Then the congregation
Feminine of H5707
in the original sense of fixture
; a stated assemblage
(specifically a concourse
, or generally a family
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 - Perfect (See H8816
Count - 12562
(Sometimes in the plural masculine or feminine); properly the constructively contracted form of an otherwise unused noun from H0995
; a distinction
; but used only as a preposition, between
(repeated before each noun, often with other particles); also as a conjugation, either
A primitive root; to strike
(lightly or severely, literally or figuratively).
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818
Mood - Participle (See H8813
Count - 857
and the revenger
A primitive root, to redeem
(according to the Oriental law of kinship), that is, to be the next of kin
(and as such to buy back
a relative's property, marry
his widow, etc.).
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Participle Active (See H8814
Count - 5386
(as that which when shed causes death
) of man or an animal; by analogy the juice
of the grape; figuratively (especially in the plural) bloodshed
(that is, drops
Properly the same as H5920
used as a preposition (in the singular or plural, often with prefix, or as conjugation with a particle following); above
, or against
(yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications.
Prolonged from H0411
; properly a verdict
(favorable or unfavorable) pronounced judicially, especially a sentence
or formal decree (human or (particularly) divine law
, individual or collectively), including the act, the place, the suit, the crime, and the penalty; abstractly justice
, including a particular right
, or privilege
(statutory or customary), or even a style
Then If the man slayer flee to to the city of refuge.
Then the congregation shall judge between the slayer and the (h) revenger of blood according to these judgments:
(h) That is, his next kinsman.
And they shall be unto you cities for refuge from the avenger
; that the manslayer die not, until he stand
before the congregation in judgment.
And he shall dwell in that city, until
he stand before the congregation for judgment, [and
] until the death of the high priest that shall be in those days: then shall the slayer return, and come unto his own city, and unto his own house, unto the city from whence he fled.
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