2 Kings 18:4
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
1931 [e]ה֣וּא ׀
HePro-3ms
5493 [e]הֵסִ֣יר
hê-sîr
removedV-Hifil-Perf-3ms
853 [e]אֶת־
’eṯ-
-DirObjM
1116 [e]הַבָּמ֗וֹת
hab-bā-mō-wṯ,
the high placesArt | N-fp
7665 [e]וְשִׁבַּר֙
wə-šib-bar
and brokeConj-w | V-Piel-ConjPerf-3ms
853 [e]אֶת־
’eṯ-
-DirObjM
4676 [e]הַמַּצֵּבֹ֔ת
ham-maṣ-ṣê-ḇōṯ,
the [sacred] pillarsArt | N-fp
3772 [e]וְכָרַ֖ת
wə-ḵā-raṯ
and cut downConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3ms
853 [e]אֶת־
’eṯ-
-DirObjM
842 [e]הָֽאֲשֵׁרָ֑ה
hā-’ă-šê-rāh;
the wooden imageArt | N-fs
3807 [e]וְכִתַּת֩
wə-ḵit-taṯ
and broke in piecesConj-w | V-Piel-ConjPerf-3ms
5175 [e]נְחַ֨שׁ
nə-ḥaš
serpentN-msc
5178 [e]הַנְּחֹ֜שֶׁת
han-nə-ḥō-šeṯ
the bronzeArt | N-fs
834 [e]אֲשֶׁר־
’ă-šer-
thatPro-r
6213 [e]עָשָׂ֣ה
‘ā-śāh
had madeV-Qal-Perf-3ms
4872 [e]מֹשֶׁ֗ה
mō-šeh,
MosesN-proper-ms
3588 [e]כִּ֣י
forConj
5704 [e]עַד־
‘aḏ-
untilPrep
3117 [e]הַיָּמִ֤ים
hay-yā-mîm
daysArt | N-mp
1992 [e]הָהֵ֙מָּה֙
hā-hêm-māh
thoseArt | Pro-3mp
1961 [e]הָי֤וּ
hā-yū
didV-Qal-Perf-3cp
1121 [e]בְנֵֽי־
ḇə-nê-
the sonsN-mpc
3478 [e]יִשְׂרָאֵל֙
yiś-rā-’êl
of IsraelN-proper-ms
6999 [e]מְקַטְּרִ֣ים
mə-qaṭ-ṭə-rîm
burned incenseV-Piel-Prtcpl-mp
  ל֔וֹ
lōw,
to itPrep | 3ms
7121 [e]וַיִּקְרָא־
way-yiq-rā-
and calledConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
  ל֖וֹ
lōw
itPrep | 3ms
5180 [e]נְחֻשְׁתָּֽן׃
nə-ḥuš-tān.
NehushtanN-proper-ms









Hebrew Texts
מלכים ב 18:4 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
ה֣וּא ׀ הֵסִ֣יר אֶת־הַבָּמֹ֗ות וְשִׁבַּר֙ אֶת־הַמַּצֵּבֹ֔ת וְכָרַ֖ת אֶת־הָֽאֲשֵׁרָ֑ה וְכִתַּת֩ נְחַ֨שׁ הַנְּחֹ֜שֶׁת אֲשֶׁר־עָשָׂ֣ה מֹשֶׁ֗ה כִּ֣י עַד־הַיָּמִ֤ים הָהֵ֙מָּה֙ הָי֤וּ בְנֵֽי־יִשְׂרָאֵל֙ מְקַטְּרִ֣ים לֹ֔ו וַיִּקְרָא־לֹ֖ו נְחֻשְׁתָּֽן׃

מלכים ב 18:4 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
הוא ׀ הסיר את־הבמות ושבר את־המצבת וכרת את־האשרה וכתת נחש הנחשת אשר־עשה משה כי עד־הימים ההמה היו בני־ישראל מקטרים לו ויקרא־לו נחשתן׃

מלכים ב 18:4 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
הוא ׀ הסיר את־הבמות ושבר את־המצבת וכרת את־האשרה וכתת נחש הנחשת אשר־עשה משה כי עד־הימים ההמה היו בני־ישראל מקטרים לו ויקרא־לו נחשתן׃

מלכים ב 18:4 Hebrew Bible
הוא הסיר את הבמות ושבר את המצבת וכרת את האשרה וכתת נחש הנחשת אשר עשה משה כי עד הימים ההמה היו בני ישראל מקטרים לו ויקרא לו נחשתן׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He removed the high places and broke down the sacred pillars and cut down the Asherah. He also broke in pieces the bronze serpent that Moses had made, for until those days the sons of Israel burned incense to it; and it was called Nehushtan.

King James Bible
He removed the high places, and brake the images, and cut down the groves, and brake in pieces the brasen serpent that Moses had made: for unto those days the children of Israel did burn incense to it: and he called it Nehushtan.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He removed the high places, shattered the sacred pillars, and cut down the Asherah poles. He broke into pieces the bronze snake that Moses made, for the Israelites burned incense to it up to that time. He called it Nehushtan.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

removed

2 Kings 12:3 But the high places were not taken away: the people still sacrificed …

2 Kings 14:4 However, the high places were not taken away: as yet the people did …

2 Kings 15:4,35 Save that the high places were not removed: the people sacrificed …

Leviticus 26:30 And I will destroy your high places, and cut down your images, and …

1 Kings 3:2,3 Only the people sacrificed in high places, because there was no house …

1 Kings 15:14 But the high places were not removed: nevertheless Asa's heart was …

1 Kings 22:43 And he walked in all the ways of Asa his father; he turned not aside …

Psalm 78:58 For they provoked him to anger with their high places, and moved …

Ezekiel 20:28,29 For when I had brought them into the land, for the which I lifted …

brake

2 Kings 23:4 And the king commanded Hilkiah the high priest, and the priests of …

Deuteronomy 7:5 But thus shall you deal with them; you shall destroy their altars, …

Deuteronomy 12:2,3 You shall utterly destroy all the places, wherein the nations which …

Judges 6:25,28 And it came to pass the same night, that the LORD said to him, Take …

1 Kings 15:12,13 And he took away the sodomites out of the land, and removed all the …

2 Chronicles 19:3 Nevertheless there are good things found in you, in that you have …

2 Chronicles 31:1 Now when all this was finished, all Israel that were present went …

2 Chronicles 33:3 For he built again the high places which Hezekiah his father had …

images [heb] statues
the brasen serpent

Numbers 21:8,9 And the LORD said to Moses, Make you a fiery serpent, and set it …

John 3:14,15 And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must …

unto those days

2 Kings 16:15 And king Ahaz commanded Urijah the priest, saying, On the great altar …

Nehushtan that is, a piece of brass

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