JUDGES 4:9

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“And she said, I will surely go with thee: notwithstanding the journey that thou takest shall not be for thine honour; for the Lord shall sell Sisera into the hand of a woman. And Deborah arose, and went with Barak to Kedesh.”

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Judges 4:9 Translation & Meaning

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And she said, וַתֹּ֜אמֶר To say (used with great latitude) said
I will surely הָלֹ֧ךְ To walk (in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively) surely
go אֵלֵ֣ךְ To walk (in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively) go
with עִמָּ֗ךְ Adverb or preposition, with (i.e., in conjunction with), in varied applications; specifically, equally with; often with prepositional prefix (and then usually unrepresented in English) with
thee: notwithstanding אֶ֚פֶס Cessation, i.e., an end (especially of the earth); often used adverb, no further; also the ankle (in the dual), as being the extremity of the leg or foot notwithstanding
the journey הַדֶּ֙רֶךְ֙ A road (as trodden); figuratively, a course of life or mode of action, often adverb journey
that אֲשֶׁ֣ר Who, which, what, that; also (as an adverb and a conjunction) when, where, how, because, in order that, etc that
thou אַתָּ֣ה Thou and thee, or (plural) ye and you thou
takest הוֹלֵ֔ךְ To walk (in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively) takest
shall not לֹ֨א Not (the simple or abs. negation); by implication, no; often used with other particles not
be תִֽהְיֶ֜ה To exist, i.e., be or become, come to pass (always emphatic, and not a mere copula or auxiliary) be
for thine honour; תִּֽפְאַרְתְּךָ֗ Ornament (abstractly or concretely, literally or figuratively) thine honour
for כִּי֩ (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjunction or adverb (as below); often largely modified by other particles annexed for
the Lord יְהוָ֖ה (the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God Lord
shall sell יִמְכֹּ֥ר To sell, literally (as merchandise, a daughter in marriage, into slavery), or figuratively (to surrender) sell
Sisera סִֽיסְרָ֑א Sisera, the name of a Canaanitish king and of one of the Nethinim Sisera
into the hand בְֽיַד A hand (the open one [indicating power, means, direction, etc.], in distinction from H3709, the closed one); used (as noun, adverb, etc.) in a great variety of applications, both literally and figuratively, both proximate and remote [as follows] hand
of a woman. אִשָּׁ֔ה A woman woman
And Deborah דְּבוֹרָ֛ה Deborah, the name of two Hebrewesses Deborah
arose, וַתָּ֧קָם To rise (in various applications, literal, figurative, intensive and causative) arose
and went וַתֵּ֥לֶךְ To walk (in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively) and went
with עִם Adverb or preposition, with (i.e., in conjunction with), in varied applications; specifically, equally with; often with prepositional prefix (and then usually unrepresented in English) with
Barak בָּרָ֖ק Barak, an Israelite Barak
to Kedesh. קֶֽדְשָׁה׃ Kedesh, the name of four places in Palestine Kedesh

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  • 7  And I will draw unto thee to the river Kishon Sisera, the captain of Jabin's army, with his chariots and his multitude; and I will deliver him into thine hand.

  • 8  And Barak said unto her, If thou wilt go with me, then I will go: but if thou wilt not go with me, then I will not go.

  • 9  And she said, I will surely go with thee: notwithstanding the journey that thou takest shall not be for thine honour; for the Lord shall sell Sisera into the hand of a woman. And Deborah arose, and went with Barak to Kedesh.

  • 10  And Barak called Zebulun and Naphtali to Kedesh; and he went up with ten thousand men at his feet: and Deborah went up with him.

  • 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.




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