1 Samuel 21:13
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
7760 [e]וַיָּ֧שֶׂם
way-yā-śem
now tookV-Hifil-Perf-3ms
1732 [e]דָּוִ֛ד
dā-wiḏ
David
853 [e]אֶת־
’eṯ-
-
1697 [e]הַדְּבָרִ֥ים
had-də-ḇā-rîm
words
428 [e]הָאֵ֖לֶּה
hā-’êl-leh
these
3824 [e]בִּלְבָב֑וֹ
bil-ḇā-ḇōw;
to heart
3372 [e]וַיִּרָ֣א
way-yi-rā
and was afraid
3966 [e]מְאֹ֔ד
mə-’ōḏ,
very much
6440 [e]מִפְּנֵ֖י
mip-pə-nê
of
397 [e]אָכִ֥ישׁ
’ā-ḵîš
Achish
4428 [e]מֶֽלֶךְ־
me-leḵ-
the kingConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
1661 [e]גַּֽת׃
gaṯ.
of GathN-proper-ms









Hebrew Texts
שמואל א 21:13 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיָּ֧שֶׂם דָּוִ֛ד אֶת־הַדְּבָרִ֥ים הָאֵ֖לֶּה בִּלְבָבֹ֑ו וַיִּרָ֣א מְאֹ֔ד מִפְּנֵ֖י אָכִ֥ישׁ מֶֽלֶךְ־גַּֽת׃

שמואל א 21:13 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
וישם דוד את־הדברים האלה בלבבו וירא מאד מפני אכיש מלך־גת׃

שמואל א 21:13 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
וישם דוד את־הדברים האלה בלבבו וירא מאד מפני אכיש מלך־גת׃

שמואל א 21:13 Hebrew Bible
וישנו את טעמו בעיניהם ויתהלל בידם ויתו על דלתות השער ויורד רירו אל זקנו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
So he disguised his sanity before them, and acted insanely in their hands, and scribbled on the doors of the gate, and let his saliva run down into his beard.

King James Bible
And he changed his behaviour before them, and feigned himself mad in their hands, and scrabbled on the doors of the gate, and let his spittle fall down upon his beard.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
so he pretended to be insane in their presence. He acted like a madman around them, scribbling on the doors of the gate and letting saliva run down his beard.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

changed

Psalm 34:1 I will bless the LORD at all times: his praise shall continually be in my mouth.

Proverbs 29:25 The fear of man brings a snare: but whoever puts his trust in the …

Ecclesiastes 7:7 Surely oppression makes a wise man mad; and a gift destroys the heart.

scrabbled. or, made marks

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