2 Samuel 3:1
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
1961 [e]וַתְּהִ֤י
wat-tə-hî
And there wasConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3fs
4421 [e]הַמִּלְחָמָה֙
ham-mil-ḥā-māh
a warArt | N-fs
752 [e]אֲרֻכָּ֔ה
’ă-ruk-kāh,
longAdj-fs
996 [e]בֵּ֚ין
bên
betweenPrep
1004 [e]בֵּ֣ית
bêṯ
the houseN-msc
7586 [e]שָׁא֔וּל
šā-’ūl,
of SaulN-proper-ms
996 [e]וּבֵ֖ין
ū-ḇên
andConj-w | Prep
1004 [e]בֵּ֣ית
bêṯ
the houseN-msc
1732 [e]דָּוִ֑ד
dā-wiḏ;
of DavidN-proper-ms
1732 [e]וְדָוִד֙
wə-ḏā-wiḏ
but DavidConj-w | N-proper-ms
1980 [e]הֹלֵ֣ךְ
hō-lêḵ
grew [stronger]V-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
2390 [e]וְחָזֵ֔ק
wə-ḥā-zêq,
and strongerConj-w | Adj-ms
1004 [e]וּבֵ֥ית
ū-ḇêṯ
and the houseConj-w | N-msc
7586 [e]שָׁא֖וּל
šā-’ūl
of SaulN-proper-ms
1980 [e]הֹלְכִ֥ים
hō-lə-ḵîm
grew [poorer]V-Qal-Prtcpl-mp
1800 [e]וְדַלִּֽים׃
wə-ḏal-lîm.
and poorerConj-w | Adj-mp
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Hebrew Texts
שמואל ב 3:1 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַתְּהִ֤י הַמִּלְחָמָה֙ אֲרֻכָּ֔ה בֵּ֚ין בֵּ֣ית שָׁא֔וּל וּבֵ֖ין בֵּ֣ית דָּוִ֑ד וְדָוִד֙ הֹלֵ֣ךְ וְחָזֵ֔ק וּבֵ֥ית שָׁא֖וּל הֹלְכִ֥ים וְדַלִּֽים׃ ס

שמואל ב 3:1 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ותהי המלחמה ארכה בין בית שאול ובין בית דוד ודוד הלך וחזק ובית שאול הלכים ודלים׃ ס

שמואל ב 3:1 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ותהי המלחמה ארכה בין בית שאול ובין בית דוד ודוד הלך וחזק ובית שאול הלכים ודלים׃ ס

שמואל ב 3:1 Hebrew Bible
ותהי המלחמה ארכה בין בית שאול ובין בית דוד ודוד הלך וחזק ובית שאול הלכים ודלים׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Now there was a long war between the house of Saul and the house of David; and David grew steadily stronger, but the house of Saul grew weaker continually.

King James Bible
Now there was long war between the house of Saul and the house of David: but David waxed stronger and stronger, and the house of Saul waxed weaker and weaker.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The war between the house of Saul and the house of David was long and drawn out, with David growing stronger and the house of Saul becoming weaker.
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between

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