1 Kings 18:23
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©HebrewStrong'sOrigin
"Now let them giveוְיִתְּנוּ־
(ve·yit·te·nu-)
5414: to give, put, seta prim. root
us twoשְׁנַ֣יִם
(she·na·yim)
8147: two (a card. number)from shanah
oxen;פָּרִ֗ים
(pa·rim)
6499: young bull, steerfrom an unused word
and let them chooseוְיִבְחֲר֣וּ
(ve·yiv·cha·ru)
977: to choosea prim. root
oneהָאֶחָ֜ד
(ha·'e·chad)
259: onea prim. card. number
oxהַפָּ֨ר
(hap·par)
6499: young bull, steerfrom an unused word
for themselves and cutוִֽינַתְּחֻ֗הוּ
(vi·nat·te·chu·hu)
5408: to cut up, cut in pieces, divide by jointsa prim. root
it up, and placeוְיָשִׂ֙ימוּ֙
(ve·ya·si·mu)
7760: to put, place, seta prim. root
it on the wood,הָ֣עֵצִ֔ים
(ha·'e·tzim,)
6086: tree, trees, woodfrom an unused word
but putיָשִׂ֑ימוּ
(ya·si·mu;)
7760: to put, place, seta prim. root
noלֹ֣א
(lo)
3808: nota prim. adverb
fireוְאֵ֖שׁ
(ve·'esh)
784: a firea prim. root
[under it]; and I will prepareאֶעֱשֶׂ֣ה
(e·'e·seh)
6213a: do, makea prim. root
the otherהָאֶחָ֗ד
(ha·'e·chad)
259: onea prim. card. number
oxהַפָּ֣ר
(hap·par)
6499: young bull, steerfrom an unused word
and layאָשִֽׂים׃
(a·sim.)
7760: to put, place, seta prim. root
it on the wood,הָ֣עֵצִ֔ים
(ha·'e·tzim,)
6086: tree, trees, woodfrom an unused word
and I will not put 
 
7760: to put, place, seta prim. root
a fireוְאֵ֖שׁ
(ve·'esh)
784: a firea prim. root
[under it]. 
 
  







KJV Lexicon
Let them therefore give
nathan  (naw-than')
to give, used with greatest latitude of application (put, make, etc.)
us two
shnayim  (shen-ah'-yim)
two; also (as ordinal) twofold -- both, couple, double, second, twain, + twelfth, + twelve, + twenty (sixscore) thousand, twice, two.
bullocks
par  (par)
a bullock (apparently as breaking forth in wild strength, or perhaps as dividing the hoof) -- (young) bull(-ock), calf, ox.
and let them choose
bachar  (baw-khar')
to try, i.e. (by implication) select -- acceptable, appoint, choose (choice), excellent, join, be rather, require.
one
'echad  (ekh-awd')
united, i.e. one; or (as an ordinal) first
bullock
par  (par)
a bullock (apparently as breaking forth in wild strength, or perhaps as dividing the hoof) -- (young) bull(-ock), calf, ox.
for themselves and cut it in pieces
nathach  (naw-thakh')
to dismember -- cut (in pieces), divide, hew in pieces.
and lay
suwm  (soom)
to put (used in a great variety of applications, literal, figurative, inferentially, and elliptically)wholly, work.
it on wood
`ets  (ates)
a tree (from its firmness); hence, wood (plural sticks) -- + carpenter, gallows, helve, + pine, plank, staff, stalk, stick, stock, timber, tree, wood.
and put
suwm  (soom)
to put (used in a great variety of applications, literal, figurative, inferentially, and elliptically)wholly, work.
no fire
'esh  (aysh)
fire -- burning, fiery, fire, flaming, hot.
under and I will dress
`asah  (aw-saw')
to do or make, in the broadest sense and widest application
the other
'echad  (ekh-awd')
united, i.e. one; or (as an ordinal) first
bullock
par  (par)
a bullock (apparently as breaking forth in wild strength, or perhaps as dividing the hoof) -- (young) bull(-ock), calf, ox.
and lay
nathan  (naw-than')
to give, used with greatest latitude of application (put, make, etc.)
it on wood
`ets  (ates)
a tree (from its firmness); hence, wood (plural sticks) -- + carpenter, gallows, helve, + pine, plank, staff, stalk, stick, stock, timber, tree, wood.
and put
suwm  (soom)
to put (used in a great variety of applications, literal, figurative, inferentially, and elliptically)wholly, work.
no fire
'esh  (aysh)
fire -- burning, fiery, fire, flaming, hot.
under
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"Now let them give us two oxen; and let them choose one ox for themselves and cut it up, and place it on the wood, but put no fire under it; and I will prepare the other ox and lay it on the wood, and I will not put a fire under it.

King James Bible
Let them therefore give us two bullocks; and let them choose one bullock for themselves, and cut it in pieces, and lay it on wood, and put no fire under: and I will dress the other bullock, and lay it on wood, and put no fire under:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Let two bulls be given to us. They are to choose one bull for themselves, cut it in pieces, and place it on the wood but not light the fire. I will prepare the other bull and place it on the wood but not light the fire.

International Standard Version
So let them provide two oxen. They can choose one ox for themselves. Cut it up, lay it on top of some wood, but don't set fire to it. I will prepare the other ox and lay it on top of some wood, and I won't set fire to it.

NET Bible
Let them bring us two bulls. Let them choose one of the bulls for themselves, cut it up into pieces, and place it on the wood. But they must not set it on fire. I will do the same to the other bull and place it on the wood. But I will not set it on fire.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Give us two bulls. Let the prophets of Baal choose one for themselves, cut it into pieces, lay it on the wood, but not set it on fire. I'll do the same with the other bull.

King James 2000 Bible
Let them therefore give us two bullocks; and let them choose one bullock for themselves, and cut it in pieces, and lay it on wood, and put no fire under it: and I will prepare the other bullock, and lay it on wood, and put no fire under it:
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