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Home > Lexicons > Hebrew Lexicon > Verse Display - 'amar

The Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Verse Display - Strong's Number: 559
Original WordTransliterated Word
 rm) 'amar
Translated Words
 Asserting, address, advised, answer, answered, answers, ask, asked, asking, assigned, call, called, command, commanded, commanded to say, commands, consider, continued, decided, declare, declared, declares, demonstrates, designate, desired, follows, gave an order, gave orders, gave the order, indeed say, informed, intend, intended, intending, meditate, mentioned, name, namely, news, ordered, plainly says, promised, proposing, really thought, repeated, replied, requested, resolved, responded, said, say, saying, says, sent word, speak, speak to you saying, speaking, speaks, specifically say, specified, spoke, spoken, still say, suppose, tell, telling, tells, think, thinking, thought, told, utters, vaunt
 The NAS Strong's Version - 65 Verses
1Ch 4:9 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Jabez was more honorable than his brothers, and his mother named him Jabez saying, "BecauseI bore him with pain ."

1Ch 4:10 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Now Jabez called on the God of Israel, saying, "Oh that You would bless me indeed and enlarge my border, and that Your hand might be with me, and that You would keep me from harm that it may not pain me!" And God granted him what he requested.

1Ch 10:4 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then Saul said to his armor bearer, "Draw your sword and thrust me through with it, otherwise these uncircumcised will come and abuse me." But his armor bearer would not, for he was greatly afraid. Therefore Saul took his sword and fell on it.

1Ch 11:1 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then all Israel gathered to David at Hebron and said, "Behold, we are your bone and your flesh.

1Ch 11:2 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
"In times 8032a, past, even when Saul was king, you were the one who led out and brought in Israel; and the LORD your God said to you, 'You shall shepherd My people Israel, and you shall be prince over My people Israel .'"

1Ch 11:5 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
The inhabitants of Jebus said to David, "You shall not enter here ." Nevertheless David captured the stronghold of Zion (that is, the city of David ).

1Ch 11:6 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Now David had said, "Whoever strikes down a Jebusite first shall be chief and commander ." Joab the son of Zeruiah went up first, so he became chief.

1Ch 11:17 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
David had a craving and said, "Oh that someone would give me water to drink from the well of Bethlehem, which is by the gate !"

1Ch 11:19 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
and he said, "Be it far from me before my God thatI should do this. ShallI drink the blood of these men who went at the risk of their lives? For at the risk of their lives they brought it." Therefore he would not drink it. These things the three mighty men did.

1Ch 12:17 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
David went out to meet them, and said to them, "If you come peacefully to me to help me, my heart shall be united with you; but if to betray me to my adversaries, since there is no wrong in my hands, may the God of our fathers look on it and decide ."

1Ch 12:19 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
From Manasseh also some defected to David when he was about to go to battle with the Philistines against Saul. But they did not help them, for the lords of the Philistines after consultation sent him away, saying, "At the cost of our heads he may defect to his master Saul ."

1Ch 13:2 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
David said to all the assembly of Israel, "If it seems good to you, and if it is from the LORD our God, let us send everywhere to our kinsmen who remain in all the land of Israel, also to the priests and Levites who are with them in their cities with pasture lands, that they may meet with us;

1Ch 13:4 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then all the assembly said that they would do so, for the thing was right in the eyes of all the people.

1Ch 13:12 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
David was afraid of God that day, saying, "How canI bring the ark of God home to me?"

1Ch 14:10 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
David inquired of God, saying, "ShallI go up against the Philistines? And will You give them into my hand ?" Then the LORD said to him, "Go up, forI will give them into your hand ."

1Ch 14:11 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
So they came up to Baal-perazim, and David defeated them there; and David said, "God has broken through my enemies by my hand, like the breakthrough of waters ." Therefore they named that place Baal-perazim.

1Ch 14:12 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
They abandoned their gods there; so David gave the order and they were burned with fire.

