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Bible Verse Dictionary

Nehemiah 8:9 - Wept

Nehemiah 8:9 - And Nehemiah, which is the Tirshatha, and Ezra the priest the scribe, and the Levites that taught the people, said unto all the people, This day is holy unto the LORD your God; mourn not, nor weep. For all the people wept, when they heard the words of the law.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
And Nehemiah H5166 נְחֶמְיָה
which H1931 הוּא
is the Tirshatha H8660 תִּרְשָׁתָא
and Ezra H5830 עֶזְרָא
the priest H3548 כֹּהֵן
the scribe H5608 סָפַר
and the Levites H3881 לֵוִיִּי
that taught H995 בִּין
the people H5971 עַם
said H559 אָמַר
unto all H3605 כֹּל
the people H5971 עַם
This H1931 הוּא
day H3117 יוֹם
is holy H6918 קָדוֹשׁ
unto the LORD H3068 יְהֹוָה
your God H430 אֱלֹהִים
mourn H56 אָבַל
not H408 אַל
nor H408 אַל
weep H1058 בָּכָה
For H3588 כִּי
all H3605 כֹּל
the people H5971 עַם
wept H1058 בָּכָה
when they heard H8085 שָׁמַע
the words H1697 דָּבָר
of the law H8451 תּוֹרָה


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