Ecclesiastes 2:7
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
7069 [e]קָנִ֙יתִי֙
qā-nî-ṯî
I acquiredV-Qal-Perf-1cs
5650 [e]עֲבָדִ֣ים
‘ă-ḇā-ḏîm
maleN-mp
8198 [e]וּשְׁפָח֔וֹת
ū-šə-p̄ā-ḥō-wṯ,
and maidservantsConj-w | N-fp
1121 [e]וּבְנֵי־
ū-ḇə-nê-
and servants inConj-w | N-mpc
1004 [e]בַ֖יִת
ḇa-yiṯ
houseN-ms
1961 [e]הָ֣יָה
hā-yāh
had bornV-Qal-Perf-3ms
  לִ֑י
lî;
myPrep | 1cs
1571 [e]גַּ֣ם
gam
YesConj
4735 [e]מִקְנֶה֩
miq-neh
possessionsN-ms
1241 [e]בָקָ֨ר
ḇā-qār
of herdsN-ms
6629 [e]וָצֹ֤אן
wā-ṣōn
and flocksConj-w | N-cs
7235 [e]הַרְבֵּה֙
har-bêh
greaterV-Hifil-InfAbs
1961 [e]הָ֣יָה
hā-yāh
IV-Qal-Perf-3ms
  לִ֔י
lî,
hadPrep | 1cs
3605 [e]מִכֹּ֛ל
mik-kōl
than allPrep-m | N-ms
1961 [e]שֶֽׁהָי֥וּ
še-hā-yū
who werePro-r | V-Qal-Perf-3cp
6440 [e]לְפָנַ֖י
lə-p̄ā-nay
before mePrep-l | N-mpc | 1cs
3389 [e]בִּירוּשָׁלִָֽם׃
bî-rū-šā-lim.
in JerusalemPrep-b | N-proper-fs









Hebrew Texts
קהלת 2:7 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
קָנִ֙יתִי֙ עֲבָדִ֣ים וּשְׁפָחֹ֔ות וּבְנֵי־בַ֖יִת הָ֣יָה לִ֑י גַּ֣ם מִקְנֶה֩ בָקָ֨ר וָצֹ֤אן הַרְבֵּה֙ הָ֣יָה לִ֔י מִכֹּ֛ל שֶֽׁהָי֥וּ לְפָנַ֖י בִּירוּשָׁלִָֽם׃

קהלת 2:7 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
קניתי עבדים ושפחות ובני־בית היה לי גם מקנה בקר וצאן הרבה היה לי מכל שהיו לפני בירושלם׃

קהלת 2:7 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
קניתי עבדים ושפחות ובני־בית היה לי גם מקנה בקר וצאן הרבה היה לי מכל שהיו לפני בירושלם׃

קהלת 2:7 Hebrew Bible
קניתי עבדים ושפחות ובני בית היה לי גם מקנה בקר וצאן הרבה היה לי מכל שהיו לפני בירושלם׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
I bought male and female slaves and I had homeborn slaves. Also I possessed flocks and herds larger than all who preceded me in Jerusalem.

King James Bible
I got me servants and maidens, and had servants born in my house; also I had great possessions of great and small cattle above all that were in Jerusalem before me:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I acquired male and female servants and had slaves who were born in my house. I also owned many herds of cattle and flocks, more than all who were before me in Jerusalem.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

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and

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servants born in my house or sons of my house

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