Genesis 2:15
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
3947 [e]וַיִּקַּ֛ח
way-yiq-qaḥ
And tookConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3068 [e]יְהוָ֥ה
Yah-weh
YahwehN-proper-ms
430 [e]אֱלֹהִ֖ים
’ĕ-lō-hîm
GodN-mp
853 [e]אֶת־
’eṯ-
-DirObjM
120 [e]הָֽאָדָ֑ם
hā-’ā-ḏām;
the manArt | N-ms
3240 [e]וַיַּנִּחֵ֣הוּ
way-yan-ni-ḥê-hū
and put himConj-w | V-Hifil-ConsecImperf-3ms | 3ms
1588 [e]בְגַן־
ḇə-ḡan-
in the gardenPrep-b | N-csc
5731 [e]עֵ֔דֶן
‘ê-ḏen,
of EdenN-proper-fs
5647 [e]לְעָבְדָ֖הּ
lə-‘ā-ḇə-ḏāh
to tendPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf | 3fs
8104 [e]וּלְשָׁמְרָֽהּ׃
ū-lə-šā-mə-rāh.
and keep itConj-w, Prep-l | V-Qal-Inf | 3fs









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 2:15 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיִּקַּ֛ח יְהוָ֥ה אֱלֹהִ֖ים אֶת־הָֽאָדָ֑ם וַיַּנִּחֵ֣הוּ בְגַן־עֵ֔דֶן לְעָבְדָ֖הּ וּלְשָׁמְרָֽהּ׃

בראשית 2:15 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויקח יהוה אלהים את־האדם וינחהו בגן־עדן לעבדה ולשמרה׃

בראשית 2:15 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויקח יהוה אלהים את־האדם וינחהו בגן־עדן לעבדה ולשמרה׃

בראשית 2:15 Hebrew Bible
ויקח יהוה אלהים את האדם וינחהו בגן עדן לעבדה ולשמרה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then the LORD God took the man and put him into the garden of Eden to cultivate it and keep it.

King James Bible
And the LORD God took the man, and put him into the garden of Eden to dress it and to keep it.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The LORD God took the man and placed him in the garden of Eden to work it and watch over it.
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