«وَهَا إِنِّي قَدْ أَخَذْتُ ٱللَّاوِيِّينَ مِنْ بَيْنِ بَنِي إِسْرَائِيلَ، بَدَلَ كُلِّ بِكْرٍ فَاتِحِ رَحِمٍ مِنْ بَنِي إِسْرَائِيلَ فَيَكُونُ ٱللَّاوِيُّونَ لِي.١٢12
And
I
behold
I
have
taken
StrongsID:
h3947
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
לָקַח
Transliteration:
lâqach
Pronounciation:
law-kakh'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to take (in the widest variety of applications); accept, bring, buy, carry away, drawn, fetch, get, infold, [idiom] many, mingle, place, receive(-ing), reserve, seize, send for, take (away, -ing, up), use, win.
the
Levites
StrongsID:
h3881
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
לֵוִיִּי
Transliteration:
Lêvîyîy
Pronounciation:
lay-vee-ee'
Part of Speech:
Adjective / Proper Name
Strongs Glossary:
or לֵוִי; patronymically from לֵוִי; a Levite or descendant of Levi; Leviite.
from
among
StrongsID:
h8432
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
תָּוֶךְ
Transliteration:
tâvek
Pronounciation:
taw'-vek
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from an unused root meaning to sever; a bisection, i.e. (by implication) the centre; among(-st), [idiom] between, half, [idiom] (there-, where-), in(-to), middle, mid(-night), midst (among), [idiom] out (of), [idiom] through, [idiom] with(-in).
the
children
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.
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.
instead
of
all
the
firstborn
StrongsID:
h1060
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
בְּכוֹר
Transliteration:
bᵉkôwr
Pronounciation:
bek-ore'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from בָּכַר; firstborn; hence, chief; eldest (son), firstborn(-ling).
that
openeth
StrongsID:
h6363
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
פֶּטֶר
Transliteration:
peṭer
Pronounciation:
peh'-ter
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
or פִּטְרָה; from פָּטַר; a fissure, i.e. (concretely) firstling (as opening the matrix); firstling, openeth, such as open.
the
matrix
StrongsID:
h7358
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
רֶחֶם
Transliteration:
rechem
Pronounciation:
rekh'-em
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
from רָחַם; (compare רַחַם); the womb; matrix, womb.
among
the
children
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.
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.
therefore
the
Levites
StrongsID:
h3881
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
לֵוִיִּי
Transliteration:
Lêvîyîy
Pronounciation:
lay-vee-ee'
Part of Speech:
Adjective / Proper Name
Strongs Glossary:
or לֵוִי; patronymically from לֵוִי; a Levite or descendant of Levi; Leviite.
shall
be
mine