Thou shalt not revile the gods, nor curse the ruler of thy people.
* Thou ſhalt not reuile the || Gods, nor curſe the ruler of thy people.
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
אָרַר , verb, ʾarar — to curse (value 401)
H779, אָרַר ʼârar, aw-rar'; a primitive root; to execrate:—× bitterly curse.
cursed be he (participle used as in curses)
(Niphal) to be cursed, cursed
(Piel) to curse, lay under a curse, put a curse on
(Hophal) to be made a curse, be cursed
Used in 52 Verses, 12 Books 59  Occurrence Count
לֹא , adverb, loʾ — not (value 31)
H3808, לֹא lôʼ, lo; or לוֹא lôwʼ; or לֹה lôh; (Deuteronomy 3:11), a primitive particle; + not (the simple or abstract negation); by implication, no; often used with other particles:—× before, + or else, ere, + except, ig(-norant), much, less, nay, neither, never, no((-ne), -r, (-thing)), (× as though...,(can-), for) not (out of), of nought, otherwise, out of, + surely, + as truly as, + of a truth, + verily, for want, + whether, without.
not (with verb - absolute prohibition)
not (with modifier - negation)
without (with particle)
before (of time)
Used in 3966 Verses, 39 Books 5186  Occurrence Count
נָשִׂיא , masculine noun, nasiyʾ — one lifted up, a chief, prince (value 361)
H5387, נָשִׂיא nâsîyʼ, naw-see'; or נָשִׂא nâsiʼ; from H5375; properly, an exalted one, i.e. a king or sheik; also a rising mist:—captain, chief, cloud, governor, prince, ruler, vapour.
one lifted up, chief, prince, captain, leader
rising mist, vapour
Used in 120 Verses, 13 Books 132  Occurrence Count
עַם , masculine noun, ʿam — people (value 110)
H5971, עַם ʻam, am; from H6004; a people (as a congregated unit); specifically, a tribe (as those of Israel); hence (collectively) troops or attendants; figuratively, a flock:—folk, men, nation, people.
persons, members of one's people, compatriots, country-men
Used in 1655 Verses, 39 Books 1857  Occurrence Count
קָלַל , verb, kalal — to be slight, swift or trifling (value 160)
H7043, קָלַל qâlal, kaw-lal'; a primitive root; to be (causatively, make) light, literally (swift, small, sharp, etc.) or figuratively (easy, trifling, vile, etc.):—abate, make bright, bring into contempt, (ac-) curse, despise, (be) ease(-y, -ier), (be a, make, make somewhat, move, seem a, set) light(-en, -er, -ly, -ly afflict, -ly esteem, thing), × slight(-ly), be swift(-er), (be, be more, make, re-) vile, whet.
to be slight, be swift, be trifling, be of little account, be light
to be slight, be abated (of water)
to be swift
to be trifling, be of little account
to be swift, show oneself swift
to appear trifling, be too trifling, be insignificant
to be lightly esteemed
to make despicable
(Pual) to be cursed
to make light, lighten
to treat with contempt, bring contempt or dishonour
(Hithpalpel) to shake oneself, be moved to and fro
Used in 79 Verses, 22 Books 82  Occurrence Count
|Exodus 22:28Modern KJV—Authorized Version
|Thou shalt not revile the gods, nor curse the ruler of thy people.
|Original Text (WLC)
|אֱלֹהִ֖ים לֹ֣א תְקַלֵּ֑ל וְנָשִׂ֥יא בְעַמְּךָ֖ לֹ֥א תָאֹֽר׃
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|Data from Strong's Concordance
|Thou shalt not revile
|of thy people.
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