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Bible Verse Dictionary

Joshua 20:9 - Killeth

Joshua 20:9 - These were the cities appointed for all the children of Israel, and for the stranger that sojourneth among them, that whosoever killeth any person at unawares might flee thither, and not die by the hand of the avenger of blood, until he stood before the congregation.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
These H428 אֵלֶּה
were H1961 הָיָה
the cities H5892 עִיר
appointed H4152 מוּעָדָה
for all H3605 כֹּל
the children H1121 בֵּן
of Israel H3478 יִשְׂרָאֵל
and for the stranger H1616 גֵּר
that sojourneth H1481 גּוּר
among H8432 תָּוֶךְ
them that whosoever H3605 כֹּל
killeth H5221 נָכָה
any person H5315 נֶפֶשׁ
at unawares H7684 שְׁגָגָה
might flee H5127 נוּס
thither H8033 שָׁם
and not H3808 לֹא
die H4191 מוּת
by the hand H3027 יָד
of the avenger H1350 גָּאַל
of blood H1818 דָּם
until H5704 עַד
he stood H5975 עָמַד
before H6440 פָּנִים
the congregation H5712 עֵדָה


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