Genesis 29:18
Text Analysis
157 [e]וַיֶּאֱהַ֥ב
And lovedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3290 [e]יַעֲקֹ֖ב
853 [e]אֶת־
7354 [e]רָחֵ֑ל
559 [e]וַיֹּ֗אמֶר
so he saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
5647 [e]אֶֽעֱבָדְךָ֙
I will serve youV-Qal-Imperf-1cs | 2ms
7651 [e]שֶׁ֣בַע
8141 [e]שָׁנִ֔ים
7354 [e]בְּרָחֵ֥ל
for RachelPrep-b | N-proper-fs
1323 [e]בִּתְּךָ֖
your daughterN-fsc | 2ms
6996 [e]הַקְּטַנָּֽה׃
youngerArt | Adj-fs

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 29:18 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיֶּאֱהַ֥ב יַעֲקֹ֖ב אֶת־רָחֵ֑ל וַיֹּ֗אמֶר אֶֽעֱבָדְךָ֙ שֶׁ֣בַע שָׁנִ֔ים בְּרָחֵ֥ל בִּתְּךָ֖ הַקְּטַנָּֽה׃

בראשית 29:18 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויאהב יעקב את־רחל ויאמר אעבדך שבע שנים ברחל בתך הקטנה׃

בראשית 29:18 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויאהב יעקב את־רחל ויאמר אעבדך שבע שנים ברחל בתך הקטנה׃

בראשית 29:18 Hebrew Bible
ויאהב יעקב את רחל ויאמר אעבדך שבע שנים ברחל בתך הקטנה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Now Jacob loved Rachel, so he said, "I will serve you seven years for your younger daughter Rachel."

King James Bible
And Jacob loved Rachel; and said, I will serve thee seven years for Rachel thy younger daughter.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Jacob loved Rachel, so he answered Laban, "I'll work for you seven years for your younger daughter Rachel."
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