1 Chronicles 21:3
  
 

 
 
 559 [e]   3
way·yō·mer   3
וַיֹּ֣אמֶר   3
And answered   3
Conj‑w | V‑Qal‑ConsecImperf‑3ms   3
3097 [e]
yō·w·’āḇ,
יוֹאָ֗ב
Joab
N‑proper‑ms
3254 [e]
yō·w·sêp̄
יוֹסֵף֩
May make more
V‑Hifil‑Imperf.Jus‑3ms
3068 [e]
Yah·weh
יְהוָ֨ה
Yahweh
N‑proper‑ms
5921 [e]
‘al-
עַל־
unto
Prep
5971 [e]
‘am·mōw
עַמּ֤וֹ ׀
His people
N‑msc | 3ms
1992 [e]
kā·hêm
כָּהֵם֙
than they are
Prep‑k | Pro‑3mp
3967 [e]
mê·’āh
מֵאָ֣ה
a hundred
Number‑fs
6471 [e]
p̄ə·‘ā·mîm,
פְעָמִ֔ים
times
N‑fp
3808 [e]
hă·lō
הֲלֹא֙
[are] but not
Adv‑NegPrt
113 [e]
’ă·ḏō·nî
אֲדֹנִ֣י
my lord
N‑msc | 1cs
  
 

 
 
 4428 [e]
ham·me·leḵ,
הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ
the king
Art | N‑ms
3605 [e]
kul·lām
כֻּלָּ֥ם
they all
N‑msc | 3mp
113 [e]
la·ḏō·nî
לַאדֹנִ֖י
of my lord
Prep‑l | N‑msc | 1cs
  
 
؟
 
 
 5650 [e]
la·‘ă·ḇā·ḏîm;
לַעֲבָדִ֑ים
servants
Prep‑l | N‑mp
4100 [e]
lām·māh
לָ֣מָּה
why [then]
Interrog
1245 [e]
yə·ḇaq·qêš
יְבַקֵּ֥שׁ
does require
V‑Piel‑Imperf‑3ms
  
 
؟
 
 
 2063 [e]
zōṯ
זֹאת֙
this [thing]
Pro‑fs
113 [e]
’ă·ḏō·nî,
אֲדֹנִ֔י
my lord
N‑msc | 1cs
4100 [e]
lām·māh
לָ֛מָּה
why
Interrog
1961 [e]
yih·yeh
יִהְיֶ֥ה
should he be a cause
V‑Qal‑Imperf‑3ms
819 [e]
lə·’aš·māh
לְאַשְׁמָ֖ה
of guilt
Prep‑l | N‑fs
  
 
؟
 
 
 3478 [e]
lə·yiś·rā·’êl.
לְיִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
in Israel
Prep‑l | N‑proper‑ms








Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Joab replied, “ May the LORD multiply the number of His people a hundred times over! My lord the king, aren’t they all my lord’s servants ? Why does my lord want to do this? Why should he bring guilt on Israel? ”

New American Standard Bible
Joab said, "May the LORD add to His people a hundred times as many as they are! But, my lord the king, are they not all my lord's servants? Why does my lord seek this thing? Why should he be a cause of guilt to Israel?"

King James Bible
And Joab answered, The LORD make his people an hundred times so many more as they [be]: but, my lord the king, [are] they not all my lord's servants? why then doth my lord require this thing? why will he be a cause of trespass to Israel?
Parallel Verses
International Standard Version
But Joab replied, "May the LORD increase the population of his people a hundredfold! Your majesty, all of them are your majesty's servants, aren't they? So why should your majesty demand this? Why should he bring guilt to Israel?"

American Standard Version
And Joab said, Jehovah make his people a hundred times as many as they are: but, my lord the king, are they not all my lord's servants? why doth my lord require this thing? why will he be a cause of guilt unto Israel?

Young's Literal Translation
And Joab saith, 'Jehovah doth add to His people as they are a hundred times; are they not, my lord, O king, all of them to my lord for servants? why doth my lord seek this? why is he for a cause of guilt to Israel?'
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