1 Samuel 8:12
Text Analysis
7760 [e]וְלָשׂ֣וּם
And He will appointConj-w, Prep-l | V-Qal-Inf
to himPrep | 3ms
8269 [e]שָׂרֵ֥י
captains overN-mpc
505 [e]אֲלָפִ֖ים
[his] thousandsNumber-mp
8269 [e]וְשָׂרֵ֣י
and captains overConj-w | N-mpc
2572 [e]חֲמִשִּׁ֑ים
[his] fiftyNumber-cp
2790 [e]וְלַחֲרֹ֤שׁ
and [will set some] to plowConj-w, Prep-l | V-Qal-Inf
2758 [e]חֲרִישׁוֹ֙
his groundN-msc | 3ms
7114 [e]וְלִקְצֹ֣ר
and reapConj-w, Prep-l | V-Qal-Inf
7105 [e]קְצִיר֔וֹ
his harvestN-msc | 3ms
6213 [e]וְלַעֲשׂ֥וֹת
and [some] to makeConj-w, Prep-l | V-Qal-Inf
3627 [e]כְּלֵֽי־
his weaponsN-mpc
4421 [e]מִלְחַמְתּ֖וֹ
of warN-fsc | 3ms
3627 [e]וּכְלֵ֥י
and equipment forConj-w | N-mpc
7393 [e]רִכְבּֽוֹ׃
his chariotsN-msc | 3ms

Hebrew Texts
שמואל א 8:12 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְלָשׂ֣וּם לֹ֔ו שָׂרֵ֥י אֲלָפִ֖ים וְשָׂרֵ֣י חֲמִשִּׁ֑ים וְלַחֲרֹ֤שׁ חֲרִישֹׁו֙ וְלִקְצֹ֣ר קְצִירֹ֔ו וְלַעֲשֹׂ֥ות כְּלֵֽי־מִלְחַמְתֹּ֖ו וּכְלֵ֥י רִכְבֹּֽו׃

שמואל א 8:12 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ולשום לו שרי אלפים ושרי חמשים ולחרש חרישו ולקצר קצירו ולעשות כלי־מלחמתו וכלי רכבו׃

שמואל א 8:12 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ולשום לו שרי אלפים ושרי חמשים ולחרש חרישו ולקצר קצירו ולעשות כלי־מלחמתו וכלי רכבו׃

שמואל א 8:12 Hebrew Bible
ולשום לו שרי אלפים ושרי חמשים ולחרש חרישו ולקצר קצירו ולעשות כלי מלחמתו וכלי רכבו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"He will appoint for himself commanders of thousands and of fifties, and some to do his plowing and to reap his harvest and to make his weapons of war and equipment for his chariots.

King James Bible
And he will appoint him captains over thousands, and captains over fifties; and will set them to ear his ground, and to reap his harvest, and to make his instruments of war, and instruments of his chariots.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He can appoint them for his use as commanders of thousands or commanders of fifties, to plow his ground or reap his harvest, or to make his weapons of war or the equipment for his chariots.
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