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Bible Verse Dictionary

2 Samuel 23:16 - Bethlehem

2 Samuel 23:16 - And the three mighty men brake through the host of the Philistines, and drew water out of the well of Bethlehem, that was by the gate, and took it, and brought it to David: nevertheless he would not drink thereof, but poured it out unto the LORD.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
And the three H7969 שָׁלוֹשׁ
mighty men H1368 גִּבּוֹר
brake through H1234 בָּקַע
the host H4264 מַחֲנֶה
of the Philistines H6430 פְּלִשְׁתִּי
and drew H7579 שָׁאַב
water H4325 מַיִם
out H5258 נָסַךְ
of the well H4480 מִן
of Bethlehem H1035 בֵּית לֶחֶם
that H834 אֲשֶׁר
was by the gate H8179 שַׁעַר
and took H5375 נָשָׂא
it and brought H935 בּוֹא
it to H413 אֵל
David H1732 דָּוִד
nevertheless he would H14 אָבָה
not H3808 לֹא
drink H8354 שָׁתָה
thereof but poured it out H5258 נָסַךְ
unto the LORD H3068 יְהֹוָה


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