خَافَ جِدًّا، لِأَنَّ جِبْعُونَ مَدِينَةٌ عَظِيمَةٌ كَإِحْدَى ٱلْمُدُنِ ٱلْمَلَكِيَّةِ، وَهِيَ أَعْظَمُ مِنْ عَايٍ، وَكُلُّ رِجَالِهَا جَبَابِرَةٌ.٢2
That
they
feared
StrongsID:
h3372
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יָרֵא
Transliteration:
yârêʼ
Pronounciation:
yaw-ray'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to fear; morally, to revere; caus. to frighten; affright, be (make) afraid, dread(-ful), (put in) fear(-ful, -fully, -ing), (be had in) reverence(-end), [idiom] see, terrible (act, -ness, thing).
greatly
StrongsID:
h3966
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מְאֹד
Transliteration:
mᵉʼôd
Pronounciation:
meh-ode'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
from the same as אוּד; properly, vehemence, i.e. (with or without preposition) vehemently; by implication, wholly, speedily, etc. (often with other words as an intensive or superlative; especially when repeated); diligently, especially, exceeding(-ly), far, fast, good, great(-ly), [idiom] louder and louder, might(-ily, -y), (so) much, quickly, (so) sore, utterly, very ([phrase] much, sore), well.
because
Gibeon
StrongsID:
h1391
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
גִּבְעוֹן
Transliteration:
Gibʻôwn
Pronounciation:
ghib-ohn'
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Location
Strongs Glossary:
from the same as גֶּבַע; hilly; Gibon, a place in Palestine; Gibeon.
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.
city
StrongsID:
h5892
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
עִיר
Transliteration:
ʻîyr
Pronounciation:
eer
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
or (in the plural) עָר; or עָיַר; (Judges 10:4), from עוּר; a city (a place guarded by waking or a watch) in the widest sense (even of a mere encampment or post); Ai (from margin), city, court (from margin), town.
as
one
StrongsID:
h259
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אֶחָד
Transliteration:
ʼechâd
Pronounciation:
ekh-awd'
Part of Speech:
Adjective
Strongs Glossary:
a numeral from אָחַד; properly, united, i.e. one; or (as an ordinal) first; a, alike, alone, altogether, and, any(-thing), apiece, a certain, (dai-) ly, each (one), [phrase] eleven, every, few, first, [phrase] highway, a man, once, one, only, other, some, together,
of
the
royal
StrongsID:
h4467
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
מַמְלָכָה
Transliteration:
mamlâkâh
Pronounciation:
mam-law-kaw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from מָלַךְ; dominion, i.e. (abstractly) the estate (rule) or (concretely) the country (realm); kingdom, king's, reign, royal.
cities
StrongsID:
h5892
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
עִיר
Transliteration:
ʻîyr
Pronounciation:
eer
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
or (in the plural) עָר; or עָיַר; (Judges 10:4), from עוּר; a city (a place guarded by waking or a watch) in the widest sense (even of a mere encampment or post); Ai (from margin), city, court (from margin), town.
and
because
it
was
greater
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.
than
Ai
StrongsID:
h5857
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
עַי
Transliteration:
ʻAy
Pronounciation:
ah'ee
Part of Speech:
Proper Name Location
Strongs Glossary:
or (feminine) עַיָּא; (Nehemiah 11:31), or עַיָּת; (Isaiah 10:28), for עִי; Ai, Aja or Ajath, a place in Palestine; Ai, Aija, Aijath, Hai.
and
all
the
men
StrongsID:
h582
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
אֱנוֹשׁ
Transliteration:
ʼĕnôwsh
Pronounciation:
en-oshe'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from אָנַשׁ; properly, a mortal (and thus differing from the more dignified אָדָם); hence,; a man in general (singly or collectively); another, [idiom] (blood-) thirsty, certain, chap(-man); divers, fellow, [idiom] in the flower of their age, husband, (certain, mortal) man, people, person, servant, some ([idiom] of them), [phrase] stranger, those, [phrase] their trade. It is often unexpressed in the English versions, especially when used in apposition with another word. Compare אִישׁ.
thereof
were
mighty
StrongsID:
h1368
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
גִּבּוֹר
Transliteration:
gibbôwr
Pronounciation:
ghib-bore'
Part of Speech:
Strongs Glossary:
or גִּבֹּר; (shortened) intensive from the same as גֶּבֶר; powerful; by implication, warrior, tyrant; champion, chief, [idiom] excel, giant, man, mighty (man, one), strong (man), valiant man.