JUDGES 4:13

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“And Sisera gathered together all his chariots, even nine hundred chariots of iron, and all the people that were with him, from Harosheth of the Gentiles unto the river of Kishon.”

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Judges 4:13 Translation & Meaning

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And Sisera סִֽיסְרָ֜א Sisera, the name of a Canaanitish king and of one of the Nethinim Sisera
gathered together וַיַּזְעֵ֨ק To shriek (from anguish or danger); by analogy, (as a herald) to announce or convene publicly gathered together
all כָּל Properly, the whole; hence, all, any or every (in the singular only, but often in a plural sense) all
his chariots, רִכְבּ֗וֹ A vehicle; by implication, a team; by extension, cavalry; by analogy a rider, i.e., the upper millstone chariots
even (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
nine תְּשַׁ֤ע Nine or (ordinal) ninth nine
hundred מֵאוֹת֙ A hundred; also as a multiplicative and a fraction hundred
chariots רֶ֣כֶב A vehicle; by implication, a team; by extension, cavalry; by analogy a rider, i.e., the upper millstone chariots
of iron, בַּרְזֶ֔ל Iron (as cutting); by extension, an iron implement iron
and all כָּל Properly, the whole; hence, all, any or every (in the singular only, but often in a plural sense) all
the people הָעָ֖ם A people (as a congregated unit); specifically, a tribe (as those of Israel); hence (collectively) troops or attendants; figuratively, a flock people
that אֲשֶׁ֣ר Who, which, what, that; also (as an adverb and a conjunction) when, where, how, because, in order that, etc that
were (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
with אִתּ֑וֹ Properly, nearness (used only as a preposition or an adverb), near; hence, generally, with, by, at, among, etc with
him, from Harosheth מֵֽחֲרֹ֥שֶׁת Charosheth, a place in Palestine Harosheth
of the Gentiles הַגּוֹיִ֖ם A foreign nation; hence, a Gentile; also (figuratively) a troop of animals, or a flight of locusts Gentiles
unto אֶל Near, with or among; often in general, to unto
the river נַ֥חַל A stream, especially a winter torrent; (by implication) a (narrow) valley (in which a brook runs); also a shaft (of a mine) river
of Kishon. קִישֽׁוֹן׃ Kishon, a river of Palestine Kishon

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  • 11  Now Heber the Kenite, which was of the children of Hobab the father in law of Moses, had severed himself from the Kenites, and pitched his tent unto the plain of Zaanaim, which is by Kedesh.

  • 12  And they shewed Sisera that Barak the son of Abinoam was gone up to mount Tabor.

  • 13  And Sisera gathered together all his chariots, even nine hundred chariots of iron, and all the people that were with him, from Harosheth of the Gentiles unto the river of Kishon.

  • 14  And Deborah said unto Barak, Up; for this is the day in which the Lord hath delivered Sisera into thine hand: is not the Lord gone out before thee? So Barak went down from mount Tabor, and ten thousand men after him.

  • 15  And the Lord discomfited Sisera, and all his chariots, and all his host, with the edge of the sword before Barak; so that Sisera lighted down off his chariot, and fled away on his feet.




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