Micah 1:14
Strong's Lexicon
Therefore,
לָכֵן֙ (lā·ḵên)
Adverb
Strong's Hebrew 3651: adv 1) so, therefore, thus 1a) thus, so 1b) just so 1c) therefore 1d) so...as (paired with adv) 1e) then 1f) forasmuch as (in phrase) 1g) (with prep) 1g1) therefore, this being so (specific) 1g2) hitherto 1g3) therefore, on this ground (general) 1g4) afterwards 1g5) in such case adj 2) right, just, honest, true, veritable 2a) right, just, honest 2b) correct 2c) true, veritable 2d) true!, right!, correct! (in assent)

send
תִּתְּנִ֣י (tit·tə·nî)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - second person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5414: 1) to give, put, set 1a) (Qal) 1a1) to give, bestow, grant, permit, ascribe, employ, devote, consecrate, dedicate, pay wages, sell, exchange, lend, commit, entrust, give over, deliver up, yield produce, occasion, produce, requite to, report, mention, utter, stretch out, extend 1a2) to put, set, put on, put upon, set, appoint, assign, designate 1a3) to make, constitute 1b) (Niphal) 1b1) to be given, be bestowed, be provided, be entrusted to, be granted to, be permitted, be issued, be published, be uttered, be assigned 1b2) to be set, be put, be made, be inflicted 1c) (Hophal) 1c1) to be given, be bestowed, be given up, be delivered up 1c2) to be put upon

farewell gifts
שִׁלּוּחִ֔ים (šil·lū·ḥîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 7964: 1) sending away, parting gift 1a) sending away 1b) parting gift

to
עַ֖ל (‘al)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 5921: prep 1) upon, on the ground of, according to, on account of, on behalf of, concerning, beside, in addition to, together with, beyond, above, over, by, on to, towards, to, against 1a) upon, on the ground of, on the basis of, on account of, because of, therefore, on behalf of, for the sake of, for, with, in spite of, notwithstanding, concerning, in the matter of, as regards 1b) above, beyond, over (of excess) 1c) above, over (of elevation or pre-eminence) 1d) upon, to, over to, unto, in addition to, together with, with (of addition) 1e) over (of suspension or extension) 1f) by, adjoining, next, at, over, around (of contiguity or proximity) 1g) down upon, upon, on, from, up upon, up to, towards, over towards, to, against (with verbs of motion) 1h) to (as a dative) conj 2) because that, because, notwithstanding, although

Moresheth-gath;
גַּ֑ת (gaṯ)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4182: Moresheth-gath = 'possession of Gath' 1) a place apparently in the neighbourhood of Gath and probably the home of the prophet Micah

the houses
בָּתֵּ֤י (bāt·tê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 1004: nm 1) house 1a) house, dwelling habitation 1b) shelter or abode of animals 1c) human bodies (fig.) 1d) of Sheol 1e) of abode of light and darkness 1f) of land of Ephraim 2) place 3) receptacle 4) home, house as containing a family 5) household, family 5a) those belonging to the same household 5b) family of descendants, descendants as organized body 6) household affairs 7) inwards (metaph.) 8) (TWOT) temple adv 9) on the inside prep 10) within

of Achzib
אַכְזִיב֙ (’aḵ·zîḇ)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 392: Achzib = 'deceit' 1) a town in the lowland of west Judah 2) a town in Asher by the Sea of Galilee

[will] prove deceptive
לְאַכְזָ֔ב (lə·’aḵ·zāḇ)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 391: 1) deceitful, treacherous, deception, lie, deceptive, disappointing

to the kings
לְמַלְכֵ֖י (lə·mal·ḵê)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 4428: 1) king

of Israel.
יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃ (yiś·rā·’êl)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3478: Israel = 'God prevails' 1) the second name for Jacob given to him by God after his wrestling with the angel at Peniel 2) the name of the descendants and the nation of the descendants of Jacob 2a) the name of the nation until the death of Solomon and the split 2b) the name used and given to the northern kingdom consisting of the 10 tribes under Jeroboam; the southern kingdom was known as Judah 2c) the name of the nation after the return from exile

Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
Therefore , send farewell gifts to Moresheth-gath; the houses of Achzib are a deception to the kings of Israel.

