Numbers 32:16
Text Analysis
5066 [e]וַיִּגְּשׁ֤וּ
And they came nearConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
413 [e]אֵלָיו֙
to himPrep | 3ms
559 [e]וַ֣יֹּאמְר֔וּ
and saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
1448 [e]גִּדְרֹ֥ת
6629 [e]צֹ֛אן
for sheepN-cs
1129 [e]נִבְנֶ֥ה
we will buildV-Qal-Imperf-1cp
4735 [e]לְמִקְנֵ֖נוּ
for our livestockPrep-l | N-msc | 1cp
6311 [e]פֹּ֑ה
5892 [e]וְעָרִ֖ים
and citiesConj-w | N-fp
2945 [e]לְטַפֵּֽנוּ׃
for our little onesPrep-l | N-msc | 1cp

Hebrew Texts
במדבר 32:16 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיִּגְּשׁ֤וּ אֵלָיו֙ וַ֣יֹּאמְר֔וּ גִּדְרֹ֥ת צֹ֛אן נִבְנֶ֥ה לְמִקְנֵ֖נוּ פֹּ֑ה וְעָרִ֖ים לְטַפֵּֽנוּ׃

במדבר 32:16 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויגשו אליו ויאמרו גדרת צאן נבנה למקננו פה וערים לטפנו׃

במדבר 32:16 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויגשו אליו ויאמרו גדרת צאן נבנה למקננו פה וערים לטפנו׃

במדבר 32:16 Hebrew Bible
ויגשו אליו ויאמרו גדרת צאן נבנה למקננו פה וערים לטפנו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then they came near to him and said, "We will build here sheepfolds for our livestock and cities for our little ones;

King James Bible
And they came near unto him, and said, We will build sheepfolds here for our cattle, and cities for our little ones:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then they approached him and said, "We want to build sheepfolds here for our livestock and cities for our dependents.
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