2 CHRONICLES 19:2

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“And Jehu the son of Hanani the seer went out to meet him, and said to king Jehoshaphat, Shouldest thou help the ungodly, and love them that hate the Lord? therefore is wrath upon thee from before the Lord.

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2 Chronicles 19:2 Translation & Meaning

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And Jehu יֵה֣וּא Jehu, the name of five Israelites Jehu
the son בֶן A son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc., (like father or brother), etc.) son
of Hanani חֲנָנִי֮ Chanani, the name of six Israelites Hanani
the seer הַֽחֹזֶה֒ A beholder in vision; also a compact (as looked upon with approval) seer
went out וַיֵּצֵ֣א To go (causatively, bring) out, in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively, direct and proxim out
to meet פָּנָ֗יו The face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc.) meet
him, and said וַיֹּ֙אמֶר֙ To say (used with great latitude) said
to אֶל Near, with or among; often in general, to to
king הַמֶּ֣לֶךְ A king king
Jehoshaphat, יְהֽוֹשָׁפָ֔ט Jehoshaphat, the name of six Israelites; also of a valley near Jerusalem Jehoshaphat
Shouldest thou help לַעְזֹ֔ר To surround, i.e., protect or aid Shouldest help
the ungodly, הֲלָֽרָשָׁ֣ע Morally wrong; concretely, an (actively) bad person ungodly
and love תֶּֽאֱהָ֑ב To have affection for (sexually or otherwise) love
them that hate וּלְשֹֽׂנְאֵ֥י To hate (personally) hate
the Lord? יְהוָ֖ה (the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God Lord
therefore וּבָזֹאת֙ This (often used adverb) therefore
is (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
wrath קֶּ֔צֶף Figuratively, rage or strife wrath
upon עָלֶ֣יךָ Above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications upon
thee from before מִלִּפְנֵ֖י The face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc.) before
the Lord. יְהוָֽה׃ (the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God Lord

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  • 1  And Jehoshaphat the king of Judah returned to his house in peace to Jerusalem.

  • 2  And Jehu the son of Hanani the seer went out to meet him, and said to king Jehoshaphat, Shouldest thou help the ungodly, and love them that hate the Lord? therefore is wrath upon thee from before the Lord.

  • 3  Nevertheless there are good things found in thee, in that thou hast taken away the groves out of the land, and hast prepared thine heart to seek God.

  • 4  And Jehoshaphat dwelt at Jerusalem: and he went out again through the people from Beer-sheba to mount Ephraim, and brought them back unto the Lord God of their fathers.




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