2 Samuel 9:10
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
5647 [e]וְעָבַ֣דְתָּ
wə-‘ā-ḇaḏ-tā
Therefore shall workConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-2ms
  לּ֣וֹ
lōw
for himPrep | 3ms
853 [e]אֶֽת־
’eṯ-
-DirObjM
127 [e]הָאֲדָמָ֡ה
hā-’ă-ḏā-māh
the landArt | N-fs
859 [e]אַתָּה֩
’at-tāh
YouPro-2ms
1121 [e]וּבָנֶ֨יךָ
ū-ḇā-ne-ḵā
and your sonsConj-w | N-mpc | 2ms
5650 [e]וַעֲבָדֶ֜יךָ
wa-‘ă-ḇā-ḏe-ḵā
and your servantsConj-w | N-mpc | 2ms
935 [e]וְהֵבֵ֗אתָ
wə-hê-ḇê-ṯā,
and you shall bring in [the harvest]Conj-w | V-Hifil-ConjPerf-2ms
1961 [e]וְהָיָ֨ה
wə-hā-yāh
that may haveConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3ms
1121 [e]לְבֶן־
lə-ḇen-
sonPrep-l | N-msc
113 [e]אֲדֹנֶ֤יךָ
’ă-ḏō-ne-ḵā
of your masterN-mpc | 2ms
3899 [e]לֶּ֙חֶם֙
le-ḥem
foodN-ms
398 [e]וַאֲכָל֔וֹ
wa-’ă-ḵā-lōw,
and to eatConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3ms | 3ms
4648 [e]וּמְפִיבֹ֙שֶׁת֙
ū-mə-p̄î-ḇō-šeṯ
but MephiboshethConj-w | N-proper-ms
1121 [e]בֶּן־
ben-
sonN-msc
113 [e]אֲדֹנֶ֔יךָ
’ă-ḏō-ne-ḵā,
of your masterN-mpc | 2ms
398 [e]יֹאכַ֥ל
yō-ḵal
shall eatV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
8548 [e]תָּמִ֛יד
tā-mîḏ
alwaysAdv
3899 [e]לֶ֖חֶם
le-ḥem
breadN-ms
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
atPrep
7979 [e]שֻׁלְחָנִ֑י
šul-ḥā-nî;
my tableN-msc | 1cs
6717 [e]וּלְצִיבָ֗א
ū-lə-ṣî-ḇā,
Now Ziba hadConj-w, Prep-l | N-proper-ms
2568 [e]חֲמִשָּׁ֥ה
ḥă-miš-šāh
fiveNumber-ms
6240 [e]עָשָׂ֛ר
‘ā-śār
[and] tenNumber-ms
1121 [e]בָּנִ֖ים
bā-nîm
sonsN-mp
6242 [e]וְעֶשְׂרִ֥ים
wə-‘eś-rîm
and twentyConj-w | Number-cp
5650 [e]עֲבָדִֽים׃
‘ă-ḇā-ḏîm.
servantsN-mp









Hebrew Texts
שמואל ב 9:10 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְעָבַ֣דְתָּ לֹּ֣ו אֶֽת־הָאֲדָמָ֡ה אַתָּה֩ וּבָנֶ֨יךָ וַעֲבָדֶ֜יךָ וְהֵבֵ֗אתָ וְהָיָ֨ה לְבֶן־אֲדֹנֶ֤יךָ לֶּ֙חֶם֙ וַאֲכָלֹ֔ו וּמְפִיבֹ֙שֶׁת֙ בֶּן־אֲדֹנֶ֔יךָ יֹאכַ֥ל תָּמִ֛יד לֶ֖חֶם עַל־שֻׁלְחָנִ֑י וּלְצִיבָ֗א חֲמִשָּׁ֥ה עָשָׂ֛ר בָּנִ֖ים וְעֶשְׂרִ֥ים עֲבָדִֽים׃

שמואל ב 9:10 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ועבדת לו את־האדמה אתה ובניך ועבדיך והבאת והיה לבן־אדניך לחם ואכלו ומפיבשת בן־אדניך יאכל תמיד לחם על־שלחני ולציבא חמשה עשר בנים ועשרים עבדים׃

שמואל ב 9:10 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ועבדת לו את־האדמה אתה ובניך ועבדיך והבאת והיה לבן־אדניך לחם ואכלו ומפיבשת בן־אדניך יאכל תמיד לחם על־שלחני ולציבא חמשה עשר בנים ועשרים עבדים׃

שמואל ב 9:10 Hebrew Bible
ועבדת לו את האדמה אתה ובניך ועבדיך והבאת והיה לבן אדניך לחם ואכלו ומפיבשת בן אדניך יאכל תמיד לחם על שלחני ולציבא חמשה עשר בנים ועשרים עבדים׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"You and your sons and your servants shall cultivate the land for him, and you shall bring in the produce so that your master's grandson may have food; nevertheless Mephibosheth your master's grandson shall eat at my table regularly." Now Ziba had fifteen sons and twenty servants.

King James Bible
Thou therefore, and thy sons, and thy servants, shall till the land for him, and thou shalt bring in the fruits, that thy master's son may have food to eat: but Mephibosheth thy master's son shall eat bread alway at my table. Now Ziba had fifteen sons and twenty servants.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You, your sons, and your servants are to work the ground for him, and you are to bring in the crops so your master's grandson will have food to eat. But Mephibosheth, your master's grandson, is always to eat at my table." Now Ziba had 15 sons and 20 servants.
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