Genesis 19:26
Text Analysis
5027 [e]וַתַּבֵּ֥ט
But lookedConj-w | V-Hifil-ConsecImperf-3fs
802 [e]אִשְׁתּ֖וֹ
his wifeN-fsc | 3ms
310 [e]מֵאַחֲרָ֑יו
backPrep-m | 3ms
1961 [e]וַתְּהִ֖י
and she becameConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3fs
5333 [e]נְצִ֥יב
a pillarN-msc
4417 [e]מֶֽלַח׃
of saltN-ms

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 19:26 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַתַּבֵּ֥ט אִשְׁתֹּ֖ו מֵאַחֲרָ֑יו וַתְּהִ֖י נְצִ֥יב מֶֽלַח׃

בראשית 19:26 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ותבט אשתו מאחריו ותהי נציב מלח׃

בראשית 19:26 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ותבט אשתו מאחריו ותהי נציב מלח׃

בראשית 19:26 Hebrew Bible
ותבט אשתו מאחריו ותהי נציב מלח׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
But his wife, from behind him, looked back, and she became a pillar of salt.

King James Bible
But his wife looked back from behind him, and she became a pillar of salt.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But his wife looked back and became a pillar of salt.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

looked. This unhappy woman, says the Rev. T. Scott, 'looked back,' contrary to God's express command, perhaps with a hope of returning, which latter supposition is favoured by our Lord's words, 'Let him not return back: remember Lot's wife.' She was, therefore, instantaneously struck dead and petrified, and thus remained to after ages a visible monument of the Divine displeasure.

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