Ecclesiastes 3:18
559 [e]   18
’ā·mar·tî   18
אָמַ֤רְתִּֽי   18
Said   18
V‑Qal‑Perf‑1cs   18
589 [e]
’ă·nî
אֲנִי֙
I
Pro‑1cs
3820 [e]
bə·lib·bî,
בְּלִבִּ֔י
in my heart
Prep‑b | N‑msc | 1cs
5921 [e]
‘al-
עַל־
Concerning
Prep
1700 [e]
diḇ·raṯ
דִּבְרַת֙
the condition
N‑fsc
1121 [e]
bə·nê
בְּנֵ֣י
of the sons
N‑mpc
  
 

 
 
 120 [e]
hā·’ā·ḏām,
הָאָדָ֔ם
of men
Art | N‑ms
1305 [e]
lə·ḇā·rām
לְבָרָ֖ם
tests them
Prep‑l | V‑Qal‑Inf | 3mp
430 [e]
hā·’ĕ·lō·hîm;
הָאֱלֹהִ֑ים
God
Art | N‑mp
7200 [e]
wə·lir·’ō·wṯ
וְלִרְא֕וֹת
that they may see
Conj‑w, Prep‑l | V‑Qal‑Inf
1992 [e]
šə·hem-
שְׁהֶם־
that they [are]
Pro‑r | Pro‑3mp
929 [e]
bə·hê·māh
בְּהֵמָ֥ה
[like] animals
N‑fs
1992 [e]
hêm·māh
הֵ֖מָּה
they
Pro‑3mp
  
 
.
 
 
 1992 [e]
lā·hem.
לָהֶֽם׃
themselves
Prep‑l | Pro‑3mp








Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
I said to myself , “ This happens concerning people , so that God may test them and they may see for themselves that they are like animals.”

New American Standard Bible
I said to myself concerning the sons of men, "God has surely tested them in order for them to see that they are but beasts."

King James Bible
I said in mine heart concerning the estate of the sons of men, that God might manifest them, and that they might see that they themselves are beasts.
Parallel Verses
International Standard Version
"As for human beings," I told myself, "God puts them to the test, that they might see themselves as mere animals."

American Standard Version
I said in my heart, It is because of the sons of men, that God may prove them, and that they may see that they themselves are but as beasts.

Young's Literal Translation
I said in my heart concerning the matter of the sons of man that God might cleanse them, so as to see that they themselves are beasts.
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