Genesis 29:20
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
5647 [e]וַיַּעֲבֹ֧ד
way-ya-‘ă-ḇōḏ
So servedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3290 [e]יַעֲקֹ֛ב
ya-‘ă-qōḇ
JacobN-proper-ms
7354 [e]בְּרָחֵ֖ל
bə-rā-ḥêl
for RachelPrep-b | N-proper-fs
7651 [e]שֶׁ֣בַע
še-ḇa‘
sevenNumber-fs
8141 [e]שָׁנִ֑ים
šā-nîm;
yearsN-fp
1961 [e]וַיִּהְי֤וּ
way-yih-yū
and they seemedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
5869 [e]בְעֵינָיו֙
ḇə-‘ê-nāw
to himPrep-b | N-cdc | 3ms
3117 [e]כְּיָמִ֣ים
kə-yā-mîm
daysPrep-k | N-mp
259 [e]אֲחָדִ֔ים
’ă-ḥā-ḏîm,
a fewNumber-mp
157 [e]בְּאַהֲבָת֖וֹ
bə-’a-hă-ḇā-ṯōw
because of his love forPrep-b | N-fsc | 3ms
853 [e]אֹתָֽהּ׃
’ō-ṯāh.
herDirObjM | 3fs









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 29:20 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיַּעֲבֹ֧ד יַעֲקֹ֛ב בְּרָחֵ֖ל שֶׁ֣בַע שָׁנִ֑ים וַיִּהְי֤וּ בְעֵינָיו֙ כְּיָמִ֣ים אֲחָדִ֔ים בְּאַהֲבָתֹ֖ו אֹתָֽהּ׃

בראשית 29:20 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויעבד יעקב ברחל שבע שנים ויהיו בעיניו כימים אחדים באהבתו אתה׃

בראשית 29:20 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויעבד יעקב ברחל שבע שנים ויהיו בעיניו כימים אחדים באהבתו אתה׃

בראשית 29:20 Hebrew Bible
ויעבד יעקב ברחל שבע שנים ויהיו בעיניו כימים אחדים באהבתו אתה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
So Jacob served seven years for Rachel and they seemed to him but a few days because of his love for her.

King James Bible
And Jacob served seven years for Rachel; and they seemed unto him but a few days, for the love he had to her.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So Jacob worked seven years for Rachel, and they seemed like only a few days to him because of his love for her.
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