Ecclesiastes 2:18
Text Analysis
8130 [e]וְשָׂנֵ֤אתִֽי
And hatedConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-1cs
589 [e]אֲנִי֙
853 [e]אֶת־
3605 [e]כָּל־
5999 [e]עֲמָלִ֔י
my laborN-msc | 1cs
589 [e]שֶׁאֲנִ֥י
in which IPro-r | Pro-1cs
6001 [e]עָמֵ֖ל
had toiledN-ms
8478 [e]תַּ֣חַת
8121 [e]הַשָּׁ֑מֶשׁ
the sunArt | N-cs
3240 [e]שֶׁ֣אַנִּיחֶ֔נּוּ
because I must leave itPro-r | V-Hifil-Imperf-1cs | 3mse
120 [e]לָאָדָ֖ם
to the manPrep-l, Art | N-ms
1961 [e]שֶׁיִּהְיֶ֥ה
who will comePro-r | V-Qal-Imperf-3ms
310 [e]אַחֲרָֽי׃
after mePrep | 1cs

Hebrew Texts
קהלת 2:18 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְשָׂנֵ֤אתִֽי אֲנִי֙ אֶת־כָּל־עֲמָלִ֔י שֶׁאֲנִ֥י עָמֵ֖ל תַּ֣חַת הַשָּׁ֑מֶשׁ שֶׁ֣אַנִּיחֶ֔נּוּ לָאָדָ֖ם שֶׁיִּהְיֶ֥ה אַחֲרָֽי׃

קהלת 2:18 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ושנאתי אני את־כל־עמלי שאני עמל תחת השמש שאניחנו לאדם שיהיה אחרי׃

קהלת 2:18 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ושנאתי אני את־כל־עמלי שאני עמל תחת השמש שאניחנו לאדם שיהיה אחרי׃

קהלת 2:18 Hebrew Bible
ושנאתי אני את כל עמלי שאני עמל תחת השמש שאניחנו לאדם שיהיה אחרי׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Thus I hated all the fruit of my labor for which I had labored under the sun, for I must leave it to the man who will come after me.

King James Bible
Yea, I hated all my labour which I had taken under the sun: because I should leave it unto the man that shall be after me.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I hated all my work that I labored at under the sun because I must leave it to the man who comes after me.
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