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Thus says the LORD, "Just as the shepherd snatches from the lion's mouth a couple of legs or a piece of an ear, So will the sons of Israel dwelling in Samaria be snatched away-- With the corner of a bed and the cover of a couch!

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Verse part Definition: Part of speech: Strong's: Hebrew: Transliteration:
Thus thus, here Adverb H3541 כֹּה֮ koh
says to utter, say Verb H559 אָמַ֣ר a·mar
the LORD, the proper name of the God of Israel Noun H3068 יְהוָה֒ Yah·weh
"Just according as, as, when H3512    
as the shepherd to pasture, tend, graze Verb H7462 הָרֹעֶ֜ה ha·ro·'eh
snatches to strip, plunder, deliver oneself, be delivered, snatch away, deliver Verb H5337 יַצִּ֨יל ya·tzil
from the lion's a lion Noun H738 הָאֲרִ֛י ha·'a·ri
mouth mouth Noun H6310 מִפִּ֧י mip·pi
a couple two (a card. number) Noun H8147 שְׁתֵּ֥י she·tei
of legs a leg Noun H3767 כְרָעַ֖יִם che·ra·'a·yim
or or Conjunction H176 אֹ֣ו ov
a piece a piece, severed piece Noun H915 בְדַל־ ve·dal-
of an ear, an ear Noun H241 אֹ֑זֶן o·zen;
So so, thus Adjective H3651 כֵּ֣ן ken
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will the sons son Noun H1121 בְּנֵ֣י be·nei
of Israel "God strives," another name of Jacob and his desc. Noun H3478 יִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל yis·ra·'el
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dwelling to sit, remain, dwell Verb H3427 הַיֹּֽשְׁבִים֙ hai·yo·she·vim
in Samaria capital of N. kingdom of Isr. Noun H8111 בְּשֹׁ֣מְרֹ֔ון be·sho·me·ro·vn,
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be snatched away-- to strip, plunder, deliver oneself, be delivered, snatch away, deliver Verb H5337 יִנָּצְל֞וּ yin·na·tze·lu
With [the] corner corner, side Noun H6285 בִּפְאַ֥ת bif·'at
of a bed a couch, bed Noun H4296 מִטָּ֖ה mit·tah
and [the] cover perhaps silk Noun H1833 וּבִדְמֶ֥שֶׁק u·vid·me·shek
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of a couch! a couch, divan Noun H6210 עָֽרֶשׂ׃ a·res.

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Damascus

DAMASCUSda-mas'-kus:1. The Name2. Situation and Natural Features3. The City Itself4. Its History(1) The Early Period (to circa 950 B.C.)(2) The Aramean Kingdom (circa 950-732 B.C.)(3) The Middle Period (732 B.C.-650 A.D.)(4) Under Islam1. Name:The English name is the same as the Greek Damaskos. The Hebrew name is Dammeseq, but the Aramaic form Darmeseq, occu... View Details

Israel

ISRAEL, KINGDOM OF" I. THE FIRST PERIOD1. The Two Kingdoms2. The Ist Dynasty3. The IInd Dynasty4. Civil WarII. PERIOD OF THE SYRIAN WARS1. The IIIrd Dynasty2. World-Politics3. Battle of Karkar4. Loss of Territory5. Reform of Religion6. Revolution7. The IVth Dynasty8. Renewed Prosperity9. AnarchyIII. DECLINE AND FALL1. Loss of Independence2. Decline3. Extinct... View Details

Samaria

SAMARIA, CITY OFsa-ma'-ri-a, (shomeron; Samareia, Semeron, and other forms):(1) Shechem was the first capital of the Northern Kingdom (1 Kings 12:25). Jeroboam seems later to have removed the royal residence to Tirzah (1 Kings 14:17). After the brief reigns of Elah and Zimri came that of Omri, who reigned 6 years in Tirzah, then he purchased the hill of Sama... View Details

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Lord

Lord [N] [B] [S] There are various Hebrew and Greek words so rendered.    Heb. Jehovah, has been rendered in the English Bible LORD, printed in small capitals. This is the proper name of the God of the Hebrews. The form "Jehovah" is retained only in  Exodus 6:3 ;  Psalms 83:18 ;  Isaiah 12:2 ;  26:4 , both in the Authorized and the Revised Version.&nb... View Details

Lord

Lord [N] [B] [S] There are various Hebrew and Greek words so rendered.    Heb. Jehovah, has been rendered in the English Bible LORD, printed in small capitals. This is the proper name of the God of the Hebrews. The form "Jehovah" is retained only in  Exodus 6:3 ;  Psalms 83:18 ;  Isaiah 12:2 ;  26:4 , both in the Authorized and the Revised Version.&nb... View Details

Lord

Lord [N] [B] [S] There are various Hebrew and Greek words so rendered.    Heb. Jehovah, has been rendered in the English Bible LORD, printed in small capitals. This is the proper name of the God of the Hebrews. The form "Jehovah" is retained only in  Exodus 6:3 ;  Psalms 83:18 ;  Isaiah 12:2 ;  26:4 , both in the Authorized and the Revised Version.&nb... View Details

Lord

Lord [N] [B] [S] There are various Hebrew and Greek words so rendered.    Heb. Jehovah, has been rendered in the English Bible LORD, printed in small capitals. This is the proper name of the God of the Hebrews. The form "Jehovah" is retained only in  Exodus 6:3 ;  Psalms 83:18 ;  Isaiah 12:2 ;  26:4 , both in the Authorized and the Revised Version.&nb... View Details

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New American Standard Bible Thus says the LORD, "Just as the shepherd snatches from the lion's mouth a couple of legs or a piece of an ear, So will the sons of Israel dwelling in Samaria be snatched away-- With the corner of a bed and the cover of a couch!
King James Bible Thus says saith the LORD, "Just as LORD; As the shepherd snatches from taketh out of the lion's mouth a couple of legs the lion two legs, or a piece of an ear, So will ear; so shall the sons children of Israel dwelling be taken out that dwell in Samaria be snatched away-- With in the corner of a bed bed, and the cover of in Damascus in a couch!couch.
Hebrew Greek English Thus says the LORD, "Just as the shepherd snatches from the lion's mouth a couple of legs or a piece of an ear, So will the sons of Israel dwelling in Samaria be snatched away-- With the corner of a bed and the cover of a couch!