وَكَانَ جُوعٌ فِي أَيَّامِ دَاوُدَ ثَلَاثَ سِنِينَ، سَنَةً بَعْدَ سَنَةٍ، فَطَلَبَ دَاوُدُ وَجْهَ ٱلرَّبِّ. فَقَالَ ٱلرَّبُّ: «هُوَ لِأَجْلِ شَاوُلَ وَلِأَجْلِ بَيْتِ ٱلدِّمَاءِ، لِأَنَّهُ قَتَلَ ٱلْجِبْعُونِيِّينَ».١1
Then
there
was
a
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
the
days
StrongsID:
h3117
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יוֹם
Transliteration:
yôwm
Pronounciation:
yome
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from an unused root meaning to be hot; a day (as the warm hours), whether literal (from sunrise to sunset, or from one sunset to the next), or figurative (a space of time defined by an associated term), (often used adverb); age, [phrase] always, [phrase] chronicals, continually(-ance), daily, ((birth-), each, to) day, (now a, two) days (agone), [phrase] elder, [idiom] end, [phrase] evening, [phrase] (for) ever(-lasting, -more), [idiom] full, life, as (so) long as (... live), (even) now, [phrase] old, [phrase] outlived, [phrase] perpetually, presently, [phrase] remaineth, [idiom] required, season, [idiom] since, space, then, (process of) time, [phrase] as at other times, [phrase] in trouble, weather, (as) when, (a, the, within a) while (that), [idiom] whole ([phrase] age), (full) year(-ly), [phrase] younger.
of
David
StrongsID:
h1732
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
דָּוִד
Transliteration:
Dâvid
Pronounciation:
daw-veed'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
rarely (fully); דָּוִיד; from the same as דּוֹד; loving; David, the youngest son of Jesse; David.
three
StrongsID:
h7969
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁלוֹשׁ
Transliteration:
shâlôwsh
Pronounciation:
shaw-loshe'
Part of Speech:
Noun
Strongs Glossary:
or שָׁלֹשׁ; masculine שְׁלוֹשָׁה; or שְׁלֹשָׁה; a primitive number; three; occasionally (ordinal) third, or (multiple) thrice; [phrase] fork, [phrase] often(-times), third, thir(-teen, -teenth), three, [phrase] thrice. Compare שָׁלִישׁ.
years
StrongsID:
h8141
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁנֶה
Transliteration:
shâneh
Pronounciation:
shaw-neh'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
(in plural or (feminine) שָׁנָה; from שָׁנָה; a year (as a revolution of time); [phrase] whole age, [idiom] long, [phrase] old, year([idiom] -ly).
year
StrongsID:
h8141
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁנֶה
Transliteration:
shâneh
Pronounciation:
shaw-neh'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
(in plural or (feminine) שָׁנָה; from שָׁנָה; a year (as a revolution of time); [phrase] whole age, [idiom] long, [phrase] old, year([idiom] -ly).
after
StrongsID:
h310
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אַחַר
Transliteration:
ʼachar
Pronounciation:
akh-ar'
Part of Speech:
Adverb Prepositionconjunction
Strongs Glossary:
from אָחַר; properly, the hind part; generally used as an adverb or conjunction, after (in various senses); after (that, -ward), again, at, away from, back (from, -side), behind, beside, by, follow (after, -ing), forasmuch, from, hereafter, hinder end, [phrase] out (over) live, [phrase] persecute, posterity, pursuing, remnant, seeing, since, thence(-forth), when, with.
year
StrongsID:
h8141
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שָׁנֶה
Transliteration:
shâneh
Pronounciation:
shaw-neh'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
(in plural or (feminine) שָׁנָה; from שָׁנָה; a year (as a revolution of time); [phrase] whole age, [idiom] long, [phrase] old, year([idiom] -ly).
and
David
StrongsID:
h1732
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
דָּוִד
Transliteration:
Dâvid
Pronounciation:
daw-veed'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
rarely (fully); דָּוִיד; from the same as דּוֹד; loving; David, the youngest son of Jesse; David.
