Ecclesiastes 8:16
834 [e]   16
ka·’ă·šer   16
כַּאֲשֶׁ֨ר   16
When   16
Prep‑k | Pro‑r   16
5414 [e]
nā·ṯat·tî
נָתַ֤תִּי
I applied
V‑Qal‑Perf‑1cs
853 [e]
’eṯ-
אֶת־
 - 
DirObjM
3820 [e]
lib·bî
לִבִּי֙
my heart
N‑msc | 1cs
3045 [e]
lā·ḏa·‘aṯ
לָדַ֣עַת
to know
Prep‑l | V‑Qal‑Inf
  
 

 
 
 2451 [e]
ḥāḵ·māh
חָכְמָ֔ה
wisdom
N‑fs
7200 [e]
wə·lir·’ō·wṯ
וְלִרְאוֹת֙
and to see
Conj‑w, Prep‑l | V‑Qal‑Inf
853 [e]
’eṯ-
אֶת־
 - 
DirObjM
6045 [e]
hā·‘in·yān,
הָ֣עִנְיָ֔ן
the business
Art | N‑ms
834 [e]
’ă·šer
אֲשֶׁ֥ר
that
Pro‑r
6213 [e]
na·‘ă·śāh
נַעֲשָׂ֖ה
is done
V‑Nifal‑Perf‑3ms
5921 [e]
‘al-
עַל־
on
Prep
  
 

 
 
 776 [e]
hā·’ā·reṣ;
הָאָ֑רֶץ
earth
Art | N‑fs
3588 [e]

כִּ֣י
for
Conj
1571 [e]
ḡam
גַ֤ם
even though
Conj
3117 [e]
bay·yō·wm
בַּיּוֹם֙
day
Prep‑b, Art | N‑ms
3915 [e]
ū·ḇal·lay·lāh,
וּבַלַּ֔יְלָה
or night
Conj‑w, Prep‑b, Art | N‑ms
8142 [e]
šê·nāh
שֵׁנָ֕ה
sleep
N‑fs
5869 [e]
bə·‘ê·nāw
בְּעֵינָ֖יו
with his eyes
Prep‑b | N‑cdc | 3ms
369 [e]
’ê·nen·nū
אֵינֶ֥נּוּ
no
Adv | 3ms
  
 
.
 
 
 7200 [e]
rō·’eh.
רֹאֶֽה׃
one sees
V‑Qal‑Prtcpl‑ms








Parallel Strong's
Holman Christian Standard Bible
When I applied my mind to know wisdom and to observe the activity that is done on the earth (even though one’s eyes do not close in sleep day or night),

New American Standard Bible
When I gave my heart to know wisdom and to see the task which has been done on the earth (even though one should never sleep day or night),

King James Bible
When I applied mine heart to know wisdom, and to see the business that is done upon the earth: (for also [there is that] neither day nor night seeth sleep with his eyes: )
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International Standard Version
When I dedicated myself to experience wisdom and to observe what is undertaken on earth—even going without sleep day and night—

American Standard Version
When I applied my heart to know wisdom, and to see the business that is done upon the earth (for also there is that neither day nor night seeth sleep with his eyes),

Young's Literal Translation
When I gave my heart to know wisdom and to see the business that hath been done on the earth, (for there is also a spectator in whose eyes sleep is not by day and by night),
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