Genesis 26:8
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
1961 [e]וַיְהִ֗י
way-hî,
And it came to passConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3588 [e]כִּ֣י
whenConj
748 [e]אָֽרְכוּ־
’ā-rə-ḵū-
had beenV-Qal-Perf-3cp
  ל֥וֹ
lōw
hePrep | 3ms
8033 [e]שָׁם֙
šām
thereAdv
3117 [e]הַיָּמִ֔ים
hay-yā-mîm,
a long timeArt | N-mp
8259 [e]וַיַּשְׁקֵ֗ף
way-yaš-qêp̄,
that lookedConj-w | V-Hifil-ConsecImperf-3ms
40 [e]אֲבִימֶ֙לֶךְ֙
’ă-ḇî-me-leḵ
AbimelechN-proper-ms
4428 [e]מֶ֣לֶךְ
me-leḵ
kingN-msc
6430 [e]פְּלִשְׁתִּ֔ים
pə-liš-tîm,
of the PhilistinesN-proper-mp
1157 [e]בְּעַ֖ד
bə-‘aḏ
throughPrep
2474 [e]הַֽחַלּ֑וֹן
ha-ḥal-lō-wn;
a windowArt | N-cs
7200 [e]וַיַּ֗רְא
way-yar,
and sawConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
2009 [e]וְהִנֵּ֤ה
wə-hin-nêh
and there wasConj-w | Interjection
3327 [e]יִצְחָק֙
yiṣ-ḥāq
IsaacN-proper-ms
6711 [e]מְצַחֵ֔ק
mə-ṣa-ḥêq,
sportingV-Piel-Prtcpl-ms
853 [e]אֵ֖ת
’êṯ
-DirObjM
7259 [e]רִבְקָ֥ה
riḇ-qāh
with RebekahN-proper-fs
802 [e]אִשְׁתּֽוֹ׃
’iš-tōw.
his wifeN-fsc | 3ms









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 26:8 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיְהִ֗י כִּ֣י אָֽרְכוּ־לֹ֥ו שָׁם֙ הַיָּמִ֔ים וַיַּשְׁקֵ֗ף אֲבִימֶ֙לֶךְ֙ מֶ֣לֶךְ פְּלִשְׁתִּ֔ים בְּעַ֖ד הַֽחַלֹּ֑ון וַיַּ֗רְא וְהִנֵּ֤ה יִצְחָק֙ מְצַחֵ֔ק אֵ֖ת רִבְקָ֥ה אִשְׁתֹּֽו׃

בראשית 26:8 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויהי כי ארכו־לו שם הימים וישקף אבימלך מלך פלשתים בעד החלון וירא והנה יצחק מצחק את רבקה אשתו׃

בראשית 26:8 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויהי כי ארכו־לו שם הימים וישקף אבימלך מלך פלשתים בעד החלון וירא והנה יצחק מצחק את רבקה אשתו׃

בראשית 26:8 Hebrew Bible
ויהי כי ארכו לו שם הימים וישקף אבימלך מלך פלשתים בעד החלון וירא והנה יצחק מצחק את רבקה אשתו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
It came about, when he had been there a long time, that Abimelech king of the Philistines looked out through a window, and saw, and behold, Isaac was caressing his wife Rebekah.

King James Bible
And it came to pass, when he had been there a long time, that Abimelech king of the Philistines looked out at a window, and saw, and, behold, Isaac was sporting with Rebekah his wife.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When Isaac had been there for some time, Abimelech king of the Philistines looked down from the window and was surprised to see Isaac caressing his wife Rebekah.
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