Ecclesiastes 3:22
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
7200 [e]וְרָאִ֗יתִי
wə-rā-’î-ṯî,
so I perceivedConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-1cs
3588 [e]כִּ֣י
thatConj
369 [e]אֵ֥ין
’ên
nothing [is]Adv
2896 [e]טוֹב֙
ṭō-wḇ
betterAdj-ms
834 [e]מֵאֲשֶׁ֨ר
mê-’ă-šer
than thatPrep-m | Pro-r
8055 [e]יִשְׂמַ֤ח
yiś-maḥ
should rejoiceV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
120 [e]הָאָדָם֙
hā-’ā-ḏām
a manArt | N-ms
4639 [e]בְּֽמַעֲשָׂ֔יו
bə-ma-‘ă-śāw,
in his own worksPrep-b | N-mpc | 3ms
3588 [e]כִּי־
kî-
forConj
1931 [e]ה֖וּא
that [is]Pro-3ms
2506 [e]חֶלְק֑וֹ
ḥel-qōw;
his heritageN-msc | 3ms
3588 [e]כִּ֣י
ForConj
4310 [e]מִ֤י
whoInterrog
935 [e]יְבִיאֶ֙נּוּ֙
yə-ḇî-’en-nū
can bring himV-Hifil-Imperf-3ms | 3mse
7200 [e]לִרְא֔וֹת
lir-’ō-wṯ,
to seePrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
4100 [e]בְּמֶ֖ה
bə-meh
whatPrep-b | Interrog
1961 [e]שֶׁיִּהְיֶ֥ה
še-yih-yeh
will happenPro-r | V-Qal-Imperf-3ms
310 [e]אַחֲרָֽיו׃
’a-ḥă-rāw.
after himPrep | 3ms









Hebrew Texts
קהלת 3:22 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְרָאִ֗יתִי כִּ֣י אֵ֥ין טֹוב֙ מֵאֲשֶׁ֨ר יִשְׂמַ֤ח הָאָדָם֙ בְּֽמַעֲשָׂ֔יו כִּי־ה֖וּא חֶלְקֹ֑ו כִּ֣י מִ֤י יְבִיאֶ֙נּוּ֙ לִרְאֹ֔ות בְּמֶ֖ה שֶׁיִּהְיֶ֥ה אַחֲרָֽיו׃

קהלת 3:22 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
וראיתי כי אין טוב מאשר ישמח האדם במעשיו כי־הוא חלקו כי מי יביאנו לראות במה שיהיה אחריו׃

קהלת 3:22 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
וראיתי כי אין טוב מאשר ישמח האדם במעשיו כי־הוא חלקו כי מי יביאנו לראות במה שיהיה אחריו׃

קהלת 3:22 Hebrew Bible
וראיתי כי אין טוב מאשר ישמח האדם במעשיו כי הוא חלקו כי מי יביאנו לראות במה שיהיה אחריו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
I have seen that nothing is better than that man should be happy in his activities, for that is his lot. For who will bring him to see what will occur after him?

King James Bible
Wherefore I perceive that there is nothing better, than that a man should rejoice in his own works; for that is his portion: for who shall bring him to see what shall be after him?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I have seen that there is nothing better than for a person to enjoy his activities because that is his reward. For who can enable him to see what will happen after he dies?
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