Exodus 2:5
Text Analysis
3381 [e]וַתֵּ֤רֶד
And came downConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3fs
1323 [e]בַּת־
the daughterN-fsc
6547 [e]פַּרְעֹה֙
of PharaohN-proper-ms
7364 [e]לִרְחֹ֣ץ
to bathePrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
5921 [e]עַל־
2975 [e]הַיְאֹ֔ר
the NileArt | N-proper-fs
5291 [e]וְנַעֲרֹתֶ֥יהָ
and her maidensConj-w | N-fpc | 3fs
1980 [e]הֹלְכֹ֖ת
5921 [e]עַל־
3027 [e]יַ֣ד
the sideN-fsc
2975 [e]הַיְאֹ֑ר
of the NileArt | N-proper-fs
7200 [e]וַתֵּ֤רֶא
and when she sawConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3fs
853 [e]אֶת־
8392 [e]הַתֵּבָה֙
the arkArt | N-fs
8432 [e]בְּת֣וֹךְ
amongPrep-b | N-msc
5488 [e]הַסּ֔וּף
the reedsArt | N-ms
7971 [e]וַתִּשְׁלַ֥ח
and she sentConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3fs
853 [e]אֶת־
519 [e]אֲמָתָ֖הּ
her maidservantN-fsc | 3fs
3947 [e]וַתִּקָּחֶֽהָ‪‬
then to retrieve itConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3fs | 3fs

Hebrew Texts
שמות 2:5 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַתֵּ֤רֶד בַּת־פַּרְעֹה֙ לִרְחֹ֣ץ עַל־הַיְאֹ֔ר וְנַעֲרֹתֶ֥יהָ הֹלְכֹ֖ת עַל־יַ֣ד הַיְאֹ֑ר וַתֵּ֤רֶא אֶת־הַתֵּבָה֙ בְּתֹ֣וךְ הַסּ֔וּף וַתִּשְׁלַ֥ח אֶת־אֲמָתָ֖הּ וַתִּקָּחֶֽהָ ׃

שמות 2:5 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ותרד בת־פרעה לרחץ על־היאר ונערתיה הלכת על־יד היאר ותרא את־התבה בתוך הסוף ותשלח את־אמתה ותקחה ׃

שמות 2:5 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ותרד בת־פרעה לרחץ על־היאר ונערתיה הלכת על־יד היאר ותרא את־התבה בתוך הסוף ותשלח את־אמתה ותקחה ׃

שמות 2:5 Hebrew Bible
ותרד בת פרעה לרחץ על היאר ונערתיה הלכת על יד היאר ותרא את התבה בתוך הסוף ותשלח את אמתה ותקחה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The daughter of Pharaoh came down to bathe at the Nile, with her maidens walking alongside the Nile; and she saw the basket among the reeds and sent her maid, and she brought it to her.

King James Bible
And the daughter of Pharaoh came down to wash herself at the river; and her maidens walked along by the river's side; and when she saw the ark among the flags, she sent her maid to fetch it.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Pharaoh's daughter went down to bathe at the Nile while her servant girls walked along the riverbank. Seeing the basket among the reeds, she sent her slave girl to get it.
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