Psalm 12:5
Text Analysis
7701 [e]מִשֹּׁ֥ד
For the oppressionPrep-m | N-msc
6041 [e]עֲנִיִּים֮
of the poorAdj-mp
603 [e]מֵאַנְקַ֪ת
for the groaningPrep-m | N-fsc
34 [e]אֶבְי֫וֹנִ֥ים
of the needyN-mp
6258 [e]עַתָּ֣ה
6965 [e]אָ֭קוּם
I will ariseV-Qal-Imperf-1cs
559 [e]יֹאמַ֣ר
3068 [e]יְהוָ֑ה
7896 [e]אָשִׁ֥ית
I will set [him]V-Qal-Imperf-1cs
3468 [e]בְּ֝יֵ֗שַׁע
in the safetyPrep-b | N-ms
6315 [e]יָפִ֥יחַֽ
for which yearnsV-Hifil-Imperf-3ms
hePrep | 3ms

Hebrew Texts
תהילים 12:5 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
מִשֹּׁ֥ד עֲנִיִּים֮ מֵאַנְקַ֪ת אֶבְיֹ֫ונִ֥ים עַתָּ֣ה אָ֭קוּם יֹאמַ֣ר יְהוָ֑ה אָשִׁ֥ית בְּ֝יֵ֗שַׁע יָפִ֥יחַֽ לֹֽו׃

תהילים 12:5 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
משד עניים מאנקת אביונים עתה אקום יאמר יהוה אשית בישע יפיח לו׃

תהילים 12:5 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
משד עניים מאנקת אביונים עתה אקום יאמר יהוה אשית בישע יפיח לו׃

תהילים 12:5 Hebrew Bible
משד עניים מאנקת אביונים עתה אקום יאמר יהוה אשית בישע יפיח לו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"Because of the devastation of the afflicted, because of the groaning of the needy, Now I will arise," says the LORD; "I will set him in the safety for which he longs."

King James Bible
For the oppression of the poor, for the sighing of the needy, now will I arise, saith the LORD; I will set him in safety from him that puffeth at him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Because of the oppression of the afflicted and the groaning of the poor, I will now rise up," says the LORD." I will put the one who longs for it in a safe place."
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