hamstring

hamstring

To cut the tarsal joint tendons, preventing an animal from being able to walk (Josh 11:6; Josh 11:9; 2Sam 8:4; 1Chr 18:4).

Josh 11:6

6And the Lord said to Joshua, “Do not be afraid of them, for tomorrow at this time I will hand over all of them, slain, to Israel; you shall hamstring their hor ... View more

Josh 11:9

9And Joshua did to them as the Lord commanded him; he hamstrung their horses, and burned their chariots with fire.

2Sam 8:4

4David took from him one thousand seven hundred horsemen, and twenty thousand foot soldiers. David hamstrung all the chariot horses, but left enough for a hundr ... View more

1Chr 18:4

4David took from him one thousand chariots, seven thousand cavalry, and twenty thousand foot soldiers. David hamstrung all the chariot horses, but left one hund ... View more

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