1 Samuel 16:1
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
559 [e]וַיֹּ֨אמֶר
way-yō-mer
And saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3068 [e]יְהוָ֜ה
Yah-weh
YahwehN-proper-ms
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
toPrep
8050 [e]שְׁמוּאֵ֗ל
šə-mū-’êl,
SamuelN-proper-ms
5704 [e]עַד־
‘aḏ-
untilPrep
4970 [e]מָתַי֙
mā-ṯay
whenInterrog
859 [e]אַתָּה֙
’at-tāh
will youPro-2ms
56 [e]מִתְאַבֵּ֣ל
miṯ-’ab-bêl
mournV-Hitpael-Prtcpl-ms
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
forPrep
7586 [e]שָׁא֔וּל
šā-’ūl,
SaulN-proper-ms
589 [e]וַאֲנִ֣י
wa-’ă-nî
and seeing IConj-w | Pro-1cs
3988 [e]מְאַסְתִּ֔יו
mə-’as-tîw,
have rejected himV-Qal-Perf-1cs | 3ms
4427 [e]מִמְּלֹ֖ךְ
mim-mə-lōḵ
from reigningPrep-m | V-Qal-Inf
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
overPrep
3478 [e]יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל
yiś-rā-’êl;
IsraelN-proper-ms
4390 [e]מַלֵּ֨א
mal-lê
FillV-Piel-Imp-ms
7161 [e]קַרְנְךָ֜
qar-nə-ḵā
your hornN-fsc | 2ms
8081 [e]שֶׁ֗מֶן
še-men,
with oilN-ms
1980 [e]וְלֵ֤ךְ
wə-lêḵ
and goConj-w | V-Qal-Imp-ms
7971 [e]אֶֽשְׁלָחֲךָ֙
’eš-lā-ḥă-ḵā
I am sending youV-Qal-Imperf-1cs | 2ms
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
toPrep
3448 [e]יִשַׁ֣י
yi-šay
JesseN-proper-ms
  בֵּֽית־
bêṯ-
inPrep
1022 [e]הַלַּחְמִ֔י
hal-laḥ-mî,
the BethlehemiteN-proper-ms
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
kî-
forConj
7200 [e]רָאִ֧יתִי
rā-’î-ṯî
I have providedV-Qal-Perf-1cs
1121 [e]בְּבָנָ֛יו
bə-ḇā-nāw
among his sonsPrep-b | N-mpc | 3ms
  לִ֖י
MyselfPrep | 1cs
4428 [e]מֶֽלֶךְ׃
me-leḵ.
a kingN-ms









Hebrew Texts
שמואל א 16:1 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיֹּ֨אמֶר יְהוָ֜ה אֶל־שְׁמוּאֵ֗ל עַד־מָתַי֙ אַתָּה֙ מִתְאַבֵּ֣ל אֶל־שָׁא֔וּל וַאֲנִ֣י מְאַסְתִּ֔יו מִמְּלֹ֖ךְ עַל־יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל מַלֵּ֨א קַרְנְךָ֜ שֶׁ֗מֶן וְלֵ֤ךְ אֶֽשְׁלָחֲךָ֙ אֶל־יִשַׁ֣י בֵּֽית־הַלַּחְמִ֔י כִּֽי־רָאִ֧יתִי בְּבָנָ֛יו לִ֖י מֶֽלֶךְ׃

שמואל א 16:1 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויאמר יהוה אל־שמואל עד־מתי אתה מתאבל אל־שאול ואני מאסתיו ממלך על־ישראל מלא קרנך שמן ולך אשלחך אל־ישי בית־הלחמי כי־ראיתי בבניו לי מלך׃

שמואל א 16:1 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויאמר יהוה אל־שמואל עד־מתי אתה מתאבל אל־שאול ואני מאסתיו ממלך על־ישראל מלא קרנך שמן ולך אשלחך אל־ישי בית־הלחמי כי־ראיתי בבניו לי מלך׃

שמואל א 16:1 Hebrew Bible
ויאמר יהוה אל שמואל עד מתי אתה מתאבל אל שאול ואני מאסתיו ממלך על ישראל מלא קרנך שמן ולך אשלחך אל ישי בית הלחמי כי ראיתי בבניו לי מלך׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Now the LORD said to Samuel, "How long will you grieve over Saul, since I have rejected him from being king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and go; I will send you to Jesse the Bethlehemite, for I have selected a king for Myself among his sons."

King James Bible
And the LORD said unto Samuel, How long wilt thou mourn for Saul, seeing I have rejected him from reigning over Israel? fill thine horn with oil, and go, I will send thee to Jesse the Bethlehemite: for I have provided me a king among his sons.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The LORD said to Samuel, "How long are you going to mourn for Saul, since I have rejected him as king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and go. I am sending you to Jesse of Bethlehem because I have selected a king from his sons."
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