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Bible Verse Dictionary

2 Samuel 24:3 - Hundredfold

2 Samuel 24:3 - And Joab said unto the king, Now the LORD thy God add unto the people, how many soever they be, an hundredfold, and that the eyes of my lord the king may see it: but why doth my lord the king delight in this thing?
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
And Joab H3097 יוֹאָב
said H559 אָמַר
unto H413 אֵל
the king H4428 מֶלֶךְ
Now the Lord H3068 יְהֹוָה
thy God H430 אֱלֹהִים
add H3254 יָסַף
unto H413 אֵל
the people H5971 עַם
how many soever they be H1992 הֵם
an hundredfold H3967 מֵאָה
and that the eyes H5869 עַיִן
of my lord H3068 יְהֹוָה
the king H4428 מֶלֶךְ
may see H7200 רָאָה
it but why H4100 מָה
doth my lord H3068 יְהֹוָה
the king H4428 מֶלֶךְ
delight H2654 חָפֵץ
in this H2088 זֶה
thing H1697 דָּבָר


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