Genesis 16:12
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
1931 [e]וְה֤וּא
wə-hū
And HeConj-w | Pro-3ms
1961 [e]יִהְיֶה֙
yih-yeh
shall beV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
6501 [e]פֶּ֣רֶא
pe-re
a wildN-msc
120 [e]אָדָ֔ם
’ā-ḏām,
manN-ms
3027 [e]יָד֣וֹ
yā-ḏōw
His hand [shall be]N-fsc | 3ms
3605 [e]בַכֹּ֔ל
ḇak-kōl,
against every manPrep-b, Art | N-ms
3027 [e]וְיַ֥ד
wə-yaḏ
and the handConj-w | N-fsc
3605 [e]כֹּ֖ל
kōl
of every manN-ms
  בּ֑וֹ
bōw;
against himPrep | 3ms
5921 [e]וְעַל־
wə-‘al-
and over againstConj-w | Prep
6440 [e]פְּנֵ֥י
pə-nê
the presence ofN-cpc
3605 [e]כָל־
ḵāl
of allN-msc
251 [e]אֶחָ֖יו
’e-ḥāw
his brothersN-mpc | 3ms
7931 [e]יִשְׁכֹּֽן׃
yiš-kōn.
he shall dwellV-Qal-Imperf-3ms









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 16:12 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְה֤וּא יִהְיֶה֙ פֶּ֣רֶא אָדָ֔ם יָדֹ֣ו בַכֹּ֔ל וְיַ֥ד כֹּ֖ל בֹּ֑ו וְעַל־פְּנֵ֥י כָל־אֶחָ֖יו יִשְׁכֹּֽן׃

בראשית 16:12 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
והוא יהיה פרא אדם ידו בכל ויד כל בו ועל־פני כל־אחיו ישכן׃

בראשית 16:12 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
והוא יהיה פרא אדם ידו בכל ויד כל בו ועל־פני כל־אחיו ישכן׃

בראשית 16:12 Hebrew Bible
והוא יהיה פרא אדם ידו בכל ויד כל בו ועל פני כל אחיו ישכן׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"He will be a wild donkey of a man, His hand will be against everyone, And everyone's hand will be against him; And he will live to the east of all his brothers."

King James Bible
And he will be a wild man; his hand will be against every man, and every man's hand against him; and he shall dwell in the presence of all his brethren.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
This man will be like a wild donkey. His hand will be against everyone, and everyone's hand will be against him; he will live at odds with all his brothers.
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