So they read in the book in the law of God distinctly, and gave the sense, and caused them to understand the reading.
So they read in the booke, in the Law of God diſtinctly, and gaue the ſenſe, and cauſed them to vnderſtand the reading.
אֱלֹהִים , masculine noun, ʾelohiym — God, god (value 86)
H430, אֱלֹהִים ʼĕlôhîym, el-o-heem'; plural of H433; gods in the ordinary sense; but specifically used (in the plural thus, especially with the article) of the supreme God; occasionally applied by way of deference to magistrates; and sometimes as a superlative:—angels, × exceeding, God (gods) (-dess, -ly), × (very) great, judges, × mighty.
(plural intensive - singular meaning)
works or special possessions of God
the (true) God
Used in 2245 Verses, 35 Books 2582  Occurrence Count
בִּין , verb, biyn — to discern (value 62)
H995, בִּין bîyn, bene; a primitive root; to separate mentally (or distinguish), i.e.(generally) understand:—attend, consider, be cunning, diligently, direct, discern, eloquent, feel, inform, instruct, have intelligence, know, look well to, mark, perceive, be prudent, regard, (can) skill(-full), teach, think, (cause, make to, get, give, have) understand(-ing), view, (deal) wise(-ly, man).
to discern, understand, consider
to perceive, discern
to understand, know (with the mind)
to observe, mark, give heed to, distinguish, consider
to have discernment, insight, understanding
(Niphal) to be discerning, intelligent, discreet, have understanding
to cause to understand, give understanding, teach
(Hithpolel) to show oneself discerning or attentive, consider diligently
(Polel) to teach, instruct
(TWOT) prudent, regard
Used in 161 Verses, 18 Books 167  Occurrence Count
מִקְרָא , masculine noun, mikraʾ — a convocation, convoking, reading (value 341)
H4744, מִקְרָא miqrâʼ, mik-raw'; from H7121; something called out, i.e. a public meeting (the act, the persons, or the place); also a rehearsal:—assembly, calling, convocation, reading.
convocation, convoking, reading, a calling together
convocation, sacred assembly
Used in 22 Verses, 5 Books 23  Occurrence Count
סֵפֶר , masculine/feminine noun, seyfer — a missive, document, writing, book (value 340)
H5612, סֵפֶר çêpher, say'-fer; or (feminine) סִפְרָה çiphrâh; (Psalm 56:8 (H9)), from H5608; properly, writing (the art or a document); by implication, a book:—bill, book, evidence, × learn(-ed) (-ing), letter, register, scroll.
missive, document, writing, book
letter (of instruction), written order, commission, request, written decree
legal document, certificate of divorce, deed of purchase, indictment, sign
book of prophecies
book (of poems)
book (of kings)
books of the canon, scripture
record book (of God)
be able to read (after verb 'to know')
Used in 174 Verses, 22 Books 186  Occurrence Count
פָּרָשׁ , verb, parash — to make distinct, declare (value 580)
H6567, פָּרָשׁ pârâsh, paw-rash'; a primitive root; to separate, literally (to disperse) or figuratively (to specify); also (by implication) to wound:—scatter, declare, distinctly, shew, sting.
to make distinct, declare, distinguish, separate
(Qal) to declare, clarify
(Pual) to be distinctly declared
(Hiphil) to pierce, sting
Used in 5 Verses, 5 Books 5  Occurrence Count
קָרָא , verb, karaʾ — to call, proclaim, read (value 301)
H7121, קָרָא qârâʼ, kaw-raw'; a primitive root (rather identical with H7122 through the idea of accosting a person met); to call out to (i.e. properly, address by name, but used in a wide variety of applications):—bewray (self), that are bidden, call (for, forth, self, upon), cry (unto), (be) famous, guest, invite, mention, (give) name, preach, (make) proclaim(-ation), pronounce, publish, read, renowned, say.
to call, call out, recite, read, cry out, proclaim
to call, cry, utter a loud sound
to call unto, cry (for help), call (with name of God)
to read aloud, read (to oneself), read
to summon, invite, call for, call and commission, appoint, call and endow
to call, name, give name to, call by
to call oneself
to be called, be proclaimed, be read aloud, be summoned, be named
(Pual) to be called, be named, be called out, be chosen
Used in 688 Verses, 37 Books 734  Occurrence Count
שׂוּם , verb, sum — to put, place, set (value 346)
H7760, שׂוּם sûwm, soom; or שִׂים sîym; a primitive root; to put (used in a great variety of applications, literal, figurative, inferentially, and elliptically):—× any wise, appoint, bring, call (a name), care, cast in, change, charge, commit, consider, convey, determine, disguise, dispose, do, get, give, heap up, hold, impute, lay (down, up), leave, look, make (out), mark, name, × on, ordain, order, paint, place, preserve, purpose, put (on), regard, rehearse, reward, (cause to) set (on, up), shew, stedfastly, take, × tell, tread down, (over-)turn, × wholly, work.
to put, place, set, appoint, make
to put, set, lay, put or lay upon, lay (violent) hands on
to set, direct, direct toward
to extend (compassion) (fig)
to set, ordain, establish, found, appoint, constitute, make, determine, fix
to set, station, put, set in place, plant, fix
to make, make for, transform into, constitute, fashion, work, bring to pass, appoint, give
(Hiphil) to set or make for a sign
(Hophal) to be set
Used in 548 Verses, 37 Books 579  Occurrence Count
שֶׂכֶל , masculine noun, sekhel — prudence, insight (value 350)
H7922, שֶׂכֶל sekel, seh'-kel; or שֵׂכֶל sêkel; from H7919; intelligence; by implication, success:—discretion, knowledge, policy, prudence, sense, understanding, wisdom, wise.
prudence, insight, understanding
prudence, good sense
cunning, craft (bad sense)
Used in 16 Verses, 9 Books 16  Occurrence Count
תּוֹרָה , feminine noun, tora — direction, instruction, law (value 611)
H8451, תּוֹרָה tôwrâh, to-raw'; or תֹּרָה tôrâh; from H3384; a precept or statute, especially the Decalogue or Pentateuch:—law.
law, direction, instruction
instruction, direction (human or divine)
body of prophetic teaching
instruction in Messianic age
body of priestly direction or instruction
body of legal directives
law of the burnt offering
of special law, codes of law
the Deuteronomic or Mosaic Law
Used in 213 Verses, 28 Books 219  Occurrence Count
|Nehemiah 8:8Modern KJV—Authorized Version
|So they read in the book in the law of God distinctly, and gave the sense, and caused them to understand the reading.
|Original Text (WLC)
|וַֽיִּקְרְא֥וּ בַסֵּ֛פֶר בְּתוֹרַ֥ת הָאֱלֹהִ֖ים מְפֹרָ֑שׁ וְשׂ֣וֹם שֶׂ֔כֶל וַיָּבִ֖ינוּ בַּמִּקְרָֽא׃ ס
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|Data from Strong's Concordance
|So they read
|in the book
|in the law
|and caused them to understand
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