Ezekiel 12:6
Text Analysis
5869 [e]לְעֵ֨ינֵיהֶ֜ם
In their sightPrep-l | N-cdc | 3mp
5921 [e]עַל־
3802 [e]כָּתֵ֤ף
[your] shouldersN-fs
5375 [e]תִּשָּׂא֙
you shall bear [them]V-Qal-Imperf-2ms
5939 [e]בָּעֲלָטָ֣ה
at twilightPrep-b, Art | N-fs
3318 [e]תוֹצִ֔יא
[and] carry [them] outV-Hifil-Imperf-2ms
6440 [e]פָּנֶ֣יךָ
your faceN-cpc | 2ms
3680 [e]תְכַסֶּ֔ה
you shall coverV-Piel-Imperf-2ms
3808 [e]וְלֹ֥א
so that cannotConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
7200 [e]תִרְאֶ֖ה
you seeV-Qal-Imperf-2ms
853 [e]אֶת־
776 [e]הָאָ֑רֶץ
the groundArt | N-fs
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
4159 [e]מוֹפֵ֥ת
a signN-ms
5414 [e]נְתַתִּ֖יךָ
I have made youV-Qal-Perf-1cs | 2ms
1004 [e]לְבֵ֥ית
to the housePrep-l | N-msc
3478 [e]יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃
of IsraelN-proper-ms

Hebrew Texts
יחזקאל 12:6 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
לְעֵ֨ינֵיהֶ֜ם עַל־כָּתֵ֤ף תִּשָּׂא֙ בָּעֲלָטָ֣ה תֹוצִ֔יא פָּנֶ֣יךָ תְכַסֶּ֔ה וְלֹ֥א תִרְאֶ֖ה אֶת־הָאָ֑רֶץ כִּֽי־מֹופֵ֥ת נְתַתִּ֖יךָ לְבֵ֥ית יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃

יחזקאל 12:6 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
לעיניהם על־כתף תשא בעלטה תוציא פניך תכסה ולא תראה את־הארץ כי־מופת נתתיך לבית ישראל׃

יחזקאל 12:6 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
לעיניהם על־כתף תשא בעלטה תוציא פניך תכסה ולא תראה את־הארץ כי־מופת נתתיך לבית ישראל׃

יחזקאל 12:6 Hebrew Bible
לעיניהם על כתף תשא בעלטה תוציא פניך תכסה ולא תראה את הארץ כי מופת נתתיך לבית ישראל׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"Load the baggage on your shoulder in their sight and carry it out in the dark. You shall cover your face so that you cannot see the land, for I have set you as a sign to the house of Israel."

King James Bible
In their sight shalt thou bear it upon thy shoulders, and carry it forth in the twilight: thou shalt cover thy face, that thou see not the ground: for I have set thee for a sign unto the house of Israel.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
And while they look on, lift the bags to your shoulder and take them out in the dark; cover your face so that you cannot see the land. For I have made you a sign to the house of Israel."
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

thou shalt This intimated that Zedekiah should steal out of the city in the twilight, carrying on his shoulders some of his property, with his head covered, not only as in distress but to escape detection. these prophecies, which were accurately fulfilled, are supposed to have been delivered in the sixth year of Zedekiah, five years before the taking of Jerusalem.


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