Lamentations 1:19
Text Analysis
7121 [e]קָרָ֤אתִי
I calledV-Qal-Perf-1cs
157 [e]לַֽמְאַהֲבַי֙
for my loversPrep-l, Art | V-Piel-Prtcpl-mpc | 1cs
1992 [e]הֵ֣מָּה
7411 [e]רִמּ֔וּנִי
[But] deceived meV-Piel-Perf-3cp | 1cs
3548 [e]כֹּהֲנַ֥י
My priestsN-mpc | 1cs
2205 [e]וּזְקֵנַ֖י
and my eldersConj-w | Adj-mpc | 1cs
5892 [e]בָּעִ֣יר
in the cityPrep-b, Art | N-fs
1478 [e]גָּוָ֑עוּ
Breathed their lastV-Qal-Perf-3cp
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
1245 [e]בִקְשׁ֥וּ
400 [e]אֹ֙כֶל֙
theyPrep | 3mp
7725 [e]וְיָשִׁ֖יבוּ
and to restoreConj-w | V-Hifil-ConjImperf-3mp
853 [e]אֶת־
5315 [e]נַפְשָֽׁם׃
their lifeN-fsc | 3mp

Hebrew Texts
איכה 1:19 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
קָרָ֤אתִי לַֽמְאַהֲבַי֙ הֵ֣מָּה רִמּ֔וּנִי כֹּהֲנַ֥י וּזְקֵנַ֖י בָּעִ֣יר גָּוָ֑עוּ כִּֽי־בִקְשׁ֥וּ אֹ֙כֶל֙ לָ֔מֹו וְיָשִׁ֖יבוּ אֶת־נַפְשָֽׁם׃ ס

איכה 1:19 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
קראתי למאהבי המה רמוני כהני וזקני בעיר גועו כי־בקשו אכל למו וישיבו את־נפשם׃ ס

איכה 1:19 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
קראתי למאהבי המה רמוני כהני וזקני בעיר גועו כי־בקשו אכל למו וישיבו את־נפשם׃ ס

איכה 1:19 Hebrew Bible
קראתי למאהבי המה רמוני כהני וזקני בעיר גועו כי בקשו אכל למו וישיבו את נפשם׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"I called to my lovers, but they deceived me; My priests and my elders perished in the city While they sought food to restore their strength themselves.

King James Bible
I called for my lovers, but they deceived me: my priests and mine elders gave up the ghost in the city, while they sought their meat to relieve their souls.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I called to my lovers, but they betrayed me. My priests and elders perished in the city while searching for food to keep themselves alive.
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