Genesis 11:6
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
559 [e]וַיֹּ֣אמֶר
way-yō-mer
And saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3068 [e]יְהוָ֗ה
Yah-weh
YahwehN-proper-ms
2005 [e]הֵ֣ן
hên
indeedInterjection
5971 [e]עַ֤ם
‘am
the people [are]N-ms
259 [e]אֶחָד֙
’e-ḥāḏ
oneNumber-ms
8193 [e]וְשָׂפָ֤ה
wə-śā-p̄āh
and languageConj-w | N-fs
259 [e]אַחַת֙
’a-ḥaṯ
oneNumber-fs
3605 [e]לְכֻלָּ֔ם
lə-ḵul-lām,
they have allPrep-l | N-msc | 3mp
2088 [e]וְזֶ֖ה
wə-zeh
And thisConj-w | Pro-ms
2490 [e]הַחִלָּ֣ם
ha-ḥil-lām
they have begunV-Hifil-Inf | 3mp
6213 [e]לַעֲשׂ֑וֹת
la-‘ă-śō-wṯ;
to doPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
6258 [e]וְעַתָּה֙
wə-‘at-tāh
nowConj-w | Adv
3808 [e]לֹֽא־
lō-
nothingAdv-NegPrt
1219 [e]יִבָּצֵ֣ר
yib-bā-ṣêr
will be withheldV-Nifal-Imperf-3ms
1992 [e]מֵהֶ֔ם
mê-hem,
from themPrep-m | Pro-3mp
3605 [e]כֹּ֛ל
kōl
allN-ms
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֥ר
’ă-šer
thatPro-r
2161 [e]יָזְמ֖וּ
yā-zə-mū
they deviseV-Qal-Imperf-3mp
6213 [e]לַֽעֲשֽׂוֹת׃
la-‘ă-śō-wṯ.
to doPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 11:6 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיֹּ֣אמֶר יְהוָ֗ה הֵ֣ן עַ֤ם אֶחָד֙ וְשָׂפָ֤ה אַחַת֙ לְכֻלָּ֔ם וְזֶ֖ה הַחִלָּ֣ם לַעֲשֹׂ֑ות וְעַתָּה֙ לֹֽא־יִבָּצֵ֣ר מֵהֶ֔ם כֹּ֛ל אֲשֶׁ֥ר יָזְמ֖וּ לַֽעֲשֹֽׂות׃

בראשית 11:6 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויאמר יהוה הן עם אחד ושפה אחת לכלם וזה החלם לעשות ועתה לא־יבצר מהם כל אשר יזמו לעשות׃

בראשית 11:6 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויאמר יהוה הן עם אחד ושפה אחת לכלם וזה החלם לעשות ועתה לא־יבצר מהם כל אשר יזמו לעשות׃

בראשית 11:6 Hebrew Bible
ויאמר יהוה הן עם אחד ושפה אחת לכלם וזה החלם לעשות ועתה לא יבצר מהם כל אשר יזמו לעשות׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The LORD said, "Behold, they are one people, and they all have the same language. And this is what they began to do, and now nothing which they purpose to do will be impossible for them.

King James Bible
And the LORD said, Behold, the people is one, and they have all one language; and this they begin to do: and now nothing will be restrained from them, which they have imagined to do.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The LORD said, "If they have begun to do this as one people all having the same language, then nothing they plan to do will be impossible for them.
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