Genesis 28:17
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
3372 [e]וַיִּירָא֙
way-yî-rā
And he was afraidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
559 [e]וַיֹּאמַ֔ר
way-yō-mar,
and saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
4100 [e]מַה־
mah-
whatInterrog
3372 [e]נּוֹרָ֖א
nō-w-rā
an awesomeV-Nifal-Prtcpl-ms
4725 [e]הַמָּק֣וֹם
ham-mā-qō-wm
placeArt | N-ms
2088 [e]הַזֶּ֑ה
haz-zeh;
this [is]Art | Pro-ms
369 [e]אֵ֣ין
’ên
noneAdv
2088 [e]זֶ֗ה
zeh,
this [is]Pro-ms
3588 [e]כִּ֚י
thatConj
518 [e]אִם־
’im-
other thanConj
1004 [e]בֵּ֣ית
bêṯ
the houseN-msc
430 [e]אֱלֹהִ֔ים
’ĕ-lō-hîm,
of GodN-mp
2088 [e]וְזֶ֖ה
wə-zeh
and this [is]Conj-w | Pro-ms
8179 [e]שַׁ֥עַר
ša-‘ar
the gateN-msc
8064 [e]הַשָּׁמָֽיִם׃
haš-šā-mā-yim.
of heavenArt | N-mp









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 28:17 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיִּירָא֙ וַיֹּאמַ֔ר מַה־נֹּורָ֖א הַמָּקֹ֣ום הַזֶּ֑ה אֵ֣ין זֶ֗ה כִּ֚י אִם־בֵּ֣ית אֱלֹהִ֔ים וְזֶ֖ה שַׁ֥עַר הַשָּׁמָֽיִם׃

בראשית 28:17 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויירא ויאמר מה־נורא המקום הזה אין זה כי אם־בית אלהים וזה שער השמים׃

בראשית 28:17 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויירא ויאמר מה־נורא המקום הזה אין זה כי אם־בית אלהים וזה שער השמים׃

בראשית 28:17 Hebrew Bible
ויירא ויאמר מה נורא המקום הזה אין זה כי אם בית אלהים וזה שער השמים׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He was afraid and said, "How awesome is this place! This is none other than the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven."

King James Bible
And he was afraid, and said, How dreadful is this place! this is none other but the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He was afraid and said, "What an awesome place this is! This is none other than the house of God. This is the gate of heaven."
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he was.

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the house.

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