Genesis 27:40
Text Analysis
5921 [e]וְעַל־
And byConj-w | Prep
2719 [e]חַרְבְּךָ֣
your swordN-fsc | 2ms
2421 [e]תִֽחְיֶ֔ה
you shall liveV-Qal-Imperf-2ms
853 [e]וְאֶת־
andConj-w | DirObjM
251 [e]אָחִ֖יךָ
your brotherN-msc | 2ms
5647 [e]תַּעֲבֹ֑ד
you shall serveV-Qal-Imperf-2ms
1961 [e]וְהָיָה֙
and it shall come to passConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3ms
834 [e]כַּאֲשֶׁ֣ר
whenPrep-k | Pro-r
7300 [e]תָּרִ֔יד
you become restlessV-Hifil-Imperf-2ms
6561 [e]וּפָרַקְתָּ֥
that you shall breakConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-2ms
5923 [e]עֻלּ֖וֹ
his yokeN-msc | 3ms
5921 [e]מֵעַ֥ל
6677 [e]צַוָּארֶֽךָ׃
your neckN-msc | 2ms

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 27:40 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְעַל־חַרְבְּךָ֣ תִֽחְיֶ֔ה וְאֶת־אָחִ֖יךָ תַּעֲבֹ֑ד וְהָיָה֙ כַּאֲשֶׁ֣ר תָּרִ֔יד וּפָרַקְתָּ֥ עֻלֹּ֖ו מֵעַ֥ל צַוָּארֶֽךָ׃

בראשית 27:40 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ועל־חרבך תחיה ואת־אחיך תעבד והיה כאשר תריד ופרקת עלו מעל צוארך׃

בראשית 27:40 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ועל־חרבך תחיה ואת־אחיך תעבד והיה כאשר תריד ופרקת עלו מעל צוארך׃

בראשית 27:40 Hebrew Bible
ועל חרבך תחיה ואת אחיך תעבד והיה כאשר תריד ופרקת עלו מעל צוארך׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"By your sword you shall live, And your brother you shall serve; But it shall come about when you become restless, That you will break his yoke from your neck."

King James Bible
And by thy sword shalt thou live, and shalt serve thy brother; and it shall come to pass when thou shalt have the dominion, that thou shalt break his yoke from off thy neck.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You will live by your sword, and you will serve your brother. But when you rebel, you will break his yoke from your neck.
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