל
ḥă-zā-h-’êl
HazaelN-proper-ms
8478 [e]תַּחְתָּֽיו׃
taḥ-tāw.
in his placePrep | 3ms
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Hebrew Texts
מלכים ב 8:15 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיְהִ֣י מִֽמָּחֳרָ֗ת וַיִּקַּ֤ח הַמַּכְבֵּר֙ וַיִּטְבֹּ֣ל בַּמַּ֔יִם וַיִּפְרֹ֥שׂ עַל־פָּנָ֖יו וַיָּמֹ֑ת וַיִּמְלֹ֥ךְ חֲזָהאֵ֖ל תַּחְתָּֽיו׃ פ

מלכים ב 8:15 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויהי ממחרת ויקח המכבר ויטבל במים ויפרש על־פניו וימת וימלך חזהאל תחתיו׃ פ

מלכים ב 8:15 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויהי ממחרת ויקח המכבר ויטבל במים ויפרש על־פניו וימת וימלך חזהאל תחתיו׃ פ

מלכים ב 8:15 Hebrew Bible
ויהי ממחרת ויקח המכבר ויטבל במים ויפרש על פניו וימת וימלך חזהאל תחתיו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
On the following day, he took the cover and dipped it in water and spread it on his face, so that he died. And Hazael became king in his place.

King James Bible
And it came to pass on the morrow, that he took a thick cloth, and dipped it in water, and spread it on his face, so that he died: and Hazael reigned in his stead.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The next day Hazael took a heavy cloth, dipped it in water, and spread it over the king's face. Ben-hadad died, and Hazael reigned instead of him.
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