From the passive participle of H8085
; heard of God
, the name of three Israelites.
A primitive root; to judge
, that is, pronounce sentence
(for or against); by implication to vindicate
; by extension to govern
; passively to litigate
(literally or figuratively).
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811
Count - 19885
Apparently contracted from H0226
in the demonstrative sense of entity
; properly self
(but generally used to point out more definitely the object of a verb or preposition, even
; he will rule
, a symbolical name of Jacob; also (typically) of his posterity.
; properly the whole
; hence all
(in the singular only, but often in a plural sense).
From an unused root meaning to be hot
; a day
(as the warm
hours), whether literally (from sunrise to sunset, or from one sunset to the next), or figuratively (a space of time defined by an associated term), (often used adverbially).
of his life.
; hence raw
(plant, water, year), strong
; also (as noun, especially in the feminine singular and masculine plural) life
(or living thing), whether literally or figuratively.
1 Samuel 7:15
Samuel judged For though Saul was king in Samuel's last days, yet Samuel did not cease to be a judge, being so made by God's extraordinary call, which Saul could not destroy; and therefore Samuel did sometimes, upon great occasions, tho' not ordinarily, exercise the office of judge after the beginning of Saul's reign; and the years of the rule of Saul and Samuel are joined together, Acts 13:20-21.
am 2873-2947, bc 1131-1057
1 Samuel 7:6 And they gathered together to Mizpeh, and drew water, and poured [it] out before the LORD, and fasted on that day, and said there, We have sinned against the LORD. And Samuel judged the children of Israel in Mizpeh.
1 Samuel 12:1 And Samuel said unto all Israel, Behold, I have hearkened unto your voice in all that ye said unto me, and have made a king over you.
1 Samuel 25:1 And Samuel died; and all the Israelites were gathered together, and lamented him, and buried him in his house at Ramah. And David arose, and went down to the wilderness of Paran.
Judges 2:16 Nevertheless the LORD raised up judges, which delivered them out of the hand of those that spoiled them.
Judges 3:10-11 And the Spirit of the LORD came upon him, and he judged Israel, and went out to war: and the LORD delivered Chushanrishathaim king of Mesopotamia into his hand; and his hand prevailed against Chushanrishathaim. ... And the land had rest forty years. And Othniel the son of Kenaz died.
Acts 13:20-21 And after that he gave [unto them] judges about the space of four hundred and fifty years, until Samuel the prophet. ... And afterward they desired a king: and God gave unto them Saul the son of Cis, a man of the tribe of Benjamin, by the space of forty years.
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