Deuteronomy 22:8
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
3588 [e]כִּ֤י
WhenConj
1129 [e]תִבְנֶה֙
ṯiḇ-neh
you buildV-Qal-Imperf-2ms
1004 [e]בַּ֣יִת
ba-yiṯ
a houseN-ms
2319 [e]חָדָ֔שׁ
ḥā-ḏāš,
newAdj-ms
6213 [e]וְעָשִׂ֥יתָ
wə-‘ā-śî-ṯā
then you shall makeConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-2ms
4624 [e]מַעֲקֶ֖ה
ma-‘ă-qeh
a parapetN-ms
1406 [e]לְגַגֶּ֑ךָ
lə-ḡag-ge-ḵā;
for your roofPrep-l | N-msc | 2ms
3808 [e]וְלֹֽא־
wə-lō-
that notConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
7760 [e]תָשִׂ֤ים
ṯā-śîm
you may bringV-Qal-Imperf-2ms
1818 [e]דָּמִים֙
dā-mîm
guilt of bloodshedN-mp
1004 [e]בְּבֵיתֶ֔ךָ
bə-ḇê-ṯe-ḵā,
on your householdPrep-b | N-msc | 2ms
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
kî-
ifConj
5307 [e]יִפֹּ֥ל
yip-pōl
fallsV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
5307 [e]הַנֹּפֵ֖ל
han-nō-p̄êl
anyoneArt | V-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
4480 [e]מִמֶּֽנּוּ׃
mim-men-nū.
from itPrep | 3ms
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Hebrew Texts
דברים 22:8 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
כִּ֤י תִבְנֶה֙ בַּ֣יִת חָדָ֔שׁ וְעָשִׂ֥יתָ מַעֲקֶ֖ה לְגַגֶּ֑ךָ וְלֹֽא־תָשִׂ֤ים דָּמִים֙ בְּבֵיתֶ֔ךָ כִּֽי־יִפֹּ֥ל הַנֹּפֵ֖ל מִמֶּֽנּוּ׃ ס

דברים 22:8 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
כי תבנה בית חדש ועשית מעקה לגגך ולא־תשים דמים בביתך כי־יפל הנפל ממנו׃ ס

דברים 22:8 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
כי תבנה בית חדש ועשית מעקה לגגך ולא־תשים דמים בביתך כי־יפל הנפל ממנו׃ ס

דברים 22:8 Hebrew Bible
כי תבנה בית חדש ועשית מעקה לגגך ולא תשים דמים בביתך כי יפל הנפל ממנו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"When you build a new house, you shall make a parapet for your roof, so that you will not bring bloodguilt on your house if anyone falls from it.

King James Bible
When thou buildest a new house, then thou shalt make a battlement for thy roof, that thou bring not blood upon thine house, if any man fall from thence.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
If you build a new house, make a railing around your roof, so that you don't bring bloodguilt on your house if someone falls from it.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

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