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Bible Verse Dictionary

2 Chronicles 28:23 - Were

2 Chronicles 28:23 - For he sacrificed unto the gods of Damascus, which smote him: and he said, Because the gods of the kings of Syria help them, therefore will I sacrifice to them, that they may help me. But they were the ruin of him, and of all Israel.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
For he sacrificed H2076 זָבַח
unto the gods H430 אֱלֹהִים
of Damascus H1834 דַּמֶּשֶׂק
which smote H5221 נָכָה
him and he said H559 אָמַר
Because H3588 כִּי
the gods H430 אֱלֹהִים
of the kings H4428 מֶלֶךְ
of Syria H758 אֲרָם
help H5826 עָזַר
them therefore will I sacrifice H2076 זָבַח
to them that they H1992 הֵם
may help H5826 עָזַר
me But they H1992 הֵם
were H1961 הָיָה
the ruin H3782 כָּשַׁל
of him and of all H3605 כֹּל
Israel H3478 יִשְׂרָאֵל


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