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Bible Verse Dictionary

Jeremiah 38:4 - Thus

Jeremiah 38:4 - Therefore the princes said unto the king, We beseech thee, let this man be put to death: for thus he weakeneth the hands of the men of war that remain in this city, and the hands of all the people, in speaking such words unto them: for this man seeketh not the welfare of this people, but the hurt.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
Therefore the princes H8269 שַׂר
said H559 אָמַר
unto H413 אֵל
the king H4428 מֶלֶךְ
We beseech thee H4994 נָא
let this H2088 זֶה
man H376 אִישׁ
be put to death H4191 מוּת
for H3588 כִּי
thus H5921 עַל
he H1931 הוּא
weakeneth H7503 רָפָה
the hands H3027 יָד
of the men H376 אִישׁ
of war H4421 מִלְחָמָה
that remain H7604 שָׁאַר
in this H2088 זֶה
city H5892 עִיר
and the hands H3027 יָד
of all H3605 כֹּל
the people H5971 עַם
in speaking H1696 דָבַר
such H428 אֵלֶּה
words H1697 דָּבָר
unto H413 אֵל
them for H3588 כִּי
this H2088 זֶה
man H376 אִישׁ
seeketh H1875 דָּרַשׁ
not H369 אַיִן
the welfare H7965 שָׁלוֹם
of this H2088 זֶה
people H5971 עַם
but H3588 כִּי
the hurt H7451 רַע


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