Genesis 12:12
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
1961 [e]וְהָיָ֗ה
wə-hā-yāh,
Therefore it will come to passConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3ms
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
kî-
whenConj
7200 [e]יִרְא֤וּ
yir-’ū
seeV-Qal-Imperf-3mp
853 [e]אֹתָךְ֙
’ō-ṯāḵ
youDirObjM | 2fs
4713 [e]הַמִּצְרִ֔ים
ham-miṣ-rîm,
the EgyptiansArt | N-proper-mp
559 [e]וְאָמְר֖וּ
wə-’ā-mə-rū
that they will sayConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3cp
802 [e]אִשְׁתּ֣וֹ
’iš-tōw
his wifeN-fsc | 3ms
2063 [e]זֹ֑את
zōṯ;
this [is]Pro-fs
2026 [e]וְהָרְג֥וּ
wə-hā-rə-ḡū
and they will killConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3cp
853 [e]אֹתִ֖י
’ō-ṯî
meDirObjM | 1cs
853 [e]וְאֹתָ֥ךְ
wə-’ō-ṯāḵ
but youConj-w | DirObjM | 2fs
2421 [e]יְחַיּֽוּ׃
yə-ḥay-yū.
they will let liveV-Piel-Imperf-3mp









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 12:12 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְהָיָ֗ה כִּֽי־יִרְא֤וּ אֹתָךְ֙ הַמִּצְרִ֔ים וְאָמְר֖וּ אִשְׁתֹּ֣ו זֹ֑את וְהָרְג֥וּ אֹתִ֖י וְאֹתָ֥ךְ יְחַיּֽוּ׃

בראשית 12:12 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
והיה כי־יראו אתך המצרים ואמרו אשתו זאת והרגו אתי ואתך יחיו׃

בראשית 12:12 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
והיה כי־יראו אתך המצרים ואמרו אשתו זאת והרגו אתי ואתך יחיו׃

בראשית 12:12 Hebrew Bible
והיה כי יראו אתך המצרים ואמרו אשתו זאת והרגו אתי ואתך יחיו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
and when the Egyptians see you, they will say, 'This is his wife'; and they will kill me, but they will let you live.

King James Bible
Therefore it shall come to pass, when the Egyptians shall see thee, that they shall say, This is his wife: and they will kill me, but they will save thee alive.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When the Egyptians see you, they will say, 'This is his wife.' They will kill me but let you live.
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