New American Standard Bible
Therefore you will give parting gifts On behalf of Moresheth-gath; The houses of Achzib [will] become a deception To the kings of Israel.

King James Bible
Therefore shalt thou give presents to Moreshethgath: the houses of Achzib [shall be] a lie to the kings of Israel.
Parallel Verses
New International Version
Therefore you will give parting gifts to Moresheth Gath. The town of Akzib will prove deceptive to the kings of Israel.

New Living Translation
Send farewell gifts to Moresheth-gath; there is no hope of saving it. The town of Aczib has deceived the kings of Israel.

English Standard Version
Therefore you shall give parting gifts to Moresheth-gath; the houses of Achzib shall be a deceitful thing to the kings of Israel.

New American Standard Bible
Therefore you will give parting gifts On behalf of Moresheth-gath; The houses of Achzib will become a deception To the kings of Israel.

King James Bible
Therefore shalt thou give presents to Moreshethgath: the houses of Achzib shall be a lie to the kings of Israel.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Therefore, send farewell gifts to Moresheth-gath; the houses of Achzib are a deception to the kings of Israel.

International Standard Version
Therefore give your gifts to Moresheth-gath; that is, the houses of Achzib as a deceitful symbol to the kings of Israel.

NET Bible
Therefore you will have to say farewell to Moresheth Gath. The residents of Achzib will be as disappointing as a dried up well to the kings of Israel.

American Standard Version
Therefore shalt thou give a parting gift to Moresheth-gath: the houses of Achzib shall be a deceitful thing unto the kings of Israel.

English Revised Version
Therefore shalt thou give a parting gift to Moresheth-gath: the houses of Achzib shall be a deceitful thing unto the kings of Israel.

Young's Literal Translation
Therefore thou givest presents to Moresheth-Gath, The houses of Achzib become a lying thing to the kings of Israel.






Cross References
Joshua 15:44
And Keilah, and Achzib, and Mareshah; nine cities with their villages:

2 Kings 16:8
And Ahaz took the silver and gold that was found in the house of the LORD, and in the treasures of the king's house, and sent it for a present to the king of Assyria.

Jeremiah 15:18
Why is my pain perpetual, and my wound incurable, which refuseth to be healed? wilt thou be altogether unto me as a liar, and as waters that fail?

Micah 1:1
The word of the LORD that came to Micah the Morasthite in the days of Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah, kings of Judah, which he saw concerning Samaria and Jerusalem.

Micah 1:13
O thou inhabitant of Lachish, bind the chariot to the swift beast: she is the beginning of the sin to the daughter of Zion: for the transgressions of Israel were found in thee.

Micah 1:12
For the inhabitant of Maroth waited carefully for good: but evil came down from the LORD unto the gate of Jerusalem.

Micah 1:11
Pass ye away, thou inhabitant of Saphir, having thy shame naked: the inhabitant of Zaanan came not forth in the mourning of Bethezel; he shall receive of you his standing.

Micah 1:15
Yet will I bring an heir unto thee, O inhabitant of Mareshah: he shall come unto Adullam the glory of Israel.

Micah 1:16
Make thee bald, and poll thee for thy delicate children; enlarge thy baldness as the eagle; for they are gone into captivity from thee.

Micah 2:1
Woe to them that devise iniquity, and work evil upon their beds! when the morning is light, they practise it, because it is in the power of their hand.
Jump to Previous
Achzib Aczib Behalf Cause Daughter Deceit Deceitful Deception Deceptive Gath Gift Gifts Givest Houses Israel Kings Lie Moresheth Offering Parting Presents Prove
Jump to Next
Achzib Aczib Behalf Cause Daughter Deceit Deceitful Deception Deceptive Gath Gift Gifts Givest Houses Israel Kings Lie Moresheth Offering Parting Presents Prove
Links
Micah 1:14 NIV
Micah 1:14 NLT
Micah 1:14 ESV
Micah 1:14 NASB
Micah 1:14 KJV

Micah 1:14 Bible Apps
Micah 1:14 Parallel
Micah 1:14 Biblia Paralela
Micah 1:14 Chinese Bible
Micah 1:14 French Bible
Micah 1:14 German Bible

Micah 1:14 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Micah 1:13
Top of Page
Top of Page