Jeremiah 20:18
Text Analysis
4100 [e]לָ֤מָּה
2088 [e]זֶּה֙
[is] this [that]Pro-ms
7358 [e]מֵרֶ֣חֶם
from the wombPrep-m | N-ms
3318 [e]יָצָ֔אתִי
I came forthV-Qal-Perf-1cs
7200 [e]לִרְא֥וֹת
to seePrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
5999 [e]עָמָ֖ל
3015 [e]וְיָג֑וֹן
and sorrowConj-w | N-ms
3615 [e]וַיִּכְל֥וּ
that should be consumedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
1322 [e]בְּבֹ֖שֶׁת
with shamePrep-b | N-fs
3117 [e]יָמָֽי׃
my daysN-mpc | 1cs

Hebrew Texts
ירמיה 20:18 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
לָ֤מָּה זֶּה֙ מֵרֶ֣חֶם יָצָ֔אתִי לִרְאֹ֥ות עָמָ֖ל וְיָגֹ֑ון וַיִּכְל֥וּ בְּבֹ֖שֶׁת יָמָֽי׃ פ

ירמיה 20:18 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
למה זה מרחם יצאתי לראות עמל ויגון ויכלו בבשת ימי׃ פ

ירמיה 20:18 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
למה זה מרחם יצאתי לראות עמל ויגון ויכלו בבשת ימי׃ פ

ירמיה 20:18 Hebrew Bible
למה זה מרחם יצאתי לראות עמל ויגון ויכלו בבשת ימי׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Why did I ever come forth from the womb To look on trouble and sorrow, So that my days have been spent in shame?

King James Bible
Wherefore came I forth out of the womb to see labour and sorrow, that my days should be consumed with shame?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Why did I come out of the womb to see only struggle and sorrow, to end my life in shame?
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