Genesis 42:22
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
6030 [e]וַיַּעַן֩
way-ya-‘an
And answeredConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
7205 [e]רְאוּבֵ֨ן
rə-’ū-ḇên
ReubenN-proper-ms
853 [e]אֹתָ֜ם
’ō-ṯām
themDirObjM | 3mp
559 [e]לֵאמֹ֗ר
lê-mōr,
sayingPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
3808 [e]הֲלוֹא֩
hă-lō-w
did notAdv-NegPrt
559 [e]אָמַ֨רְתִּי
’ā-mar-tî
I speakV-Qal-Perf-1cs
413 [e]אֲלֵיכֶ֧ם ׀
’ă-lê-ḵem
to youPrep | 2mp
559 [e]לֵאמֹ֛ר
lê-mōr
sayingPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
408 [e]אַל־
’al-
notAdv
2398 [e]תֶּחֶטְא֥וּ
te-ḥeṭ-’ū
do sinV-Qal-Imperf-2mp
3206 [e]בַיֶּ֖לֶד
ḇay-ye-leḏ
against the boyPrep-b, Art | N-ms
3808 [e]וְלֹ֣א
wə-lō
and notConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
8085 [e]שְׁמַעְתֶּ֑ם
šə-ma‘-tem;
you would listenV-Qal-Perf-2mp
1571 [e]וְגַם־
wə-ḡam-
thereforeConj-w | Conj
1818 [e]דָּמ֖וֹ
dā-mōw
his bloodN-msc | 3ms
2009 [e]הִנֵּ֥ה
hin-nêh
beholdInterjection
1875 [e]נִדְרָֽשׁ׃
niḏ-rāš.
is requiredV-Nifal-Prtcpl-ms









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 42:22 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיַּעַן֩ רְאוּבֵ֨ן אֹתָ֜ם לֵאמֹ֗ר הֲלֹוא֩ אָמַ֨רְתִּי אֲלֵיכֶ֧ם ׀ לֵאמֹ֛ר אַל־תֶּחֶטְא֥וּ בַיֶּ֖לֶד וְלֹ֣א שְׁמַעְתֶּ֑ם וְגַם־דָּמֹ֖ו הִנֵּ֥ה נִדְרָֽשׁ׃

בראשית 42:22 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויען ראובן אתם לאמר הלוא אמרתי אליכם ׀ לאמר אל־תחטאו בילד ולא שמעתם וגם־דמו הנה נדרש׃

בראשית 42:22 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויען ראובן אתם לאמר הלוא אמרתי אליכם ׀ לאמר אל־תחטאו בילד ולא שמעתם וגם־דמו הנה נדרש׃

בראשית 42:22 Hebrew Bible
ויען ראובן אתם לאמר הלוא אמרתי אליכם לאמר אל תחטאו בילד ולא שמעתם וגם דמו הנה נדרש׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Reuben answered them, saying, "Did I not tell you, 'Do not sin against the boy'; and you would not listen? Now comes the reckoning for his blood."

King James Bible
And Reuben answered them, saying, Spake I not unto you, saying, Do not sin against the child; and ye would not hear? therefore, behold, also his blood is required.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But Reuben replied: "Didn't I tell you not to harm the boy? But you wouldn't listen. Now we must account for his blood!"
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