Jeremiah 22:6
Text Analysis
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
3541 [e]כֹ֣ה ׀
559 [e]אָמַ֣ר
3068 [e]יְהוָ֗ה
5921 [e]עַל־
1004 [e]בֵּית֙
the houseN-msc
4428 [e]מֶ֣לֶךְ
of the kingN-msc
3063 [e]יְהוּדָ֔ה
of JudahN-proper-ms
1568 [e]גִּלְעָ֥ד
859 [e]אַתָּ֛ה
You [are]Pro-2ms
to MePrep | 1cs
7218 [e]רֹ֣אשׁ
the headN-msc
3844 [e]הַלְּבָנ֑וֹן
of LebanonArt | N-proper-fs
518 [e]אִם־
[Yet] surelyConj
3808 [e]לֹ֤א
7896 [e]אֲשִֽׁיתְךָ֙
I will make youV-Qal-Imperf-1cs | 2ms
4057 [e]מִדְבָּ֔ר
a wildernessN-ms
5892 [e]עָרִ֖ים
3808 [e]לֹ֥א
-Verb - Nifal - Participle - feminine singular V-Nifal-Prtcpl-fs
3427 [e](נוֹשָֽׁבוּ׃)
[which] are inhabitedV-Nifal-Perf-3cp

Hebrew Texts
ירמיה 22:6 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
כִּֽי־כֹ֣ה ׀ אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֗ה עַל־בֵּית֙ מֶ֣לֶךְ יְהוּדָ֔ה גִּלְעָ֥ד אַתָּ֛ה לִ֖י רֹ֣אשׁ הַלְּבָנֹ֑ון אִם־לֹ֤א אֲשִֽׁיתְךָ֙ מִדְבָּ֔ר עָרִ֖ים לֹ֥א [נֹושָׁבָה כ] (נֹושָֽׁבוּ׃ ק)

ירמיה 22:6 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
כי־כה ׀ אמר יהוה על־בית מלך יהודה גלעד אתה לי ראש הלבנון אם־לא אשיתך מדבר ערים לא [נושבה כ] (נושבו׃ ק)

ירמיה 22:6 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
כי־כה ׀ אמר יהוה על־בית מלך יהודה גלעד אתה לי ראש הלבנון אם־לא אשיתך מדבר ערים לא [נושבה כ] (נושבו׃ ק)

ירמיה 22:6 Hebrew Bible
כי כה אמר יהוה על בית מלך יהודה גלעד אתה לי ראש הלבנון אם לא אשיתך מדבר ערים לא נושבה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
For thus says the LORD concerning the house of the king of Judah: "You are like Gilead to Me, Like the summit of Lebanon; Yet most assuredly I will make you like a wilderness, Like cities which are not inhabited.

King James Bible
For thus saith the LORD unto the king's house of Judah; Thou art Gilead unto me, and the head of Lebanon: yet surely I will make thee a wilderness, and cities which are not inhabited.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For this is what the LORD says concerning the house of the king of Judah: You are like Gilead to Me, or the summit of Lebanon, but I will certainly turn you into a wilderness, uninhabited cities.
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