Genesis 9:5
Text Analysis
389 [e]וְאַ֨ךְ
And surelyConj-w | Adv
853 [e]אֶת־
1818 [e]דִּמְכֶ֤ם
the bloodN-msc | 2mp
5315 [e]לְנַפְשֹֽׁתֵיכֶם֙
of your livesPrep-l | N-fpc | 2mp
1875 [e]אֶדְרֹ֔שׁ
will I require [an accounting]V-Qal-Imperf-1cs
3027 [e]מִיַּ֥ד
from the handPrep-m | N-fsc
3605 [e]כָּל־
of everyN-msc
2416 [e]חַיָּ֖ה
1875 [e]אֶדְרְשֶׁ֑נּוּ
I will require itV-Qal-Imperf-1cs | 3mse
3027 [e]וּמִיַּ֣ד
and from the handConj-w, Prep-m | N-fsc
120 [e]הָֽאָדָ֗ם
of manArt | N-ms
3027 [e]מִיַּד֙
From the handPrep-m | N-fsc
376 [e]אִ֣ישׁ
of every man'sN-msc
251 [e]אָחִ֔יו
brotherN-msc | 3ms
1875 [e]אֶדְרֹ֖שׁ
I will requireV-Qal-Imperf-1cs
853 [e]אֶת־
5315 [e]נֶ֥פֶשׁ
the lifeN-fsc
120 [e]הָֽאָדָֽם׃
of manArt | N-ms

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 9:5 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְאַ֨ךְ אֶת־דִּמְכֶ֤ם לְנַפְשֹֽׁתֵיכֶם֙ אֶדְרֹ֔שׁ מִיַּ֥ד כָּל־חַיָּ֖ה אֶדְרְשֶׁ֑נּוּ וּמִיַּ֣ד הָֽאָדָ֗ם מִיַּד֙ אִ֣ישׁ אָחִ֔יו אֶדְרֹ֖שׁ אֶת־נֶ֥פֶשׁ הָֽאָדָֽם׃

בראשית 9:5 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ואך את־דמכם לנפשתיכם אדרש מיד כל־חיה אדרשנו ומיד האדם מיד איש אחיו אדרש את־נפש האדם׃

בראשית 9:5 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ואך את־דמכם לנפשתיכם אדרש מיד כל־חיה אדרשנו ומיד האדם מיד איש אחיו אדרש את־נפש האדם׃

בראשית 9:5 Hebrew Bible
ואך את דמכם לנפשתיכם אדרש מיד כל חיה אדרשנו ומיד האדם מיד איש אחיו אדרש את נפש האדם׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"Surely I will require your lifeblood; from every beast I will require it. And from every man, from every man's brother I will require the life of man.

King James Bible
And surely your blood of your lives will I require; at the hand of every beast will I require it, and at the hand of man; at the hand of every man's brother will I require the life of man.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I will require the life of every animal and every man for your life and your blood. I will require the life of each man's brother for a man's life.
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