Judges 15:19
Text Analysis
1234 [e]וַיִּבְקַ֨ע
so splitConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
430 [e]אֱלֹהִ֜ים
853 [e]אֶת־
4388 [e]הַמַּכְתֵּ֣שׁ
the hollow placeArt | N-ms
834 [e]אֲשֶׁר־
that [is]Pro-r
3895 [e]בַּלֶּ֗חִי
in LehiPrep-b, Art | N-proper-fs
3318 [e]וַיֵּצְא֨וּ
and cameConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
4480 [e]מִמֶּ֤נּוּ
outPrep | 3ms
4325 [e]מַ֙יִם֙
8354 [e]וַיֵּ֔שְׁתְּ
and he drankConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
7725 [e]וַתָּ֥שָׁב
and returnedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3fs
7307 [e]רוּח֖וֹ
his spiritN-csc | 3ms
2421 [e]וַיֶּ֑חִי
and he revivedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
5921 [e]עַל־
3651 [e]כֵּ֣ן ׀
7121 [e]קָרָ֣א
he calledV-Qal-Perf-3ms
8034 [e]שְׁמָ֗הּ
its nameN-msc | 3fs
5875 [e]הַקּוֹרֵא֙
En HakkoreN-proper-fs
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֣ר
which isPro-r
3896 [e]בַּלֶּ֔חִי
in LehiPrep-b, Art | N-proper-fs
5704 [e]עַ֖ד
3117 [e]הַיּ֥וֹם
dayArt | N-ms
2088 [e]הַזֶּֽה׃
thisArt | Pro-ms

Hebrew Texts
שופטים 15:19 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיִּבְקַ֨ע אֱלֹהִ֜ים אֶת־הַמַּכְתֵּ֣שׁ אֲשֶׁר־בַּלֶּ֗חִי וַיֵּצְא֨וּ מִמֶּ֤נּוּ מַ֙יִם֙ וַיֵּ֔שְׁתְּ וַתָּ֥שָׁב רוּחֹ֖ו וַיֶּ֑חִי עַל־כֵּ֣ן ׀ קָרָ֣א שְׁמָ֗הּ עֵ֤ין הַקֹּורֵא֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר בַּלֶּ֔חִי עַ֖ד הַיֹּ֥ום הַזֶּֽה׃

שופטים 15:19 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויבקע אלהים את־המכתש אשר־בלחי ויצאו ממנו מים וישת ותשב רוחו ויחי על־כן ׀ קרא שמה עין הקורא אשר בלחי עד היום הזה׃

שופטים 15:19 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויבקע אלהים את־המכתש אשר־בלחי ויצאו ממנו מים וישת ותשב רוחו ויחי על־כן ׀ קרא שמה עין הקורא אשר בלחי עד היום הזה׃

שופטים 15:19 Hebrew Bible
ויבקע אלהים את המכתש אשר בלחי ויצאו ממנו מים וישת ותשב רוחו ויחי על כן קרא שמה עין הקורא אשר בלחי עד היום הזה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
But God split the hollow place that is in Lehi so that water came out of it. When he drank, his strength returned and he revived. Therefore he named it En-hakkore, which is in Lehi to this day.

King James Bible
But God clave an hollow place that was in the jaw, and there came water thereout; and when he had drunk, his spirit came again, and he revived: wherefore he called the name thereof Enhakkore, which is in Lehi unto this day.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So God split a hollow place in the ground at Lehi, and water came out of it. After Samson drank, his strength returned, and he revived. That is why he named it En-hakkore, which is in Lehi to this day.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the jaw. or, Lehi. This reading is certainly preferable; it was in the place called Lehi where a spring was supernaturally opened. there came.

Isaiah 44:3 For I will pour water on him that is thirsty, and floods on the dry …

his spirit.

Genesis 45:27 And they told him all the words of Joseph, which he had said to them: …

1 Samuel 30:12 And they gave him a piece of a cake of figs, and two clusters of …

Isaiah 40:26 Lift up your eyes on high, and behold who has created these things, …

En-hakkore. Samson gave this expressive name to the miraculously springing water, to be as a memorial of the goodness of God to him. Enhakkore, the well of him that cried, which kept him in remembrance both of his own distress which caused him to cry, and the favour of Jehovah to him in answer to his cry. Many a spring of comfort God opens to his people, which may fitly be called by the name En-hakkore; and this instance of Samson's relief should encourage us to trust in God, for when he pleases he can open rivers in high places.

Isaiah 41:17,18 When the poor and needy seek water, and there is none, and their …

Samson at first gave the name of Ramath-lehi (the lifting up of the jaw-bone) which denoted him great and triumphant; but now he gives it another name, Enhakkore, which denotes him wanting and dependent.

Genesis 16:13 And she called the name of the LORD that spoke to her, You God see …

Genesis 22:14 And Abraham called the name of that place Jehovahjireh: as it is …

Genesis 28:19 And he called the name of that place Bethel: but the name of that …

Genesis 30:30 For it was little which you had before I came, and it is now increased …

Exodus 17:15 And Moses built an altar, and called the name of it Jehovahnissi:

Psalm 34:6 This poor man cried, and the LORD heard him, and saved him out of …

Psalm 120:1 In my distress I cried to the LORD, and he heard me.

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