Amos 2:9
Text Analysis
595 [e]וְאָ֨נֹכִ֜י
And yet [it was] IConj-w | Pro-1cs
8045 [e]הִשְׁמַ֤דְתִּי
[who] destroyedV-Hifil-Perf-1cs
853 [e]אֶת־
567 [e]הָֽאֱמֹרִי֙
the AmoriteArt | N-proper-ms
6440 [e]מִפְּנֵיהֶ֔ם
before themPrep-m | N-mpc | 3mp
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֨ר
1363 [e]כְּגֹ֤בַהּ
like height [was]Prep-k | N-msc
730 [e]אֲרָזִים֙
the cedarsN-mp
1363 [e]גָּבְה֔וֹ
the heightN-msc | 3ms
2634 [e]וְחָסֹ֥ן
and [as] strongConj-w | Adj-ms
1931 [e]ה֖וּא
he [was]Pro-3ms
437 [e]כָּֽאַלּוֹנִ֑ים
as the oaksPrep-k, Art | N-mp
8045 [e]וָאַשְׁמִ֤יד
and yet I destroyedConj-w | V-Hifil-ConsecImperf-1cs
6529 [e]פִּרְיוֹ֙
his fruitN-msc | 3ms
4605 [e]מִמַּ֔עַל
abovePrep-m | Adv
8328 [e]וְשָׁרָשָׁ֖יו
and his rootsConj-w | N-mpc | 3ms
8478 [e]מִתָּֽחַת׃

Hebrew Texts
עמוס 2:9 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְאָ֨נֹכִ֜י הִשְׁמַ֤דְתִּי אֶת־הָֽאֱמֹרִי֙ מִפְּנֵיהֶ֔ם אֲשֶׁ֨ר כְּגֹ֤בַהּ אֲרָזִים֙ גָּבְהֹ֔ו וְחָסֹ֥ן ה֖וּא כָּֽאַלֹּונִ֑ים וָאַשְׁמִ֤יד פִּרְיֹו֙ מִמַּ֔עַל וְשָׁרָשָׁ֖יו מִתָּֽחַת׃

עמוס 2:9 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ואנכי השמדתי את־האמרי מפניהם אשר כגבה ארזים גבהו וחסן הוא כאלונים ואשמיד פריו ממעל ושרשיו מתחת׃

עמוס 2:9 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ואנכי השמדתי את־האמרי מפניהם אשר כגבה ארזים גבהו וחסן הוא כאלונים ואשמיד פריו ממעל ושרשיו מתחת׃

עמוס 2:9 Hebrew Bible
ואנכי השמדתי את האמרי מפניהם אשר כגבה ארזים גבהו וחסן הוא כאלונים ואשמיד פריו ממעל ושרשיו מתחת׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"Yet it was I who destroyed the Amorite before them, Though his height was like the height of cedars And he was strong as the oaks; I even destroyed his fruit above and his root below.

King James Bible
Yet destroyed I the Amorite before them, whose height was like the height of the cedars, and he was strong as the oaks; yet I destroyed his fruit from above, and his roots from beneath.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Yet I destroyed the Amorite as Israel advanced; his height was like the cedars, and he was as sturdy as the oaks; I destroyed his fruit above and his roots beneath.
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