1Ch 14:14 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
David inquired again of God, and God said to him, "You shall not go up after them; circle around behind them and come at them in front of the balsam trees.

1Ch 15:2 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then David said, "No one is to carry the ark of God but the Levites; for the LORD chose them to carry the ark of God and to minister to Him forever ."

1Ch 15:12 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
and said to them, "You are the heads of the fathers' households of the Levites; consecrate yourselves both you and your relatives, that you may bring up the ark of the LORD God of Israel to the place thatI have prepared for it.

1Ch 15:16 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then David spoke to the chiefs of the Levites to appoint their relatives the singers, with instruments of music, harps, lyres, loud-sounding cymbals, to raise sounds of joy.

1Ch 16:18 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Saying, "To youI will give the land of Canaan, As the portion of your inheritance ."

1Ch 16:31 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Let the heavens be glad, and let the earth rejoice; And let them say among the nations, "The LORD reigns ."

1Ch 16:35 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then say, "Save us,O God of our salvation, And gather us and deliver us from the nations, To give thanks to Your holy name, And glory in Your praise ."

1Ch 16:36 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Blessed be the LORD, the God of Israel, From everlasting even to everlasting. Then all the people said, "Amen ," and praised the LORD.

1Ch 17:1 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
And it came about, when David dwelt in his house, that David said to Nathan the prophet, "Behold, I am dwelling in a house of cedar, but the ark of the covenant of the LORD is under curtains ."

1Ch 17:2 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then Nathan said to David, "Do all that is in your heart, for God is with you."

1Ch 17:3 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
It came about the same night that the word of God came to Nathan, saying,

1Ch 17:4 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
"Go and tell David My servant, 'Thus says the LORD, "You shall not build a house for Me to dwell in;

1Ch 17:6 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
"In all places whereI have walked with all Israel, haveI spoken a word with any of the judges of Israel, whomI commanded to shepherd My people, saying, 'Why have you not built for Me a house of cedar ?' "'

1Ch 17:7 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
"Now, therefore, thus shall you say to My servant David, 'Thus says the LORD of hosts, "I took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, to be leader over My people Israel.

1Ch 17:16 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then David the king went in and sat before the LORD and said, "Who am I,O LORD God, and what is my house that You have brought me this far?

1Ch 17:24 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
"Let Your name be established and magnified forever, saying, 'The LORD of hosts is the God of Israel, even a God to Israel; and the house of David Your servant is established before You.'

1Ch 19:2 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then David said, "I will show kindness to Hanun the son of Nahash, because his father showed kindness to me." So David sent messengers to console him concerning his father. And David's servants came into the land of the sons of Ammon to Hanun to console him.

1Ch 19:3 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
But the princes of the sons of Ammon said to Hanun, "Do you think that David is honoring your father, in that he has sent comforters to you? Have not his servants come to you to search and to overthrow and to spy out the land ?"

1Ch 19:5 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then certain persons went and told David about the men. And he sent to meet them, for the men were greatly humiliated. And the king said, "Stay at Jericho until your beards grow, and then return ."

1Ch 19:12 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
He said, "If the Arameans are too strong for me, then you shall help me; but if the sons of Ammon are too strong for you, thenI will help you.

1Ch 21:2 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
So David said to Joab and to the princes of the people, "Go, number Israel from Beersheba even to Dan, and bring me word thatI may know their number ."

1Ch 21:3 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Joab said, "May the LORD add to His people a hundred times as many as they are! But, my lord the king, are they not all my lord's servants? Why does my lord seek this thing? Why should he be a cause of guilt to Israel ?"

1Ch 21:8 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
David said to God, "I have sinned greatly, in thatI have done this thing. But now, please take away the iniquity of Your servant, forI have done very foolishly ."

1Ch 21:9 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
The LORD spoke to Gad, David's seer, saying,

1Ch 21:10 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
"Go and speak to David, saying, 'Thus says the LORD, "I offer you three things; choose for yourself one of them, whichI will do to you.""'

