I will shoot three arrows near it, as though I were shooting at a target.
The archers will attack him, 1 they will shoot at him and oppose him.
He said to his servant, “Run, find the arrows that I am about to shoot.” As the servant ran, Jonathan 1 shot the arrow beyond him.
Then the archers shot at your servants from the wall and some of the king’s soldiers 1 died. Your servant Uriah the Hittite is also dead.”
Archers shot King Josiah; the king ordered his servants, “Take me out of this chariot, 1 for I am seriously wounded.”
No hand will touch him 1 – but he will surely be stoned or shot through, whether a beast or a human being; 2 he must not live.’ When the ram’s horn sounds a long blast they may 3 go up on the mountain.”
When the servant came to the place where Jonathan had shot the arrow, Jonathan called out to 1 the servant, “Isn’t the arrow further beyond you?”
He shot 1 arrows and scattered them, 2 lightning and routed them. 3
He shot his 1 arrows and scattered them, 2 many lightning bolts 3 and routed them. 4
Jehu aimed his bow and shot an arrow right between Jehoram’s shoulders. 1 The arrow went through 2 his heart and he fell to his knees in his chariot.
Elisha 1 said, “Open the east window,” and he did so. 2 Elisha said, “Shoot!” and he did so. 3 Elisha 4 said, “This arrow symbolizes the victory the Lord will give you over Syria. 5 You will annihilate Syria in Aphek!” 6
When King Ahaziah of Judah saw what happened, he took off 1 up the road to Beth Haggan. Jehu chased him and ordered, “Shoot him too.” They shot him while he was driving his chariot up the ascent of Gur near Ibleam. 2 He fled to Megiddo 3 and died there.
“‘There was another great eagle 1 with broad wings and thick plumage. Now this vine twisted its roots toward him and sent its branches toward him to be watered from the soil where it was planted.
On the vine there were three branches. As it budded, its blossoms opened and its clusters ripened into grapes.
We have overpowered them; 1 Heshbon has perished as far as Dibon. We have shattered them as far as Nophah, which 2 reaches to Medeba.”
For I consider myself not at all inferior to those “super-apostles.” 1
Their tongues are like deadly arrows. 1 They are always telling lies. 2 Friendly words for their neighbors come from their mouths. But their minds are thinking up ways to trap them. 3
Therefore it grew taller than all the trees of the field; its boughs grew large and its branches grew long, because of the plentiful water in its shoots. 1
Now an archer shot an arrow at random, 1 and it struck the king of Israel between the plates of his armor. The king 2 ordered his charioteer, “Turn around and take me from the battle line, 3 because I’m wounded.”