وَكَانَ جُوعٌ شَدِيدٌ فِي ٱلسَّامِرَةِ. وَهُمْ حَاصَرُوهَا حَتَّى صَارَ رَأْسُ ٱلْحِمَارِ بِثَمَانِينَ مِنَ ٱلْفِضَّةِ، وَرُبْعُ ٱلْقَابِ مِنْ زِبْلِ ٱلْحَمَامِ بِخَمْسٍ مِنَ ٱلْفِضَّةِ.٢٥25
And
there
was
a
great
StrongsID:
h1419
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
גָּדוֹל
Transliteration:
gâdôwl
Pronounciation:
gaw-dole'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
or גָּדֹל; (shortened) from גָּדַל; great (in any sense); hence, older; also insolent; [phrase] aloud, elder(-est), [phrase] exceeding(-ly), [phrase] far, (man of) great (man, matter, thing,-er,-ness), high, long, loud, mighty, more, much, noble, proud thing, [idiom] sore, ([idiom]) very.
famine
StrongsID:
h7458
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
רָעָב
Transliteration:
râʻâb
Pronounciation:
raw-awb'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from רָעֵב; hunger (more or less extensive); dearth, famine, [phrase] famished, hunger.
in
Samaria
StrongsID:
h8111
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שֹׁמְרוֹן
Transliteration:
Shômᵉrôwn
Pronounciation:
sho-mer-one'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Location
Strongs Glossary:
from the active participle of שָׁמַר; watch-station; Shomeron, a place in Palestine; Samaria.
and
behold
they
besieged
StrongsID:
h6696
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
צוּר
Transliteration:
tsûwr
Pronounciation:
tsoor
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to cramp, i.e. confine (in many applications, literally and figuratively, formative or hostile); adversary, assault, beset, besiege, bind (up), cast, distress, fashion, fortify, inclose, lay siege, put up in bags.
it
until
an
ass's
StrongsID:
h2543
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
חֲמוֹר
Transliteration:
chămôwr
Pronounciation:
kham-ore'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
or (shortened) חֲמֹר; from חָמַר; a male ass (from its dun red); (he) ass.
head
StrongsID:
h7218
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
רֹאשׁ
Transliteration:
rôʼsh
Pronounciation:
roshe
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from an unused root apparently meaning to shake; the head (as most easily shaken), whether literal or figurative (in many applications, of place, time, rank, itc.); band, beginning, captain, chapiter, chief(-est place, man, things), company, end, [idiom] every (man), excellent, first, forefront, (be-)head, height, (on) high(-est part, (priest)), [idiom] lead, [idiom] poor, principal, ruler, sum, top.
was
sold
for
fourscore
StrongsID:
h8084
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שְׁמֹנִים
Transliteration:
shᵉmônîym
Pronounciation:
shem-o-neem'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
or שְׁמוֹנִים; multiple from שְׁמֹנֶה; eighty, also eightieth; eighty(-ieth), fourscore.
pieces
of
silver
StrongsID:
h3701
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
כֶּסֶף
Transliteration:
keçeph
Pronounciation:
keh'-sef
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from כָּסַף; silver (from its pale color); by implication, money; money, price, silver(-ling).
and
the
fourth
part
StrongsID:
h7255
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
רֹבַע
Transliteration:
rôbaʻ
Pronounciation:
ro'-bah
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from רָבַע; a quarter; fourth participle
of
a
cab
StrongsID:
h6894
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
קַב
Transliteration:
qab
Pronounciation:
kab
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from קָבַב; a hollow, i.e. vessel used as a (dry) measure; cab.
of
dove's
dung
StrongsID:
h1686
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
דִּבְיוֹן
Transliteration:
dibyôwn
Pronounciation:
dib-yone'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
in the margin for the textual reading, חֶרְיוֹן; both, (in the plural only and) of uncertain derivation,; probably some cheap vegetable, perhaps a bulbous root; dove's dung.
dung
StrongsID:
h2755
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
חֲרֵי־יוֹנִים
Transliteration:
chărêy-yôwnîym
Pronounciation:
khar-ay'-yo-neem'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from the plural of חֶרֶא and the plural of יוֹנָה; or perhaps rather the plural of a single word חֲרָאיוֹן, probably a kind of vegetable; excrements of doves {or a vegetable}; doves' dung.
for
StrongsID:
h3123
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יוֹנָה
Transliteration:
yôwnâh
Pronounciation:
yo-naw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
probably from the same as יַיִן; a dove (apparently from the warmth of their mating); dove, pigeon.
five
StrongsID:
h2568
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
חָמֵשׁ
Transliteration:
châmêsh
Pronounciation:
khaw-maysh'
Part of Speech:
Noun
Strongs Glossary:
masculine חֲמִשָּׁה; a primitive numeral; five; fif(-teen), fifth, five ([idiom] apiece).
pieces
of
silver
StrongsID:
h3701
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
כֶּסֶף
Transliteration:
keçeph
Pronounciation:
keh'-sef
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from כָּסַף; silver (from its pale color); by implication, money; money, price, silver(-ling).