1 SAMUEL 12:25

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“But if ye shall still do wickedly, ye shall be consumed, both ye and your king.”

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1 Samuel 12:25 Translation & Meaning

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But if וְאִם Used very widely as demonstrative, lo!; interrogative, whether?; or conditional, if, although; also Oh that!, when; hence, as a negative, not if
ye shall still הָרֵ֖עַ Properly, to spoil (literally, by breaking to pieces); figuratively, to make (or be) good for nothing, i.e., bad (physically, socially or morally) still
do wickedly, תָּרֵ֑עוּ Properly, to spoil (literally, by breaking to pieces); figuratively, to make (or be) good for nothing, i.e., bad (physically, socially or morally) do wickedly
ye shall be consumed, תִּסָּפֽוּ׃ Properly, to scrape (literally, to shave; but usually figuratively) together (i.e., to accumulate or increase) or away (i.e., to scatter, remove, or ruin; intransitively, to perish) consumed
both גַּם Properly, assemblage; used only adverbially also, even, yea, though; often repeated as correl. both...and both
ye אַתֶּ֥ם Thou and thee, or (plural) ye and you ye
and גַּֽם Properly, assemblage; used only adverbially also, even, yea, though; often repeated as correl. both...and and
your king. מַלְכְּכֶ֖ם A king king

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  • 23  Moreover as for me, God forbid that I should sin against the Lord in ceasing to pray for you: but I will teach you the good and the right way:

  • 24  Only fear the Lord, and serve him in truth with all your heart: for consider how great things he hath done for you.

  • 25  But if ye shall still do wickedly, ye shall be consumed, both ye and your king.




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