Jeremiah 5:28
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
8080 [e]שָׁמְנ֣וּ
šā-mə-nū
They have grown fatV-Qal-Perf-3cp
6245 [e]עָשְׁת֗וּ
‘ā-šə-ṯū,
they are sleekV-Qal-Perf-3cp
1571 [e]גַּ֚ם
gam
YesConj
5674 [e]עָֽבְר֣וּ
‘ā-ḇə-rū
they surpassV-Qal-Perf-3cp
1697 [e]דִבְרֵי־
ḏiḇ-rê-
the deedsN-mpc
7451 [e]רָ֔ע
rā‘,
of the wickedAdj-ms
1779 [e]דִּ֣ין
dîn
the causeN-ms
3808 [e]לֹא־
lō-
notAdv-NegPrt
1777 [e]דָ֔נוּ
ḏā-nū,
they do pleadV-Qal-Perf-3cp
1779 [e]דִּ֥ין
dîn
the causeN-msc
3490 [e]יָת֖וֹם
yā-ṯō-wm
of the fatherlessN-ms
6743 [e]וְיַצְלִ֑יחוּ
wə-yaṣ-lî-ḥū;
and yet they prosperConj-w | V-Hifil-ConjImperf-3mp
4941 [e]וּמִשְׁפַּ֥ט
ū-miš-paṭ
and the rightConj-w | N-msc
34 [e]אֶבְיוֹנִ֖ים
’eḇ-yō-w-nîm
of the needyN-mp
3808 [e]לֹ֥א
notAdv-NegPrt
8199 [e]שָׁפָֽטוּ׃
šā-p̄ā-ṭū.
they do defendV-Qal-Perf-3cp









Hebrew Texts
ירמיה 5:28 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
שָׁמְנ֣וּ עָשְׁת֗וּ גַּ֚ם עָֽבְר֣וּ דִבְרֵי־רָ֔ע דִּ֣ין לֹא־דָ֔נוּ דִּ֥ין יָתֹ֖ום וְיַצְלִ֑יחוּ וּמִשְׁפַּ֥ט אֶבְיֹונִ֖ים לֹ֥א שָׁפָֽטוּ׃

ירמיה 5:28 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
שמנו עשתו גם עברו דברי־רע דין לא־דנו דין יתום ויצליחו ומשפט אביונים לא שפטו׃

ירמיה 5:28 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
שמנו עשתו גם עברו דברי־רע דין לא־דנו דין יתום ויצליחו ומשפט אביונים לא שפטו׃

ירמיה 5:28 Hebrew Bible
שמנו עשתו גם עברו דברי רע דין לא דנו דין יתום ויצליחו ומשפט אביונים לא שפטו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
'They are fat, they are sleek, They also excel in deeds of wickedness; They do not plead the cause, The cause of the orphan, that they may prosper; And they do not defend the rights of the poor.

King James Bible
They are waxen fat, they shine: yea, they overpass the deeds of the wicked: they judge not the cause, the cause of the fatherless, yet they prosper; and the right of the needy do they not judge.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They have become fat and sleek. They have also excelled in evil matters. They have not taken up cases, such as the case of the fatherless, so they might prosper, and they have not defended the rights of the needy.
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yet.

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