Habakkuk 2:12
Text Analysis
1945 [e]ה֛וֹי
1129 [e]בֹּנֶ֥ה
to him who buildsV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
5892 [e]עִ֖יר
a townN-fs
1818 [e]בְּדָמִ֑ים
with bloodshedPrep-b | N-mp
3559 [e]וְכוֹנֵ֥ן
and who establishesConj-w | V-Piel-ConjPerf-3ms
7151 [e]קִרְיָ֖ה
a cityN-fs
5766 [e]בְּעַוְלָֽה׃
by iniquityPrep-b | N-fs

Hebrew Texts
חבקוק 2:12 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
הֹ֛וי בֹּנֶ֥ה עִ֖יר בְּדָמִ֑ים וְכֹונֵ֥ן קִרְיָ֖ה בְּעַוְלָֽה׃

חבקוק 2:12 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
הוי בנה עיר בדמים וכונן קריה בעולה׃

חבקוק 2:12 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
הוי בנה עיר בדמים וכונן קריה בעולה׃

חבקוק 2:12 Hebrew Bible
הוי בנה עיר בדמים וכונן קריה בעולה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"Woe to him who builds a city with bloodshed And founds a town with violence!

King James Bible
Woe to him that buildeth a town with blood, and stablisheth a city by iniquity!

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Woe to him who builds a city with bloodshed and founds a town with injustice!
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