فَقَالَ لَهَا أَلْقَانَةُ رَجُلُهَا: «يَا حَنَّةُ، لِمَاذَا تَبْكِينَ؟ وَلِمَاذَا لَا تَأْكُلِينَ؟ وَلِمَاذَا يَكْتَئِبُ قَلْبُكِ؟ أَمَا أَنَا خَيْرٌ لَكِ مِنْ عَشْرَةِ بَنِينَ؟».٨8
וַיֹּ֨אמֶר לָ֜הּ אֶלְקָנָ֣ה אִישָׁ֗הּ חַנָּה֙ לָ֣מֶה תִבְכִּ֗י וְלָ֙מֶה֙ לֹ֣א תֹֽאכְלִ֔י וְלָ֖מֶה יֵרַ֣ע לְבָבֵ֑ךְ הֲלֹ֤וא אָֽנֹכִי֙ טֹ֣וב לָ֔ךְ מֵעֲשָׂרָ֖ה בָּנִֽים׃
Then
said
StrongsID:
h559
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אָמַר
Transliteration:
ʼâmar
Pronounciation:
aw-mar'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to say (used with great latitude); answer, appoint, avouch, bid, boast self, call, certify, challenge, charge, [phrase] (at the, give) command(-ment), commune, consider, declare, demand, [idiom] desire, determine, [idiom] expressly, [idiom] indeed, [idiom] intend, name, [idiom] plainly, promise, publish, report, require, say, speak (against, of), [idiom] still, [idiom] suppose, talk, tell, term, [idiom] that is, [idiom] think, use (speech), utter, [idiom] verily, [idiom] yet.
Elkanah
StrongsID:
h511
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אֶלְקָנָה
Transliteration:
ʼElqânâh
Pronounciation:
el-kaw-naw'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from אֵל and קָנָה; God has obtained; Elkanah, the name of several Israelites; Elkanah.
her
husband
StrongsID:
h376
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אִישׁ
Transliteration:
ʼîysh
Pronounciation:
eesh
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
contracted for אֱנוֹשׁ (or perhaps rather from an unused root meaning to be extant); a man as an individual or a male person; often used as an adjunct to a more definite term (and in such cases frequently not expressed in translation); also, another, any (man), a certain, [phrase] champion, consent, each, every (one), fellow, (foot-, husband-) man, (good-, great, mighty) man, he, high (degree), him (that is), husband, man(-kind), [phrase] none, one, people, person, [phrase] steward, what (man) soever, whoso(-ever), worthy. Compare אִשָּׁה.
to
her
Hannah
StrongsID:
h2584
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
חַנָּה
Transliteration:
Channâh
Pronounciation:
khan-naw'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from חָנַן; favored; Channah, an Israelitess; Hannah.
why
weepest
StrongsID:
h1058
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
בָּכָה
Transliteration:
bâkâh
Pronounciation:
baw-kaw'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to weep; generally to bemoan; [idiom] at all, bewail, complain, make lamentation, [idiom] more, mourn, [idiom] sore, [idiom] with tears, weep.
thou
and
why
eatest
StrongsID:
h398
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אָכַל
Transliteration:
ʼâkal
Pronounciation:
aw-kal'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to eat (literally or figuratively); [idiom] at all, burn up, consume, devour(-er, up), dine, eat(-er, up), feed (with), food, [idiom] freely, [idiom] in...wise(-deed, plenty), (lay) meat, [idiom] quite.
thou
not
and
why
is
thy
heart
StrongsID:
h3824
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
לֵבָב
Transliteration:
lêbâb
Pronounciation:
lay-bawb'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from לָבַב; used also like לֵב; the heart (as the most interior organ); [phrase] bethink themselves, breast, comfortably, courage, ((faint), (tender-) heart(-ed), midst, mind, [idiom] unawares, understanding.
grieved
StrongsID:
h3415
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יָרַע
Transliteration:
yâraʻ
Pronounciation:
yaw-rah'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; properly, to be broken up (with any violent action) i.e. (figuratively) to fear; be grevious (only Isaiah 15:4; the rest belong to רָעַע).
am
not
I
better
StrongsID:
h2896
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
טוֹב
Transliteration:
ṭôwb
Pronounciation:
tobe
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
from טוֹב; good (as an adjective) in the widest sense; used likewise as a noun, both in the masculine and the feminine, the singular and the plural (good, a good or good thing, a good man or woman; the good, goods or good things, good men or women), also as an adverb (well); beautiful, best, better, bountiful, cheerful, at ease, [idiom] fair (word), (be in) favour, fine, glad, good (deed, -lier, -liest, -ly, -ness, -s), graciously, joyful, kindly, kindness, liketh (best), loving, merry, [idiom] most, pleasant, [phrase] pleaseth, pleasure, precious, prosperity, ready, sweet, wealth, welfare, (be) well(-favoured).
to
thee
than
ten
StrongsID:
h6235
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
עֶשֶׂר
Transliteration:
ʻeser
Pronounciation:
eh'ser
Part of Speech:
Noun
Strongs Glossary:
masculine of term עֲשָׂרָה; from עָשַׂר; ten (as an accumulation to the extent of the digits); ten, (fif-, seven-) teen.
sons
StrongsID:
h1121
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
בֵּן
Transliteration:
bên
Pronounciation:
bane
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from בָּנָה; a son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc., (like father or brother), etc.); [phrase] afflicted, age, (Ahoh-) (Ammon-) (Hachmon-) (Lev-) ite, (anoint-) ed one, appointed to, ([phrase]) arrow, (Assyr-) (Babylon-) (Egypt-) (Grec-) ian, one born, bough, branch, breed, [phrase] (young) bullock, [phrase] (young) calf, [idiom] came up in, child, colt, [idiom] common, [idiom] corn, daughter, [idiom] of first, [phrase] firstborn, foal, [phrase] very fruitful, [phrase] postage, [idiom] in, [phrase] kid, [phrase] lamb, ([phrase]) man, meet, [phrase] mighty, [phrase] nephew, old, ([phrase]) people, [phrase] rebel, [phrase] robber, [idiom] servant born, [idiom] soldier, son, [phrase] spark, [phrase] steward, [phrase] stranger, [idiom] surely, them of, [phrase] tumultuous one, [phrase] valiant(-est), whelp, worthy, young (one), youth.