Jeremiah 2:20
Text Analysis
3588 [e]כִּ֣י
5769 [e]מֵעוֹלָ֞ם
of oldPrep-m | N-ms
7665 [e]שָׁבַ֣רְתִּי
I have brokenV-Qal-Perf-1cs
5923 [e]עֻלֵּ֗ךְ
your yokeN-msc | 2fs
5423 [e]נִתַּ֙קְתִּי֙
[and] burstV-Piel-Perf-1cs
4147 [e]מוֹסְרֹתַ֔יִךְ
your bondsN-mpc | 2fs
559 [e]וַתֹּאמְרִ֖י
and you saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-2fs
3808 [e]לֹ֣א
-Verb - Qal - Imperfect - first person common singular V-Qal-Imperf-1cs
5647 [e](אֶעֱב֑וֹר)
I will transgressV-Qal-Imperf-1cs
3588 [e]כִּ֣י
5921 [e]עַֽל־
3605 [e]כָּל־
1389 [e]גִּבְעָ֞ה
1364 [e]גְּבֹהָ֗ה
8478 [e]וְתַ֙חַת֙
and underConj-w | Prep
3605 [e]כָּל־
6086 [e]עֵ֣ץ
7488 [e]רַעֲנָ֔ן
859 [e]אַ֖תְּ
6808 [e]צֹעָ֥ה
lay downV-Qal-Prtcpl-fs
2181 [e]זֹנָֽה׃
[playing] the harlotN-fs

Hebrew Texts
ירמיה 2:20 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
כִּ֣י מֵעֹולָ֞ם שָׁבַ֣רְתִּי עֻלֵּ֗ךְ נִתַּ֙קְתִּי֙ מֹוסְרֹתַ֔יִךְ וַתֹּאמְרִ֖י לֹ֣א [אֶעֱבֹד כ] (אֶעֱבֹ֑ור ק) כִּ֣י עַֽל־כָּל־גִּבְעָ֞ה גְּבֹהָ֗ה וְתַ֙חַת֙ כָּל־עֵ֣ץ רַעֲנָ֔ן אַ֖תְּ צֹעָ֥ה זֹנָֽה׃

ירמיה 2:20 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
כי מעולם שברתי עלך נתקתי מוסרתיך ותאמרי לא [אעבד כ] (אעבור ק) כי על־כל־גבעה גבהה ותחת כל־עץ רענן את צעה זנה׃

ירמיה 2:20 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
כי מעולם שברתי עלך נתקתי מוסרתיך ותאמרי לא [אעבד כ] (אעבור ק) כי על־כל־גבעה גבהה ותחת כל־עץ רענן את צעה זנה׃

ירמיה 2:20 Hebrew Bible
כי מעולם שברתי עלך נתקתי מוסרתיך ותאמרי לא אעבד כי על כל גבעה גבהה ותחת כל עץ רענן את צעה זנה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"For long ago I broke your yoke And tore off your bonds; But you said, 'I will not serve!' For on every high hill And under every green tree You have lain down as a harlot.

King James Bible
For of old time I have broken thy yoke, and burst thy bands; and thou saidst, I will not transgress; when upon every high hill and under every green tree thou wanderest, playing the harlot.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For long ago I broke your yoke; I tore off your chains. You insisted, "I will not serve!" On every high hill and under every green tree you lie down like a prostitute.
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