2 Samuel 13:28
Text Analysis
6680 [e]וַיְצַו֩
And had commandedConj-w | V-Piel-ConsecImperf-3ms
53 [e]אַבְשָׁל֨וֹם
853 [e]אֶת־
5288 [e]נְעָרָ֜יו
his servantsN-mpc | 3ms
559 [e]לֵאמֹ֗ר
sayingPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
7200 [e]רְא֣וּ
4994 [e]נָ֠א
2896 [e]כְּט֨וֹב
when is merryPrep-k | V-Qal-Inf
3820 [e]לֵב־
550 [e]אַמְנ֤וֹן
of AmnonN-proper-ms
3196 [e]בַּיַּ֙יִן֙
with winePrep-b, Art | N-ms
559 [e]וְאָמַרְתִּ֣י
and when I sayConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-1cs
413 [e]אֲלֵיכֶ֔ם
to youPrep | 2mp
5221 [e]הַכּ֧וּ
853 [e]אֶת־
550 [e]אַמְנ֛וֹן
4191 [e]וַהֲמִתֶּ֥ם
then killConj-w | V-Hifil-ConjPerf-2mp
853 [e]אֹת֖וֹ
himDirObjM | 3ms
408 [e]אַל־
3372 [e]תִּירָ֑אוּ
do be afraidV-Qal-Imperf-2mp
3808 [e]הֲל֗וֹא
3588 [e]כִּ֤י
595 [e]אָֽנֹכִי֙
6680 [e]צִוִּ֣יתִי
853 [e]אֶתְכֶ֔ם
youDirObjM | 2mp
2388 [e]חִזְק֖וּ
Be courageousV-Qal-Imp-mp
1961 [e]וִהְי֥וּ
andConj-w | V-Qal-Imp-mp
1121 [e]לִבְנֵי־
valiantPrep-l | N-mpc
2428 [e]חָֽיִל׃

Hebrew Texts
שמואל ב 13:28 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיְצַו֩ אַבְשָׁלֹ֨ום אֶת־נְעָרָ֜יו לֵאמֹ֗ר רְא֣וּ נָ֠א כְּטֹ֨וב לֵב־אַמְנֹ֤ון בַּיַּ֙יִן֙ וְאָמַרְתִּ֣י אֲלֵיכֶ֔ם הַכּ֧וּ אֶת־אַמְנֹ֛ון וַהֲמִתֶּ֥ם אֹתֹ֖ו אַל־תִּירָ֑אוּ הֲלֹ֗וא כִּ֤י אָֽנֹכִי֙ צִוִּ֣יתִי אֶתְכֶ֔ם חִזְק֖וּ וִהְי֥וּ לִבְנֵי־חָֽיִל׃

שמואל ב 13:28 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויצו אבשלום את־נעריו לאמר ראו נא כטוב לב־אמנון ביין ואמרתי אליכם הכו את־אמנון והמתם אתו אל־תיראו הלוא כי אנכי צויתי אתכם חזקו והיו לבני־חיל׃

שמואל ב 13:28 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויצו אבשלום את־נעריו לאמר ראו נא כטוב לב־אמנון ביין ואמרתי אליכם הכו את־אמנון והמתם אתו אל־תיראו הלוא כי אנכי צויתי אתכם חזקו והיו לבני־חיל׃

שמואל ב 13:28 Hebrew Bible
ויצו אבשלום את נעריו לאמר ראו נא כטוב לב אמנון ביין ואמרתי אליכם הכו את אמנון והמתם אתו אל תיראו הלוא כי אנכי צויתי אתכם חזקו והיו לבני חיל׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Absalom commanded his servants, saying, "See now, when Amnon's heart is merry with wine, and when I say to you, 'Strike Amnon,' then put him to death. Do not fear; have not I myself commanded you? Be courageous and be valiant."

King James Bible
Now Absalom had commanded his servants, saying, Mark ye now when Amnon's heart is merry with wine, and when I say unto you, Smite Amnon; then kill him, fear not: have not I commanded you? be courageous, and be valiant.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Now Absalom commanded his young men, "Watch Amnon until he is in a good mood from the wine. When I order you to strike Amnon, then kill him. Don't be afraid. Am I not the one who has commanded you? Be strong and courageous!"
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