< >

Bible Verse Dictionary

Amos 1:9 - Brotherly

Amos 1:9 - Thus saith the LORD; For three transgressions of Tyrus, and for four, I will not turn away the punishment thereof; because they delivered up the whole captivity to Edom, and remembered not the brotherly covenant:
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
Thus H3541 כֹּה
saith H559 אָמַר
the Lord H3068 יְהֹוָה
For H5921 עַל
three H7969 שָׁלוֹשׁ
transgressions H6588 פֶּשַׁע
of Tyrus H6865 צֹר
and for H5921 עַל
four H702 אַרְבַּע
I will not H3808 לֹא
turn away H7725 שׁוּב
the punishment thereof because H5921 עַל
they delivered up H5462 סָגַר
the whole H8003 שָׁלֵם
captivity H1546 גָּלוּת
to Edom H123 אֱדֹם
and remembered H2142 זָכַר
not H3808 לֹא
the brotherly H251 אָח
covenant H1285 בְּרִית


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