لِيَلْتَصِقْ لِسَانِي بِحَنَكِي إِنْ لَمْ أَذْكُرْكِ، إِنْ لَمْ أُفَضِّلْ أُورُشَلِيمَ عَلَى أَعْظَمِ فَرَحِي!٦6
If
I
do
not
remember
StrongsID:
h2142
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
זָכַר
Transliteration:
zâkar
Pronounciation:
zaw-kar'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; also as denominative from זָכָר; properly, to mark (so as to be recognized), i.e. to remember; by implication, to mention; to be male; [idiom] burn (incense), [idiom] earnestly, be male, (make) mention (of), be mindful, recount, record(-er), remember, make to be remembered, bring (call, come, keep, put) to (in) remembrance, [idiom] still, think on, [idiom] well.
thee
let
my
tongue
StrongsID:
h3956
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
לָשׁוֹן
Transliteration:
lâshôwn
Pronounciation:
law-shone'
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
or לָשֹׁן; also (in plural) feminine לְשֹׁנָה; from לָשַׁן; the tongue (of man or animals), used literally (as the instrument of licking, eating, or speech), and figuratively (speech, an ingot, a fork of flame, a cove of water); [phrase] babbler, bay, [phrase] evil speaker, language, talker, tongue, wedge.
cleave
StrongsID:
h1692
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
דָּבַק
Transliteration:
dâbaq
Pronounciation:
daw-bak'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; properly, to impinge, i.e. cling or adhere; figuratively, to catch by pursuit; abide fast, cleave (fast together), follow close (hard after), be joined (together), keep (fast), overtake, pursue hard, stick, take.
to
the
roof
of
my
mouth
StrongsID:
h2441
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
חֵךְ
Transliteration:
chêk
Pronounciation:
khake
Part of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Strongs Glossary:
probably from חָנַךְ in the sense of tasting; properly, the palate or inside of the mouth; hence, the mouth itself (as the organ of speech, taste and kissing); (roof of the) mouth, taste.
if
I
prefer
StrongsID:
h5927
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
עָלָה
Transliteration:
ʻâlâh
Pronounciation:
aw-law'
Part of Speech:
Verb
Strongs Glossary:
a primitive root; to ascend, intransitively (be high) or actively (mount); used in a great variety of senses, primary and secondary, literal and figurative; arise (up), (cause to) ascend up, at once, break (the day) (up), bring (up), (cause to) burn, carry up, cast up, [phrase] shew, climb (up), (cause to, make to) come (up), cut off, dawn, depart, exalt, excel, fall, fetch up, get up, (make to) go (away, up); grow (over) increase, lay, leap, levy, lift (self) up, light, (make) up, [idiom] mention, mount up, offer, make to pay, [phrase] perfect, prefer, put (on), raise, recover, restore, (make to) rise (up), scale, set (up), shoot forth (up), (begin to) spring (up), stir up, take away (up), work.
not
Jerusalem
StrongsID:
h3389
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
יְרוּשָׁלַ͏ִם
Transliteration:
Yᵉrûwshâlaim
Pronounciation:
yer-oo-shaw-lah'-im
Part of Speech:
Transliterated / Proper Name
Strongs Glossary:
rarely יְרוּשָׁלַיִם; a dual (in allusion to its two main hills (the true pointing, at least of the former reading, seems to be that of יְרוּשָׁלֵם)); probably from (the passive participle of) יָרָה and שָׁלַם; founded peaceful; Jerushalaim or Jerushalem, the capital city of Palestine; Jerusalem.
above
my
chief
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.
joy
StrongsID:
h8057
Language:
Hebrew
Lemma:
שִׂמְחָה
Transliteration:
simchâh
Pronounciation:
sim-khaw'
Part of Speech:
Noun Feminine
Strongs Glossary:
from שָׂמֵחַ; blithesomeness or glee, (religious or festival); [idiom] exceeding(-ly), gladness, joy(-fulness), mirth, pleasure, rejoice(-ing).