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Bible Verse Dictionary

2 Samuel 8:2 - Smote

2 Samuel 8:2 - And he smote Moab, and measured them with a line, casting them down to the ground; even with two lines measured he to put to death, and with one full line to keep alive. And so the Moabites became David's servants, and brought gifts.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
And he smote H5221 נָכָה
Moab H4124 מוֹאָב
and measured H4058 מָדַד
them with a line H2256 חֶבֶל
casting them down H7901 שָׁכַב
to the ground H776 אֶרֶץ
even with two H8147 שְׁנַיִם
lines H2256 חֶבֶל
measured H4058 מָדַד
he to put to death H4191 מוּת
and with one full H4393 מְלֹא
line H2256 חֶבֶל
to keep alive H2421 חָיָה
And so the Moabites H4124 מוֹאָב
became H1961 הָיָה
David's servants H5650 עֶבֶד
and brought H5375 נָשָׂא
gifts H4503 מִנְחָה

 

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