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Bible Verse Dictionary

2 Kings 18:21 - Reed

2 Kings 18:21 - Now, behold, thou trustest upon the staff of this bruised reed, even upon Egypt, on which if a man lean, it will go into his hand, and pierce it: so is Pharaoh king of Egypt unto all that trust on him.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
Now H6258 עַתָּה
behold H2009 הִנֵּה
thou trustest H982 בָּטַח
upon H5921 עַל
the staff H4938 מִשְׁעֵנָה
of this H2088 זֶה
bruised H7533 רָצַץ
reed H7070 קָנֶה
even upon H5921 עַל
Egypt H4714 מִצְרַיִם
on H5921 עַל
which H834 אֲשֶׁר
if a man H376 אִישׁ
lean H5564 סָמַךְ
it will go H935 בּוֹא
into his hand H3709 כַּף
and pierce H5344 נָקַב
it so H3651 כֵּן
is Pharaoh H6547 פַּרְעֹה
king H4428 מֶלֶךְ
of Egypt H4714 מִצְרַיִם
unto all H3605 כֹּל
that trust H982 בָּטַח
on H5921 עַל


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