فَأَجَابَ شَاوُلُ وَقَالَ: «أَمَا أَنَا بَنْيَامِينِيٌّ مِنْ أَصْغَرِ أَسْبَاطِ إِسْرَائِيلَ، وَعَشِيرَتِي أَصْغَرُ كُلِّ عَشَائِرِ أَسْبَاطِ بَنْيَامِينَ؟ فَلِمَاذَا تُكَلِّمُنِي بِمِثْلِ هَذَا ٱلْكَلَامِ؟».٢١21
וַיַּ֨עַן שָׁא֜וּל וַיֹּ֗אמֶר הֲלֹ֨וא בֶן־יְמִינִ֤י אָ֙נֹכִי֙ מִקַּטַנֵּי֙ שִׁבְטֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל וּמִשְׁפַּחְתִּי֙ הַצְּעִרָ֔ה מִכָּֽל־מִשְׁפְּחֹ֖ות שִׁבְטֵ֣י בִנְיָמִ֑ן וְלָ֙מָּה֙ דִּבַּ֣רְתָּ אֵלַ֔י כַּדָּבָ֖ר הַזֶּֽה׃ ס
And
Saul
StrongsID:
h7586
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁאוּל
Transliteration:
Shâʼûwl
Pronounciation:
shaw-ool'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
passive participle of שָׁאַל; asked; Shaul, the name of an Edomite and two Israelites; Saul, Shaul.
answered
StrongsID:
h6030
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
עָנָה
Transliteration:
ʻânâh
Pronounciation:
aw-naw'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; properly, to eye or (generally) to heed, i.e. pay attention; by implication, to respond; by extension to begin to speak; specifically to sing, shout, testify, announce; give account, afflict (by mistake for עָנָה), (cause to, give) answer, bring low (by mistake for עָנָה), cry, hear, Leannoth, lift up, say, [idiom] scholar, (give a) shout, sing (together by course), speak, testify, utter, (bear) witness. See also בֵּית עֲנוֹת, בֵּית עֲנָת.
and
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.
Am
not
I
a
Benjamite
StrongsID:
h1145
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
בֶּן־יְמִינִי
Transliteration:
Ben-yᵉmîynîy
Pronounciation:
ben-yem-ee-nee'
Part of Speech:
Transliterated / Proper Name
Strongs Glossary:
sometimes (with the article inserted) בֵּן־הַיּמִינִי; with אִישׁ inserted (1 Samuel 9:1) בֶּן־אִישׁ ימִינִי; son of a man of Jemini; or shortened אִישׁ יְמִינִי; (1 Samuel 9:4; Esther 2:5) a man of Jemini, or (1 Samuel 20:1) simply יְמִינִיxlit Yᵉmînîy corrected to Yᵉmîynîy; a Jeminite; (plural) בְּנֵי יְמִינִיxlit Bᵉnîy corrected to Bᵉnêy; patron from בִּנְיָמִין; a Benjaminite, or descendent of Benjamin; Benjamite, of Benjamin.
of
the
smallest
StrongsID:
h6996
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
קָטָן
Transliteration:
qâṭân
Pronounciation:
kaw-tawn'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
or קָטֹן; from קוּט; abbreviated, i.e. diminutive, literally (in quantity, size or number) or figuratively (in age or importance); least, less(-er), little (one), small(-est, one, quantity, thing), young(-er, -est).
of
the
tribes
StrongsID:
h7626
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שֵׁבֶט
Transliteration:
shêbeṭ
Pronounciation:
shay'-bet
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from an unused root probably meaning to branch off; a scion, i.e. (literally) a stick (for punishing, writing, fighting, ruling, walking, etc.) or (figuratively) a clan; [idiom] correction, dart, rod, sceptre, staff, tribe.
of
Israel
StrongsID:
h3478
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יִשְׂרָאֵל
Transliteration:
Yisrâʼêl
Pronounciation:
yis-raw-ale'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from שָׂרָה and אֵל; he will rule as God; Jisrael, a symbolical name of Jacob; also (typically) of his posterity; Israel.
and
my
family
StrongsID:
h4940
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מִשְׁפָּחָה
Transliteration:
mishpâchâh
Pronounciation:
mish-paw-khaw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from שָׁפָה (compare שִׁפְחָה); a family, i.e. circle of relatives; figuratively, a class (of persons), a species (of animals) or sort (of things); by extension a tribe or people; family, kind(-red).
the
least
StrongsID:
h6810
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
צָעִיר
Transliteration:
tsâʻîyr
Pronounciation:
tsaw-eer'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
or צָעוֹר; from צָעַר; little; (in number) few; (in age) young, (in value) ignoble; least, little (one), small (one), [phrase] young(-er, -est).
of
all
the
families
StrongsID:
h4940
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מִשְׁפָּחָה
Transliteration:
mishpâchâh
Pronounciation:
mish-paw-khaw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from שָׁפָה (compare שִׁפְחָה); a family, i.e. circle of relatives; figuratively, a class (of persons), a species (of animals) or sort (of things); by extension a tribe or people; family, kind(-red).
of
the
tribe
StrongsID:
h7626
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שֵׁבֶט
Transliteration:
shêbeṭ
Pronounciation:
shay'-bet
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from an unused root probably meaning to branch off; a scion, i.e. (literally) a stick (for punishing, writing, fighting, ruling, walking, etc.) or (figuratively) a clan; [idiom] correction, dart, rod, sceptre, staff, tribe.
of
Benjamin
StrongsID:
h1144
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
בִּנְיָמִין
Transliteration:
Binyâmîyn
Pronounciation:
bin-yaw-mene'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from בֵּן and יָמִין; son of (the) right hand; Binjamin, youngest son of Jacob; also the tribe descended from him, and its territory; Benjamin.
wherefore
then
speakest
StrongsID:
h1696
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
דָבַר
Transliteration:
dâbar
Pronounciation:
daw-bar'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; perhaps properly, to arrange; but used figuratively (of words), to speak; rarely (in a destructive sense) to subdue; answer, appoint, bid, command, commune, declare, destroy, give, name, promise, pronounce, rehearse, say, speak, be spokesman, subdue, talk, teach, tell, think, use (entreaties), utter, [idiom] well, [idiom] work.
thou
so
StrongsID:
h1697
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
דָּבָר
Transliteration:
dâbâr
Pronounciation:
daw-baw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from דָבַר; a word; by implication, a matter (as spoken of) or thing; adverbially, a cause; act, advice, affair, answer, [idiom] any such (thing), because of, book, business, care, case, cause, certain rate, [phrase] chronicles, commandment, [idiom] commune(-ication), [phrase] concern(-ing), [phrase] confer, counsel, [phrase] dearth, decree, deed, [idiom] disease, due, duty, effect, [phrase] eloquent, errand, (evil favoured-) ness, [phrase] glory, [phrase] harm, hurt, [phrase] iniquity, [phrase] judgment, language, [phrase] lying, manner, matter, message, (no) thing, oracle, [idiom] ought, [idiom] parts, [phrase] pertaining, [phrase] please, portion, [phrase] power, promise, provision, purpose, question, rate, reason, report, request, [idiom] (as hast) said, sake, saying, sentence, [phrase] sign, [phrase] so, some (uncleanness), somewhat to say, [phrase] song, speech, [idiom] spoken, talk, task, [phrase] that, [idiom] there done, thing (concerning), thought, [phrase] thus, tidings, what(-soever), [phrase] wherewith, which, word, work.
to
me