1 Chronicles 20:3
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
853 [e]וְאֶת־
wə-’eṯ-
AndConj-w | DirObjM
5971 [e]הָעָ֨ם
hā-‘ām
the peopleArt | N-ms
834 [e]אֲשֶׁר־
’ă-šer-
who [were]Pro-r
  בָּ֜הּ
bāh
in itPrep | 3fs
3318 [e]הוֹצִ֗יא
hō-w-ṣî,
he brought outV-Hifil-Perf-3ms
7787 [e]וַיָּ֨שַׂר
way-yā-śar
and put [them] to workConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
4050 [e]בַּמְּגֵרָ֜ה
bam-mə-ḡê-rāh
with sawsPrep-b, Art | N-fs
2757 [e]וּבַחֲרִיצֵ֤י
ū-ḇa-ḥă-rî-ṣê
and with picksConj-w, Prep-b | N-mpc
1270 [e]הַבַּרְזֶל֙
hab-bar-zel
ironArt | N-ms
4050 [e]וּבַמְּגֵר֔וֹת
ū-ḇam-mə-ḡê-rō-wṯ,
and with axesConj-w, Prep-b, Art | N-fp
3651 [e]וְכֵן֙
wə-ḵên
SoConj-w | Adv
6213 [e]יַעֲשֶׂ֣ה
ya-‘ă-śeh
didV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
1732 [e]דָוִ֔יד
ḏā-wîḏ,
DavidN-proper-ms
3605 [e]לְכֹ֖ל
lə-ḵōl
to allPrep-l | N-msc
5892 [e]עָרֵ֣י
‘ā-rê
the citiesN-fpc
1121 [e]בְנֵי־
ḇə-nê-
of the sonsN-mpc
5983 [e]עַמּ֑וֹן
‘am-mō-wn;
of AmmonN-proper-ms
7725 [e]וַיָּ֧שָׁב
way-yā-šāḇ
And returnedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
1732 [e]דָּוִ֛יד
dā-wîḏ
DavidN-proper-ms
3605 [e]וְכָל־
wə-ḵāl
and allConj-w | N-msc
5971 [e]הָעָ֖ם
hā-‘ām
the peopleArt | N-ms
3389 [e]יְרוּשָׁלִָֽם׃
yə-rū-šā-lim.
[to] JerusalemN-proper-fs
  פ
-Punc









Hebrew Texts
דברי הימים א 20:3 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְאֶת־הָעָ֨ם אֲשֶׁר־בָּ֜הּ הֹוצִ֗יא וַיָּ֨שַׂר בַּמְּגֵרָ֜ה וּבַחֲרִיצֵ֤י הַבַּרְזֶל֙ וּבַמְּגֵרֹ֔ות וְכֵן֙ יַעֲשֶׂ֣ה דָוִ֔יד לְכֹ֖ל עָרֵ֣י בְנֵי־עַמֹּ֑ון וַיָּ֧שָׁב דָּוִ֛יד וְכָל־הָעָ֖ם יְרוּשָׁלִָֽם׃ פ

דברי הימים א 20:3 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ואת־העם אשר־בה הוציא וישר במגרה ובחריצי הברזל ובמגרות וכן יעשה דויד לכל ערי בני־עמון וישב דויד וכל־העם ירושלם׃ פ

דברי הימים א 20:3 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ואת־העם אשר־בה הוציא וישר במגרה ובחריצי הברזל ובמגרות וכן יעשה דויד לכל ערי בני־עמון וישב דויד וכל־העם ירושלם׃ פ

דברי הימים א 20:3 Hebrew Bible
ואת העם אשר בה הוציא וישר במגרה ובחריצי הברזל ובמגרות וכן יעשה דויד לכל ערי בני עמון וישב דויד וכל העם ירושלם׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He brought out the people who were in it, and cut them with saws and with sharp instruments and with axes. And thus David did to all the cities of the sons of Ammon. Then David and all the people returned to Jerusalem.

King James Bible
And he brought out the people that were in it, and cut them with saws, and with harrows of iron, and with axes. Even so dealt David with all the cities of the children of Ammon. And David and all the people returned to Jerusalem.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He brought out the people who were in it and put them to work with saws, iron picks, and axes. David did the same to all the Ammonite cities. Then he and all his troops returned to Jerusalem.
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