Genesis 20:16
Text Analysis
8283 [e]וּלְשָׂרָ֣ה
And to SarahConj-w, Prep-l | N-proper-fs
559 [e]אָמַ֗ר
he saidV-Qal-Perf-3ms
2009 [e]הִנֵּ֨ה
5414 [e]נָתַ֜תִּי
I have givenV-Qal-Perf-1cs
505 [e]אֶ֤לֶף
a thousand [pieces]Number-ms
3701 [e]כֶּ֙סֶף֙
of silverN-ms
251 [e]לְאָחִ֔יךְ
unto your brotherPrep-l | N-msc | 2fs
2009 [e]הִנֵּ֤ה
1931 [e]הוּא־
youPrep | 2fs
3682 [e]כְּס֣וּת
[is] a coveringN-fsc
5869 [e]עֵינַ֔יִם
of the eyesN-cd
3605 [e]לְכֹ֖ל
to allPrep-l | N-ms
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֣ר
854 [e]אִתָּ֑ךְ
[are] with youPrep | 2fs
854 [e]וְאֵ֥ת
and beforeConj-w | Prep
3605 [e]כֹּ֖ל
3198 [e]וְנֹכָֽחַת׃
thus she was vindicatedConj-w | V-Nifal-Prtcpl-fs

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 20:16 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וּלְשָׂרָ֣ה אָמַ֗ר הִנֵּ֨ה נָתַ֜תִּי אֶ֤לֶף כֶּ֙סֶף֙ לְאָחִ֔יךְ הִנֵּ֤ה הוּא־לָךְ֙ כְּס֣וּת עֵינַ֔יִם לְכֹ֖ל אֲשֶׁ֣ר אִתָּ֑ךְ וְאֵ֥ת כֹּ֖ל וְנֹכָֽחַת׃

בראשית 20:16 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ולשרה אמר הנה נתתי אלף כסף לאחיך הנה הוא־לך כסות עינים לכל אשר אתך ואת כל ונכחת׃

בראשית 20:16 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ולשרה אמר הנה נתתי אלף כסף לאחיך הנה הוא־לך כסות עינים לכל אשר אתך ואת כל ונכחת׃

בראשית 20:16 Hebrew Bible
ולשרה אמר הנה נתתי אלף כסף לאחיך הנה הוא לך כסות עינים לכל אשר אתך ואת כל ונכחת׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
To Sarah he said, "Behold, I have given your brother a thousand pieces of silver; behold, it is your vindication before all who are with you, and before all men you are cleared."

King James Bible
And unto Sarah he said, Behold, I have given thy brother a thousand pieces of silver: behold, he is to thee a covering of the eyes, unto all that are with thee, and with all other: thus she was reproved.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
And he said to Sarah, "Look, I am giving your brother 1,000 pieces of silver. It is a verification of your honor to all who are with you. You are fully vindicated."
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