Ecclesiastes 10:8
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
2658 [e]חֹפֵ֥ר
ḥō-p̄êr
He who digsV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
1475 [e]גּוּמָּ֖ץ
gūm-māṣ
a pitN-ms
  בּ֣וֹ
bōw
into itPrep | 3ms
5307 [e]יִפּ֑וֹל
yip-pō-wl;
will fallV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
6555 [e]וּפֹרֵ֥ץ
ū-p̄ō-rêṣ
and whoever breaks throughConj-w | V-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
1447 [e]גָּדֵ֖ר
gā-ḏêr
a wallN-ms
5391 [e]יִשְּׁכֶ֥נּוּ
yiš-šə-ḵen-nū
will be bitten byV-Qal-Imperf-3ms | 3mse
5175 [e]נָחָֽשׁ׃
nā-ḥāš.
a serpentN-ms









Hebrew Texts
קהלת 10:8 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
חֹפֵ֥ר גּוּמָּ֖ץ בֹּ֣ו יִפֹּ֑ול וּפֹרֵ֥ץ גָּדֵ֖ר יִשְּׁכֶ֥נּוּ נָחָֽשׁ׃

קהלת 10:8 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
חפר גומץ בו יפול ופרץ גדר ישכנו נחש׃

קהלת 10:8 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
חפר גומץ בו יפול ופרץ גדר ישכנו נחש׃

קהלת 10:8 Hebrew Bible
חפר גומץ בו יפול ופרץ גדר ישכנו נחש׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He who digs a pit may fall into it, and a serpent may bite him who breaks through a wall.

King James Bible
He that diggeth a pit shall fall into it; and whoso breaketh an hedge, a serpent shall bite him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The one who digs a pit may fall into it, and the one who breaks through a wall may be bitten by a snake.
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