Deuteronomy 8:1
NASB Lexicon
NASB ©HebrewStrong'sOrigin
3605: the whole, allfrom kalal
the commandmentsהַמִּצְוָ֗ה
4687: commandmentfrom tsavah
that I am commandingמְצַוְּךָ֛
6680: to lay charge (upon), give charge (to), command, ordera prim. root
you todayהַיֹּ֖ום
3117: daya prim. root
you shall be carefulתִּשְׁמְר֣וּן
8104: to keep, watch, preservea prim. root
to do,לַעֲשֹׂ֑ות
6213a: do, makea prim. root
that you may liveתִּֽחְי֜וּן
2421a: to livea prim. root
and multiply,וּרְבִיתֶ֗ם
7235a: to be or become much, many or greata prim. root
and goוּבָאתֶם֙
935: to come in, come, go in, goa prim. root
in and possessוִֽירִשְׁתֶּ֣ם
3423: to take possession of, inherit, dispossessa prim. root
the landהָאָ֔רֶץ
776: earth, landa prim. root
834: who, which, thata prim. pronoun
the LORDיְהוָ֖ה
3068: the proper name of the God of Israelfrom havah
7650: to sweardenominative verb from sheba
[to give] to your forefathers.לַאֲבֹתֵיכֶֽם׃
1: fatherfrom an unused word

KJV Lexicon
All the commandments
mitsvah  (mits-vaw')
a command, whether human or divine (collectively, the Law) -- (which was) commanded(-ment), law, ordinance, precept.
which I command
tsavah  (tsaw-vaw')
(intensively) to constitute, enjoin -- appoint, (for-)bid, (give a) charge, (give a, give in, send with) command(-er, -ment), send a messenger, put, (set) in order.
thee this day
yowm  (yome)
a day (as the warm hours),
shall ye observe
shamar  (shaw-mar')
to hedge about (as with thorns), i.e. guard; generally, to protect, attend to, etc.
to do
`asah  (aw-saw')
to do or make, in the broadest sense and widest application
that ye may live
chayah  (khaw-yaw')
to live, whether literally or figuratively; causatively, to revive
and multiply
rabah  (raw-baw')
to increase (in whatever respect)
and go in
bow'  (bo)
to go or come (in a wide variety of applications)
and possess
yarash  (yaw-rash')
to occupy (by driving out previous tenants, and possessing in their place); by implication, to seize, to rob, to inherit; also to expel, to impoverish, to ruin
the land
'erets  (eh'-rets)
the earth (at large, or partitively a land) -- common, country, earth, field, ground, land, natins, way, + wilderness, world.
which the LORD
Yhovah  (yeh-ho-vaw')
(the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God -- Jehovah, the Lord.
shaba`  (shaw-bah')
propr. to be complete; to seven oneself, i.e. swear (as if by repeating a declaration seven times)
unto your fathers
'ab  (awb)
father, in a literal and immediate, or figurative and remote application) -- chief, (fore-)father(-less), patrimony, principal. Compare names in Abi-.
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"All the commandments that I am commanding you today you shall be careful to do, that you may live and multiply, and go in and possess the land which the LORD swore to give to your forefathers.

King James Bible
All the commandments which I command thee this day shall ye observe to do, that ye may live, and multiply, and go in and possess the land which the LORD sware unto your fathers.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You must carefully follow every command I am giving you today, so that you may live and increase, and may enter and take possession of the land the LORD swore to your fathers.

International Standard Version
"Be careful to observe every command that I'm instructing you today, in order that you may live, increase, and enter and take possession of the land that the LORD promised by an oath to your ancestors.

NET Bible
You must keep carefully all these commandments I am giving you today so that you may live, increase in number, and go in and occupy the land that the LORD promised to your ancestors.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Be careful to obey every command I give you today. Then you will live, and your population will increase. You will enter and take possession of the land that the LORD promised to your ancestors with an oath.

King James 2000 Bible
All the commandments which I command you this day shall you observe to do, that you may live, and multiply, and go in and possess the land which the LORD swore unto your fathers.
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