Ecclesiastes 5:14
Text Analysis
6 [e]וְאָבַ֛ד
But perishesConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3ms
6239 [e]הָעֹ֥שֶׁר
wealthArt | N-ms
1931 [e]הַה֖וּא
thatArt | Pro-3ms
6045 [e]בְּעִנְיַ֣ן
through misfortunePrep-b | N-msc
7451 [e]רָ֑ע
by evilAdj-ms
3205 [e]וְהוֹלִ֣יד
and when he begetsConj-w | V-Hifil-ConjPerf-3ms
1121 [e]בֵּ֔ן
a sonN-ms
369 [e]וְאֵ֥ין
and [there is] nothingConj-w | Adv
3027 [e]בְּיָד֖וֹ
in his handPrep-b | N-fsc | 3ms
3972 [e]מְאֽוּמָה׃

Hebrew Texts
קהלת 5:14 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְאָבַ֛ד הָעֹ֥שֶׁר הַה֖וּא בְּעִנְיַ֣ן רָ֑ע וְהֹולִ֣יד בֵּ֔ן וְאֵ֥ין בְּיָדֹ֖ו מְאֽוּמָה׃

קהלת 5:14 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ואבד העשר ההוא בענין רע והוליד בן ואין בידו מאומה׃

קהלת 5:14 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ואבד העשר ההוא בענין רע והוליד בן ואין בידו מאומה׃

קהלת 5:14 Hebrew Bible
ואבד העשר ההוא בענין רע והוליד בן ואין בידו מאומה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
When those riches were lost through a bad investment and he had fathered a son, then there was nothing to support him.

King James Bible
But those riches perish by evil travail: and he begetteth a son, and there is nothing in his hand.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
That wealth was lost in a bad venture, so when he fathered a son, he was empty-handed.
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