From an unused root meaning to skip
(properly for joy); a horse
(as leaping); also a swallow
(from its rapid flight
] a vain thing
; an untruth
; by implication a sham
in the sense of H3467
(literally or figuratively, personal, national or spiritual).
; a primitive particle; not
(the simple or abstract negation); by implication no
; often used with other particles.
shall he deliver
A primitive root; properly to be smooth
, that is, (by implication) to escape
(as if by slipperiness
); causatively to release
; specifically to bring forth
Stem - Piel (See H8840
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811
Count - 2447
] by his great
(in any respect).
; probably a force
, whether of men, means or other resources; an army
_ _ Men’s usual reliances in their greatest exigencies are, in themselves, useless.
_ _ On the war horse (compare Job 39:19-25).
_ _ a vain thing a lie, which deceives us.
An horse Though he be strong and fit for battle, or for flight, if need requires. And so this is put for all warlike provisions. Vain things Heb. a lie; because it promises that help and safety which it cannot give.
- An horse:
Psalms 20:7 Some [trust] in chariots, and some in horses: but we will remember the name of the LORD our God.
Judges 4:15 And the LORD discomfited Sisera, and all [his] chariots, and all [his] host, with the edge of the sword before Barak; so that Sisera lighted down off [his] chariot, and fled away on his feet.
2 Kings 7:6-7 For the Lord had made the host of the Syrians to hear a noise of chariots, and a noise of horses, [even] the noise of a great host: and they said one to another, Lo, the king of Israel hath hired against us the kings of the Hittites, and the kings of the Egyptians, to come upon us. ... Wherefore they arose and fled in the twilight, and left their tents, and their horses, and their asses, even the camp as it [was], and fled for their life.
Proverbs 21:31 The horse [is] prepared against the day of battle: but safety [is] of the LORD.
Ecclesiastes 9:11 I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race [is] not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all.
Isaiah 30:16 But ye said, No; for we will flee upon horses; therefore shall ye flee: and, We will ride upon the swift; therefore shall they that pursue you be swift.
Hosea 14:3 Asshur shall not save us; we will not ride upon horses: neither will we say any more to the work of our hands, [Ye are] our gods: for in thee the fatherless findeth mercy.
- his great:
Psalms 147:10 He delighteth not in the strength of the horse: he taketh not pleasure in the legs of a man.
Job 39:19-25 Hast thou given the horse strength? hast thou clothed his neck with thunder? ... He saith among the trumpets, Ha, ha; and he smelleth the battle afar off, the thunder of the captains, and the shouting.
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