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Bible Verse Dictionary

1 Samuel 6:19 - Slaughter

1 Samuel 6:19 - And he smote the men of Bethshemesh, because they had looked into the ark of the LORD, even he smote of the people fifty thousand and threescore and ten men: and the people lamented, because the LORD had smitten many of the people with a great slaughter.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
And he smote H5221 נָכָה
the men H376 אִישׁ
of Bethshemesh because H3588 כִּי
they had looked H7200 רָאָה
into the ark H727 אָרוֹן
of the LORD H3068 יְהֹוָה
even he smote H5221 נָכָה
of the people H5971 עַם
fifty H2572 חֲמִשִּׁים
thousand H505 אֶלֶף
and threescore and ten H7657 שִׁבְעִים
men H376 אִישׁ
and the people H5971 עַם
lamented H56 אָבַל
because H3588 כִּי
the LORD H3068 יְהֹוָה
had smitten H5221 נָכָה
many of the people H5971 עַם
with a great H1419 גָּדוֹל
slaughter H4347 מַכָּה


Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.