1Ch 21:11 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
So Gad came to David and said to him, "Thus says the LORD, 'Take for yourself

1Ch 21:13 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
David said to Gad, "I am in great distress; please let me fall into the hand of the LORD, for His mercies are very great. But do not let me fall into the hand of man ."

1Ch 21:15 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
And God sent an angel to Jerusalem to destroy it; but as he was about to destroy it, the LORD saw and was sorry over the calamity, and said to the destroying angel, "It is enough; now relax your hand ." And the angel of the LORD was standing by the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.

1Ch 21:17 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
David said to God, "Is it notI who commanded to count the people? Indeed,I am the one who has sinned and done very wickedly, but these sheep, what have they done? O LORD my God, please let Your hand be against me and my father's household, but not against Your people that they should be plagued ."

1Ch 21:18 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then the angel of the LORD commanded Gad to say to David, that David should go up and build an altar to the LORD on the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.

1Ch 21:22 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then David said to Ornan, "Give me the site of this threshing floor, thatI may build on it an altar to the LORD; for the full price you shall give it to me, that the plague may be restrained from the people ."

1Ch 21:23 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Ornan said to David, "Take it for yourself; and let my lord the king do what is good in his sight. See, I will give the oxen for burnt offerings and the threshing sledges for wood and the wheat for the grain offering; I will give it all ."

1Ch 21:24 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
But King David said to Ornan, "No, butI will surely buy it for the full price; forI will not take what is yours for the LORD, or offer a burnt offering which costs me nothing ."

1Ch 21:27 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
The LORD commanded the angel, and he put his sword back in its sheath.

1Ch 22:1 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then David said, "This is the house of the LORD God, and this is the altar of burnt offering for Israel ."

1Ch 22:2 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
So David gave orders to gather the foreigners who were in the land of Israel, and he set stonecutters to hew out stones to build the house of God.

1Ch 22:5 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
David said, "My son Solomon is young and inexperienced, and the house that is to be built for the LORD shall be exceedingly magnificent, famous and glorious throughout all lands. Therefore nowI will make preparation for it." So David made ample preparations before his death.

1Ch 22:7 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
David said to Solomon, "My son, I had intended to build a house to the name of the LORD my God.

1Ch 22:8 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
"But the word of the LORD came to me, saying, 'You have shed much blood and have waged great wars; you shall not build a house to My name, because you have shed so much blood on the earth before Me.

1Ch 23:25 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
For David said, "The LORD God of Israel has given rest to His people, and He dwells in Jerusalem forever.

1Ch 27:23 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
But David did not count those twenty years of age and under, because the LORD had said He would multiply Israel as the stars of heaven.

1Ch 28:2 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then King David rose to his feet and said, "Listen to me, my brethren and my people; I had intended to build a permanent home for the ark of the covenant of the LORD and for the footstool of our God. SoI had made preparations to build it.

1Ch 28:3 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
"But God said to me, 'You shall not build a house for My name because you are a man of war and have shed blood .'

1Ch 28:6 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
"He said to me, 'Your son Solomon is the one who shall build My house and My courts; forI have chosen him to be a son to Me, andI will be a father to him.

1Ch 28:20 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then David said to his son Solomon, "Be strong and courageous, and act; do not fear nor be dismayed, for the LORD God, my God, is with you. He will not fail you nor forsake you until all the work for the service of the house of the LORD is finished.

1Ch 29:1 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then King David said to the entire assembly, "My son Solomon, whom alone God has chosen, is still young and inexperienced and the work is great; for the temple is not for man, but for the LORD God.

1Ch 29:10 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
So David blessed the LORD in the sight of all the assembly; and David said, "Blessed are You,O LORD God of Israel our father, forever and ever.

1Ch 29:20 - [In Context|Read Chapter|Original Hebrew]
Then David said to all the assembly, "Now bless the LORD your God ." And all the assembly blessed the LORD, the God of their fathers, and bowed low and did homage to the LORD and to the king.

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