2 Samuel 18:4
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
559 [e]וַיֹּ֤אמֶר
way-yō-mer
and saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
413 [e]אֲלֵיהֶם֙
’ă-lê-hem
to themPrep | 3mp
4428 [e]הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ
ham-me-leḵ,
the kingArt | N-ms
834 [e]אֲשֶׁר־
’ă-šer-
whateverPro-r
3190 [e]יִיטַ֥ב
yî-ṭaḇ
seems bestV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
5869 [e]בְּעֵינֵיכֶ֖ם
bə-‘ê-nê-ḵem
to youPrep-b | N-cdc | 2mp
6213 [e]אֶעֱשֶׂ֑ה
’e-‘ĕ-śeh;
I will doV-Qal-Imperf-1cs
5975 [e]וַיַּעֲמֹ֤ד
way-ya-‘ă-mōḏ
So stoodConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
4428 [e]הַמֶּ֙לֶךְ֙
ham-me-leḵ
the kingArt | N-ms
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
toPrep
3027 [e]יַ֣ד
yaḏ
besideN-fsc
8179 [e]הַשַּׁ֔עַר
haš-ša-‘ar,
the gateArt | N-ms
3605 [e]וְכָל־
wə-ḵāl
and allConj-w | N-msc
5971 [e]הָעָם֙
hā-‘ām
the peopleArt | N-ms
3381 [e]יָֽצְא֔וּ
yā-ṣə-’ū,
went outV-Qal-Perf-3cp
3967 [e]לְמֵא֖וֹת
lə-mê-’ō-wṯ
by hundredsPrep-l | Number-fp
505 [e]וְלַאֲלָפִֽים׃
wə-la-’ă-lā-p̄îm.
and by thousandsConj-w, Prep-l | Number-mp









Hebrew Texts
שמואל ב 18:4 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיֹּ֤אמֶר אֲלֵיהֶם֙ הַמֶּ֔לֶךְ אֲשֶׁר־יִיטַ֥ב בְּעֵינֵיכֶ֖ם אֶעֱשֶׂ֑ה וַיַּעֲמֹ֤ד הַמֶּ֙לֶךְ֙ אֶל־יַ֣ד הַשַּׁ֔עַר וְכָל־הָעָם֙ יָֽצְא֔וּ לְמֵאֹ֖ות וְלַאֲלָפִֽים׃

שמואל ב 18:4 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויאמר אליהם המלך אשר־ייטב בעיניכם אעשה ויעמד המלך אל־יד השער וכל־העם יצאו למאות ולאלפים׃

שמואל ב 18:4 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויאמר אליהם המלך אשר־ייטב בעיניכם אעשה ויעמד המלך אל־יד השער וכל־העם יצאו למאות ולאלפים׃

שמואל ב 18:4 Hebrew Bible
ויאמר אליהם המלך אשר ייטב בעיניכם אעשה ויעמד המלך אל יד השער וכל העם יצאו למאות ולאלפים׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then the king said to them, "Whatever seems best to you I will do." So the king stood beside the gate, and all the people went out by hundreds and thousands.

King James Bible
And the king said unto them, What seemeth you best I will do. And the king stood by the gate side, and all the people came out by hundreds and by thousands.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I will do whatever you think is best," the king replied to them. So he stood beside the gate while all the troops marched out by hundreds and thousands.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

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