Genesis 6:4
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
5303 [e]הַנְּפִלִ֞ים
han-nə-p̄i-lîm
The NephilimArt | N-mp
1961 [e]הָי֣וּ
hā-yū
wereV-Qal-Perf-3cp
776 [e]בָאָרֶץ֮
ḇā-’ā-reṣ
on the earthPrep-b, Art | N-fs
3117 [e]בַּיָּמִ֣ים
bay-yā-mîm
in daysPrep-b, Art | N-mp
1992 [e]הָהֵם֒
hā-hêm
thoseArt | Pro-3mp
1571 [e]וְגַ֣ם
wə-ḡam
and alsoConj-w | Conj
310 [e]אַֽחֲרֵי־
’a-ḥă-rê-
afterPrep
3651 [e]כֵ֗ן
ḵên,
thatAdv
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֨ר
’ă-šer
whenPro-r
935 [e]יָבֹ֜אוּ
yā-ḇō-’ū
came inV-Qal-Imperf-3mp
1121 [e]בְּנֵ֤י
bə-nê
the sonsN-mpc
430 [e]הָֽאֱלֹהִים֙
hā-’ĕ-lō-hîm
of GodArt | N-mp
413 [e]אֶל־
’el-
toPrep
1323 [e]בְּנ֣וֹת
bə-nō-wṯ
the daughtersN-fpc
120 [e]הָֽאָדָ֔ם
hā-’ā-ḏām,
of menArt | N-ms
3205 [e]וְיָלְד֖וּ
wə-yā-lə-ḏū
and they bore [children]Conj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3cp
  לָהֶ֑ם
lā-hem;
to themPrep | 3mp
1992 [e]הֵ֧מָּה
hêm-māh
Those [were]Pro-3mp
1368 [e]הַגִּבֹּרִ֛ים
hag-gib-bō-rîm
the mighty menArt | Adj-mp
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֥ר
’ă-šer
who [were]Pro-r
5769 [e]מֵעוֹלָ֖ם
mê-‘ō-w-lām
of oldPrep-m | N-ms
376 [e]אַנְשֵׁ֥י
’an-šê
menN-mpc
8034 [e]הַשֵּֽׁם׃
haš-šêm.
of renownArt | N-ms
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Hebrew Texts
בראשית 6:4 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
הַנְּפִלִ֞ים הָי֣וּ בָאָרֶץ֮ בַּיָּמִ֣ים הָהֵם֒ וְגַ֣ם אַֽחֲרֵי־כֵ֗ן אֲשֶׁ֨ר יָבֹ֜אוּ בְּנֵ֤י הָֽאֱלֹהִים֙ אֶל־בְּנֹ֣ות הָֽאָדָ֔ם וְיָלְד֖וּ לָהֶ֑ם הֵ֧מָּה הַגִּבֹּרִ֛ים אֲשֶׁ֥ר מֵעֹולָ֖ם אַנְשֵׁ֥י הַשֵּֽׁם׃ פ

בראשית 6:4 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
הנפלים היו בארץ בימים ההם וגם אחרי־כן אשר יבאו בני האלהים אל־בנות האדם וילדו להם המה הגברים אשר מעולם אנשי השם׃ פ

בראשית 6:4 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
הנפלים היו בארץ בימים ההם וגם אחרי־כן אשר יבאו בני האלהים אל־בנות האדם וילדו להם המה הגברים אשר מעולם אנשי השם׃ פ

בראשית 6:4 Hebrew Bible
הנפלים היו בארץ בימים ההם וגם אחרי כן אשר יבאו בני האלהים אל בנות האדם וילדו להם המה הגברים אשר מעולם אנשי השם׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The Nephilim were on the earth in those days, and also afterward, when the sons of God came in to the daughters of men, and they bore children to them. Those were the mighty men who were of old, men of renown.

King James Bible
There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The Nephilim were on the earth both in those days and afterward, when the sons of God came to the daughters of mankind, who bore children to them. They were the powerful men of old, the famous men.
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