Genesis 4:7
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
3808 [e]הֲל֤וֹא
hă-lō-w
will notAdv-NegPrt
518 [e]אִם־
’im-
ifConj
3190 [e]תֵּיטִיב֙
tê-ṭîḇ
you do wellV-Hifil-Imperf-2ms
7613 [e]שְׂאֵ֔ת
śə-’êṯ,
you be acceptedV-Qal-Inf
518 [e]וְאִם֙
wə-’im
and ifConj-w | Conj
3808 [e]לֹ֣א
notAdv-NegPrt
3190 [e]תֵיטִ֔יב
ṯê-ṭîḇ,
you do wellV-Hifil-Imperf-2ms
6607 [e]לַפֶּ֖תַח
lap-pe-ṯaḥ
at the doorPrep-l, Art | N-ms
2403 [e]חַטָּ֣את
ḥaṭ-ṭāṯ
sinN-fs
7257 [e]רֹבֵ֑ץ
rō-ḇêṣ;
liesV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
413 [e]וְאֵלֶ֙יךָ֙
wə-’ê-le-ḵā
and for youConj-w | Prep | 2ms
8669 [e]תְּשׁ֣וּקָת֔וֹ
tə-šū-qā-ṯōw,
its desire [is]N-fsc | 3ms
859 [e]וְאַתָּ֖ה
wə-’at-tāh
but youConj-w | Pro-2ms
4910 [e]תִּמְשָׁל־
tim-šāl-
should ruleV-Qal-Imperf-2ms
  בּֽוֹ׃
bōw.
over itPrep | 3ms









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 4:7 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
הֲלֹ֤וא אִם־תֵּיטִיב֙ שְׂאֵ֔ת וְאִם֙ לֹ֣א תֵיטִ֔יב לַפֶּ֖תַח חַטָּ֣את רֹבֵ֑ץ וְאֵלֶ֙יךָ֙ תְּשׁ֣וּקָתֹ֔ו וְאַתָּ֖ה תִּמְשָׁל־בֹּֽו׃

בראשית 4:7 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
הלוא אם־תיטיב שאת ואם לא תיטיב לפתח חטאת רבץ ואליך תשוקתו ואתה תמשל־בו׃

בראשית 4:7 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
הלוא אם־תיטיב שאת ואם לא תיטיב לפתח חטאת רבץ ואליך תשוקתו ואתה תמשל־בו׃

בראשית 4:7 Hebrew Bible
הלוא אם תיטיב שאת ואם לא תיטיב לפתח חטאת רבץ ואליך תשוקתו ואתה תמשל בו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"If you do well, will not your countenance be lifted up? And if you do not do well, sin is crouching at the door; and its desire is for you, but you must master it."

King James Bible
If thou doest well, shalt thou not be accepted? and if thou doest not well, sin lieth at the door. And unto thee shall be his desire, and thou shalt rule over him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
If you do what is right, won't you be accepted? But if you do not do what is right, sin is crouching at the door. Its desire is for you, but you must rule over it."
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