Ecclesiastes 7:2
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
2896 [e]ט֞וֹב
ṭō-wḇ
BetterAdj-ms
1980 [e]לָלֶ֣כֶת
lā-le-ḵeṯ
to goPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
toPrep
1004 [e]בֵּֽית־
bêṯ-
the houseN-msc
60 [e]אֵ֗בֶל
’ê-ḇel,
of mourningN-ms
1980 [e]מִלֶּ֙כֶת֙
mil-le-ḵeṯ
Than to goPrep-m | V-Qal-Inf
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
toPrep
1004 [e]בֵּ֣ית
bêṯ
the houseN-msc
4960 [e]מִשְׁתֶּ֔ה
miš-teh,
of feastingN-ms
834 [e]בַּאֲשֶׁ֕ר
ba-’ă-šer
forPrep-b | Pro-r
1931 [e]ה֖וּא
that [is]Pro-3ms
5490 [e]ס֣וֹף
sō-wp̄
the endN-msc
3605 [e]כָּל־
kāl-
of allN-msc
120 [e]הָאָדָ֑ם
hā-’ā-ḏām;
menArt | N-ms
2416 [e]וְהַחַ֖י
wə-ha-ḥay
and the livingConj-w, Art | N-ms
5414 [e]יִתֵּ֥ן
yit-tên
will take [it]V-Qal-Imperf-3ms
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
toPrep
3820 [e]לִבּֽוֹ׃
lib-bōw.
heartN-msc | 3ms









Hebrew Texts
קהלת 7:2 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
טֹ֞וב לָלֶ֣כֶת אֶל־בֵּֽית־אֵ֗בֶל מִלֶּ֙כֶת֙ אֶל־בֵּ֣ית מִשְׁתֶּ֔ה בַּאֲשֶׁ֕ר ה֖וּא סֹ֣וף כָּל־הָאָדָ֑ם וְהַחַ֖י יִתֵּ֥ן אֶל־לִבֹּֽו׃

קהלת 7:2 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
טוב ללכת אל־בית־אבל מלכת אל־בית משתה באשר הוא סוף כל־האדם והחי יתן אל־לבו׃

קהלת 7:2 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
טוב ללכת אל־בית־אבל מלכת אל־בית משתה באשר הוא סוף כל־האדם והחי יתן אל־לבו׃

קהלת 7:2 Hebrew Bible
טוב ללכת אל בית אבל מלכת אל בית משתה באשר הוא סוף כל האדם והחי יתן אל לבו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
It is better to go to a house of mourning Than to go to a house of feasting, Because that is the end of every man, And the living takes it to heart.

King James Bible
It is better to go to the house of mourning, than to go to the house of feasting: for that is the end of all men; and the living will lay it to his heart.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
It is better to go to a house of mourning than to go to a house of feasting, since that is the end of all mankind, and the living should take it to heart.
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