2 Chronicles 6:5
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
4480 [e]מִן־
min-
SincePrep
3117 [e]הַיּ֗וֹם
hay-yō-wm,
the dayArt | N-ms
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֨ר
’ă-šer
thatPro-r
3318 [e]הוֹצֵ֣אתִי
hō-w-ṣê-ṯî
I broughtV-Hifil-Perf-1cs
853 [e]אֶת־
’eṯ-
-DirObjM
5971 [e]עַמִּי֮
‘am-mî
My peopleN-msc | 1cs
776 [e]מֵאֶ֣רֶץ
mê-’e-reṣ
out of the landPrep-m | N-fsc
4714 [e]מִצְרַיִם֒
miṣ-ra-yim
of EgyptN-proper-fs
3808 [e]לֹא־
lō-
noAdv-NegPrt
977 [e]בָחַ֣רְתִּֽי
ḇā-ḥar-tî
I have chosenV-Qal-Perf-1cs
5892 [e]בְעִ֗יר
ḇə-‘îr,
cityPrep-b | N-fs
3605 [e]מִכֹּל֙
mik-kōl
from anyPrep-m | N-msc
7626 [e]שִׁבְטֵ֣י
šiḇ-ṭê
tribeN-mpc
3478 [e]יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל
yiś-rā-’êl,
of IsraelN-proper-ms
1129 [e]לִבְנ֣וֹת
liḇ-nō-wṯ
[in which] to buildPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
1004 [e]בַּ֔יִת
ba-yiṯ,
a houseN-ms
1961 [e]לִהְי֥וֹת
lih-yō-wṯ
that might bePrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
8034 [e]שְׁמִ֖י
šə-mî
My nameN-msc | 1cs
8033 [e]שָׁ֑ם
šām;
thereAdv
3808 [e]וְלֹא־
wə-lō-
norConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
977 [e]בָחַ֣רְתִּֽי
ḇā-ḥar-tî
did I chooseV-Qal-Perf-1cs
376 [e]בְאִ֔ישׁ
ḇə-’îš,
any manPrep-b | N-ms
1961 [e]לִהְי֥וֹת
lih-yō-wṯ
to bePrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
5057 [e]נָגִ֖יד
nā-ḡîḏ
a rulerN-ms
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
overPrep
5971 [e]עַמִּ֥י
‘am-mî
My peopleN-msc | 1cs
3478 [e]יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
yiś-rā-’êl.
IsraelN-proper-ms









Hebrew Texts
דברי הימים ב 6:5 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
מִן־הַיֹּ֗ום אֲשֶׁ֨ר הֹוצֵ֣אתִי אֶת־עַמִּי֮ מֵאֶ֣רֶץ מִצְרַיִם֒ לֹא־בָחַ֣רְתִּֽי בְעִ֗יר מִכֹּל֙ שִׁבְטֵ֣י יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל לִבְנֹ֣ות בַּ֔יִת לִהְיֹ֥ות שְׁמִ֖י שָׁ֑ם וְלֹא־בָחַ֣רְתִּֽי בְאִ֔ישׁ לִהְיֹ֥ות נָגִ֖יד עַל־עַמִּ֥י יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃

דברי הימים ב 6:5 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
מן־היום אשר הוצאתי את־עמי מארץ מצרים לא־בחרתי בעיר מכל שבטי ישראל לבנות בית להיות שמי שם ולא־בחרתי באיש להיות נגיד על־עמי ישראל׃

דברי הימים ב 6:5 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
מן־היום אשר הוצאתי את־עמי מארץ מצרים לא־בחרתי בעיר מכל שבטי ישראל לבנות בית להיות שמי שם ולא־בחרתי באיש להיות נגיד על־עמי ישראל׃

דברי הימים ב 6:5 Hebrew Bible
מן היום אשר הוצאתי את עמי מארץ מצרים לא בחרתי בעיר מכל שבטי ישראל לבנות בית להיות שמי שם ולא בחרתי באיש להיות נגיד על עמי ישראל׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Since the day that I brought My people from the land of Egypt, I did not choose a city out of all the tribes of Israel in which to build a house that My name might be there, nor did I choose any man for a leader over My people Israel;

King James Bible
Since the day that I brought forth my people out of the land of Egypt I chose no city among all the tribes of Israel to build an house in, that my name might be there; neither chose I any man to be a ruler over my people Israel:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
"Since the day I brought My people Israel out of the land of Egypt, I have not chosen a city to build a temple in among any of the tribes of Israel, so that My name would be there, and I have not chosen a man to be ruler over My people Israel.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Since the day

2 Samuel 7:6,7 Whereas I have not dwelled in any house since the time that I brought …

1 Kings 8:16 Since the day that I brought forth my people Israel out of Egypt, …

my name

Exodus 20:24 An altar of earth you shall make to me, and shall sacrifice thereon …

Exodus 23:21 Beware of him, and obey his voice, provoke him not; for he will not …

Deuteronomy 12:5,11 But to the place which the LORD your God shall choose out of all …

Daniel 9:19 O Lord, hear; O Lord, forgive; O Lord, listen and do; defer not…

neither chose The judges and Saul were chosen by God, for a season, to be rulers of Israel; but not establish a permanent and hereditary authority over that people, as was the case with David. This clause is wanting in the parallel passage of Kings; but it helps to clear the sense.

1 Samuel 10:24 And Samuel said to all the people, See you him whom the LORD has …

1 Samuel 13:13,14 And Samuel said to Saul, You have done foolishly: you have not kept …

1 Samuel 15:23 For rebellion is as the sin of witchcraft, and stubbornness is as …

2 Samuel 7:15,16 But my mercy shall not depart away from him, as I took it from Saul, …

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