[הֲתָעוּף כ] (הֲתָ֤עִיף ק) עֵינֶ֥יךָ בֹּ֗ו וְֽאֵ֫ינֶ֥נּוּ כִּ֤י עָשֹׂ֣ה יַעֲשֶׂה־ לֹּ֣ו כְנָפַ֑יִם כְּ֝נֶ֗שֶׁר [וְעָיֵף כ] (יָע֥וּף ק) הַשָּׁמָֽיִם׃ פ
KJV with Strong's
Wilt thou set thine eyes upon that which is not for riches certainly make themselves wings they fly away as an eagle toward heaven
משלי 23:5 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
[הֲתָעוּף כ] (הֲתָ֤עִיף ק) עֵינֶ֥יךָ בֹּ֗ו וְֽאֵ֫ינֶ֥נּוּ כִּ֤י עָשֹׂ֣ה יַעֲשֶׂה־לֹּ֣ו כְנָפַ֑יִם כְּ֝נֶ֗שֶׁר [וְעָיֵף כ] (יָע֥וּף ק) הַשָּׁמָֽיִם׃ פ
משלי 23:5 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
משלי 23:5 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
משלי 23:5 Hebrew Bible
Parallel VersesNew American Standard Bible
When you set your eyes on it, it is gone. For wealth certainly makes itself wings Like an eagle that flies toward the heavens.
King James Bible
Wilt thou set thine eyes upon that which is not? for riches certainly make themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven.
Holman Christian Standard Bible
As soon as your eyes fly to it, it disappears, for it makes wings for itself and flies like an eagle to the sky.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
set thine eyes upon or 'He expresses it in such a way says Abp Tillotson, 'as if a rich man sat brooding over an estate till it was fledged, and gotten itself wings to fly away.'
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