enquired
StrongsID:
h1245
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
בָּקַשׁ
Transliteration:
bâqash
Pronounciation:
baw-kash'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to search out (by any method, specifically in worship or prayer); by implication, to strive after; ask, beg, beseech, desire, enquire, get, make inquisition, procure, (make) request, require, seek (for).
of
StrongsID:
h6440
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
פָּנִים
Transliteration:
pânîym
Pronounciation:
paw-neem'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
plural (but always as singular) of an unused noun פָּנֶה; from פָּנָה); the face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc.); [phrase] accept, a-(be-) fore(-time), against, anger, [idiom] as (long as), at, [phrase] battle, [phrase] because (of), [phrase] beseech, countenance, edge, [phrase] employ, endure, [phrase] enquire, face, favour, fear of, for, forefront(-part), form(-er time, -ward), from, front, heaviness, [idiom] him(-self), [phrase] honourable, [phrase] impudent, [phrase] in, it, look(-eth) (-s), [idiom] me, [phrase] meet, [idiom] more than, mouth, of, off, (of) old (time), [idiom] on, open, [phrase] out of, over against, the partial, person, [phrase] please, presence, propect, was purposed, by reason of, [phrase] regard, right forth, [phrase] serve, [idiom] shewbread, sight, state, straight, [phrase] street, [idiom] thee, [idiom] them(-selves), through ([phrase] -out), till, time(-s) past, (un-) to(-ward), [phrase] upon, upside ([phrase] down), with(-in, [phrase] -stand), [idiom] ye, [idiom] you.
the
LORD
StrongsID:
h3068
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יְהֹוָה
Transliteration:
Yᵉhôvâh
Pronounciation:
yeh-ho-vaw'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name
Strongs Glossary:
from הָיָה; (the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God; Jehovah, the Lord. Compare יָהּ, יְהֹוִה.
And
the
LORD
StrongsID:
h3068
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יְהֹוָה
Transliteration:
Yᵉhôvâh
Pronounciation:
yeh-ho-vaw'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name
Strongs Glossary:
from הָיָה; (the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God; Jehovah, the Lord. Compare יָהּ, יְהֹוִה.
answered
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.
It
is
for
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.
and
for
his
bloody
StrongsID:
h1818
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
דָּם
Transliteration:
dâm
Pronounciation:
dawm
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from דָּמַם (compare אָדַם); blood (as that which when shed causes death) of man or an animal; by analogy, the juice of the grape; figuratively (especially in the plural) bloodshed (i.e. drops of blood); blood(-y, -guiltiness, (-thirsty), [phrase] innocent.
house
StrongsID:
h1004
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
בַּיִת
Transliteration:
bayith
Pronounciation:
bah'-yith
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
probably from בָּנָה abbreviated; a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.); court, daughter, door, [phrase] dungeon, family, [phrase] forth of, [idiom] great as would contain, hangings, home(born), (winter) house(-hold), inside(-ward), palace, place, [phrase] prison, [phrase] steward, [phrase] tablet, temple, web, [phrase] within(-out).
because
he
slew
StrongsID:
h4191
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מוּת
Transliteration:
mûwth
Pronounciation:
mooth
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to die (literally or figuratively); causatively, to kill; [idiom] at all, [idiom] crying, (be) dead (body, man, one), (put to, worthy of) death, destroy(-er), (cause to, be like to, must) die, kill, necro(-mancer), [idiom] must needs, slay, [idiom] surely, [idiom] very suddenly, [idiom] in (no) wise.
the
Gibeonites
StrongsID:
h1393
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
גִּבְעֹנִי
Transliteration:
Gibʻônîy
Pronounciation:
ghib-o-nee'
Part of Speech:
Adjective / Proper Name
Strongs Glossary:
patrial from גִּבְעוֹן; a Gibonite, or inhabitant of Gibon; Gibeonite.