Nehemiah 5:9
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
  [ויאמר]
[way-yō-mer
-Conjunctive waw :: Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular Conj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
 
ḵ]
 
559 [e](וָאוֹמַ֕ר‪‬‪‬)
(wā-’ō-w-mar
Then I saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-1cs
 
q)
 
3808 [e]לֹא־
lō-
notAdv-NegPrt
2896 [e]ט֥וֹב
ṭō-wḇ
[is] goodAdj-ms
1697 [e]הַדָּבָ֖ר
had-dā-ḇār
thatArt | N-ms
834 [e]אֲשֶׁר־
’ă-šer-
whatPro-r
859 [e]אַתֶּ֣ם
’at-tem
youPro-2mp
6213 [e]עֹשִׂ֑ים
‘ō-śîm;
are doingV-Qal-Prtcpl-mp
3808 [e]הֲל֞וֹא
hă-lō-w
Should notAdv-NegPrt
3374 [e]בְּיִרְאַ֤ת
bə-yir-’aṯ
in the fearPrep-b | N-fsc
430 [e]אֱלֹהֵ֙ינוּ֙
’ĕ-lō-hê-nū
of our GodN-mpc | 1cp
1980 [e]תֵּלֵ֔כוּ
tê-lê-ḵū,
you walkV-Qal-Imperf-2mp
2781 [e]מֵחֶרְפַּ֖ת
mê-ḥer-paṯ
because of the reproachPrep-m | N-fsc
1471 [e]הַגּוֹיִ֥ם
hag-gō-w-yim
of the nationsArt | N-mp
341 [e]אוֹיְבֵֽינוּ׃
’ō-wy-ḇê-nū.
our enemiesV-Qal-Prtcpl-mpc | 1cp









Hebrew Texts
נחמיה 5:9 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
[וַיֹּאמֶר כ] (וָאֹומַ֕ר ק) לֹא־טֹ֥וב הַדָּבָ֖ר אֲשֶׁר־אַתֶּ֣ם עֹשִׂ֑ים הֲלֹ֞וא בְּיִרְאַ֤ת אֱלֹהֵ֙ינוּ֙ תֵּלֵ֔כוּ מֵחֶרְפַּ֖ת הַגֹּויִ֥ם אֹויְבֵֽינוּ׃

נחמיה 5:9 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
[ויאמר כ] (ואומר ק) לא־טוב הדבר אשר־אתם עשים הלוא ביראת אלהינו תלכו מחרפת הגוים אויבינו׃

נחמיה 5:9 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
[ויאמר כ] (ואומר ק) לא־טוב הדבר אשר־אתם עשים הלוא ביראת אלהינו תלכו מחרפת הגוים אויבינו׃

נחמיה 5:9 Hebrew Bible
ויאמר לא טוב הדבר אשר אתם עשים הלוא ביראת אלהינו תלכו מחרפת הגוים אויבינו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Again I said, "The thing which you are doing is not good; should you not walk in the fear of our God because of the reproach of the nations, our enemies?

King James Bible
Also I said, It is not good that ye do: ought ye not to walk in the fear of our God because of the reproach of the heathen our enemies?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then I said, "What you are doing isn't right. Shouldn't you walk in the fear of our God and not invite the reproach of our foreign enemies?
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