Amos 7:2
Text Analysis
1961 [e]וְהָיָ֗ה
And so it wasConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3ms
518 [e]אִם־
3615 [e]כִּלָּה֙
they had finishedV-Piel-Perf-3ms
398 [e]לֶֽאֱכוֹל֙
eatingPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
853 [e]אֶת־
6212 [e]עֵ֣שֶׂב
the grassN-msc
776 [e]הָאָ֔רֶץ
of the landArt | N-fs
559 [e]וָאֹמַ֗ר
that I saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-1cs
136 [e]אֲדֹנָ֤י
3068 [e]יְהוִה֙
5545 [e]סְֽלַֽח־
4994 [e]נָ֔א
I prayInterjection
4310 [e]מִ֥י
[By] whomInterrog
6965 [e]יָק֖וּם
may standV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
3290 [e]יַֽעֲקֹ֑ב
3588 [e]כִּ֥י
6996 [e]קָטֹ֖ן
1931 [e]הֽוּא׃
he [is]Pro-3ms

Hebrew Texts
עמוס 7:2 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְהָיָ֗ה אִם־כִּלָּה֙ לֶֽאֱכֹול֙ אֶת־עֵ֣שֶׂב הָאָ֔רֶץ וָאֹמַ֗ר אֲדֹנָ֤י יְהוִה֙ סְֽלַֽח־נָ֔א מִ֥י יָק֖וּם יַֽעֲקֹ֑ב כִּ֥י קָטֹ֖ן הֽוּא׃

עמוס 7:2 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
והיה אם־כלה לאכול את־עשב הארץ ואמר אדני יהוה סלח־נא מי יקום יעקב כי קטן הוא׃

עמוס 7:2 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
והיה אם־כלה לאכול את־עשב הארץ ואמר אדני יהוה סלח־נא מי יקום יעקב כי קטן הוא׃

עמוס 7:2 Hebrew Bible
והיה אם כלה לאכול את עשב הארץ ואמר אדני יהוה סלח נא מי יקום יעקב כי קטן הוא׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
And it came about, when it had finished eating the vegetation of the land, that I said, "Lord GOD, please pardon! How can Jacob stand, For he is small?"

King James Bible
And it came to pass, that when they had made an end of eating the grass of the land, then I said, O Lord GOD, forgive, I beseech thee: by whom shall Jacob arise? for he is small.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When the locusts finished eating the vegetation of the land, I said, "Lord GOD, please forgive! How will Jacob survive since he is so small?"
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