1 Samuel 27:8
Text Analysis
5927 [e]וַיַּ֤עַל
And went upConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
1732 [e]דָּוִד֙
582 [e]וַֽאֲנָשָׁ֔יו
and his menConj-w | N-mpc | 3ms
6584 [e]וַֽיִּפְשְׁט֛וּ
and raidedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
413 [e]אֶל־
1651 [e]הַגְּשׁוּרִ֥י
the GeshuriteArt | N-proper-ms
GirziteConjunctive waw, Article :: Noun - proper - mb Conj-w, Art | N-proper-mb
1511 [e](וְהַגִּזְרִ֖י)
the GirziteConj-w, Art | N-proper-ms
6003 [e]וְהָעֲמָלֵקִ֑י
and the AmalekiteConj-w, Art | N-proper-ms
3588 [e]כִּ֣י
2007 [e]הֵ֜נָּה
3427 [e]יֹשְׁב֤וֹת
[nations were] the inhabitantsV-Qal-Prtcpl-fp
776 [e]הָאָ֙רֶץ֙
of the landArt | N-fs
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֣ר
of oldPro-r
5769 [e]מֵֽעוֹלָ֔ם
from of oldPrep-m | N-ms
935 [e]בּוֹאֲךָ֥
as you go toV-Qal-Inf | 2ms
7793 [e]שׁ֖וּרָה
ShurN-proper-fs | 3fs
5704 [e]וְעַד־
and even as far asConj-w | Prep
776 [e]אֶ֥רֶץ
the landN-fsc
4714 [e]מִצְרָֽיִם׃
of EgyptN-proper-fs

Hebrew Texts
שמואל א 27:8 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיַּ֤עַל דָּוִד֙ וַֽאֲנָשָׁ֔יו וַֽיִּפְשְׁט֛וּ אֶל־הַגְּשׁוּרִ֥י [וְהַגִּרְזִי כ] (וְהַגִּזְרִ֖י ק) וְהָעֲמָלֵקִ֑י כִּ֣י הֵ֜נָּה יֹשְׁבֹ֤ות הָאָ֙רֶץ֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר מֵֽעֹולָ֔ם בֹּואֲךָ֥ שׁ֖וּרָה וְעַד־אֶ֥רֶץ מִצְרָֽיִם׃

שמואל א 27:8 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויעל דוד ואנשיו ויפשטו אל־הגשורי [והגרזי כ] (והגזרי ק) והעמלקי כי הנה ישבות הארץ אשר מעולם בואך שורה ועד־ארץ מצרים׃

שמואל א 27:8 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויעל דוד ואנשיו ויפשטו אל־הגשורי [והגרזי כ] (והגזרי ק) והעמלקי כי הנה ישבות הארץ אשר מעולם בואך שורה ועד־ארץ מצרים׃

שמואל א 27:8 Hebrew Bible
ויעל דוד ואנשיו ויפשטו אל הגשורי והגרזי והעמלקי כי הנה ישבות הארץ אשר מעולם בואך שורה ועד ארץ מצרים׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Now David and his men went up and raided the Geshurites and the Girzites and the Amalekites; for they were the inhabitants of the land from ancient times, as you come to Shur even as far as the land of Egypt.

King James Bible
And David and his men went up, and invaded the Geshurites, and the Gezrites, and the Amalekites: for those nations were of old the inhabitants of the land, as thou goest to Shur, even unto the land of Egypt.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
David and his men went up and raided the Geshurites, the Girzites, and the Amalekites. From ancient times they had been the inhabitants of the region through Shur as far as the land of Egypt.
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