2 Samuel 6:21
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
559 [e]וַיֹּ֣אמֶר
way-yō-mer
So saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
1732 [e]דָּוִד֮
dā-wiḏ
DavidN-proper-ms
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
toPrep
4324 [e]מִיכַל֒
mî-ḵal
MichalN-proper-fs
6440 [e]לִפְנֵ֣י
lip̄-nê
[it was] beforePrep-l | N-cpc
3068 [e]יְהוָ֗ה
Yah-weh
YahwehN-proper-ms
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֨ר
’ă-šer
whoPro-r
977 [e]בָּֽחַר־
bā-ḥar-
choseV-Qal-Perf-3ms
  בִּ֤י
mePrep | 1cs
1 [e]מֵֽאָבִיךְ֙
mê-’ā-ḇîḵ
instead of your fatherPrep-m | N-msc | 2fs
3605 [e]וּמִכָּל־
ū-mik-kāl-
and allConj-w, Prep-m | N-msc
1004 [e]בֵּית֔וֹ
bê-ṯōw,
his houseN-msc | 3ms
6680 [e]לְצַוֺּ֨ת
lə-ṣaw-wōṯ
to appointPrep-l | V-Piel-Inf
853 [e]אֹתִ֥י
’ō-ṯî
meDirObjM | 1cs
5057 [e]נָגִ֛יד
nā-ḡîḏ
rulerN-ms
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
overPrep
5971 [e]עַ֥ם
‘am
the peopleN-msc
3068 [e]יְהוָ֖ה
Yah-weh
of YahwehN-proper-ms
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
overPrep
3478 [e]יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל
yiś-rā-’êl;
IsraelN-proper-ms
7832 [e]וְשִׂחַקְתִּ֖י
wə-śi-ḥaq-tî
therefore I will play [music]Conj-w | V-Piel-ConjPerf-1cs
6440 [e]לִפְנֵ֥י
lip̄-nê
beforePrep-l | N-cpc
3068 [e]יְהוָֽה׃
Yah-weh.
YahwehN-proper-ms









Hebrew Texts
שמואל ב 6:21 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיֹּ֣אמֶר דָּוִד֮ אֶל־מִיכַל֒ לִפְנֵ֣י יְהוָ֗ה אֲשֶׁ֨ר בָּֽחַר־בִּ֤י מֵֽאָבִיךְ֙ וּמִכָּל־בֵּיתֹ֔ו לְצַוֹּ֨ת אֹתִ֥י נָגִ֛יד עַל־עַ֥ם יְהוָ֖ה עַל־יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל וְשִׂחַקְתִּ֖י לִפְנֵ֥י יְהוָֽה׃

שמואל ב 6:21 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויאמר דוד אל־מיכל לפני יהוה אשר בחר־בי מאביך ומכל־ביתו לצות אתי נגיד על־עם יהוה על־ישראל ושחקתי לפני יהוה׃

שמואל ב 6:21 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויאמר דוד אל־מיכל לפני יהוה אשר בחר־בי מאביך ומכל־ביתו לצות אתי נגיד על־עם יהוה על־ישראל ושחקתי לפני יהוה׃

שמואל ב 6:21 Hebrew Bible
ויאמר דוד אל מיכל לפני יהוה אשר בחר בי מאביך ומכל ביתו לצות אתי נגיד על עם יהוה על ישראל ושחקתי לפני יהוה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
So David said to Michal, "It was before the LORD, who chose me above your father and above all his house, to appoint me ruler over the people of the LORD, over Israel; therefore I will celebrate before the LORD.

King James Bible
And David said unto Michal, It was before the LORD, which chose me before thy father, and before all his house, to appoint me ruler over the people of the LORD, over Israel: therefore will I play before the LORD.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
David replied to Michal, "I was dancing before the LORD who chose me over your father and his whole family to appoint me ruler over the LORD's people Israel. I will celebrate before the LORD,
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