Genesis 28:18
Text Analysis
7925 [e]וַיַּשְׁכֵּ֨ם
And rose earlyConj-w | V-Hifil-ConsecImperf-3ms
3290 [e]יַעֲקֹ֜ב
1242 [e]בַּבֹּ֗קֶר
in the morningPrep-b, Art | N-ms
3947 [e]וַיִּקַּ֤ח
and tookConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
853 [e]אֶת־
68 [e]הָאֶ֙בֶן֙
the stoneArt | N-fs
834 [e]אֲשֶׁר־
7760 [e]שָׂ֣ם
he had putV-Qal-Perf-3ms
4763 [e]מְרַֽאֲשֹׁתָ֔יו
under his headN-fpc | 3ms
7760 [e]וַיָּ֥שֶׂם
and set upConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
853 [e]אֹתָ֖הּ
itDirObjM | 3fs
4676 [e]מַצֵּבָ֑ה
as a pillarN-fs
3332 [e]וַיִּצֹ֥ק
and pouredConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
8081 [e]שֶׁ֖מֶן
5921 [e]עַל־
7218 [e]רֹאשָֽׁהּ׃
top of itN-msc | 3fs

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 28:18 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיַּשְׁכֵּ֨ם יַעֲקֹ֜ב בַּבֹּ֗קֶר וַיִּקַּ֤ח אֶת־הָאֶ֙בֶן֙ אֲשֶׁר־שָׂ֣ם מְרַֽאֲשֹׁתָ֔יו וַיָּ֥שֶׂם אֹתָ֖הּ מַצֵּבָ֑ה וַיִּצֹ֥ק שֶׁ֖מֶן עַל־רֹאשָֽׁהּ׃

בראשית 28:18 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
וישכם יעקב בבקר ויקח את־האבן אשר־שם מראשתיו וישם אתה מצבה ויצק שמן על־ראשה׃

בראשית 28:18 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
וישכם יעקב בבקר ויקח את־האבן אשר־שם מראשתיו וישם אתה מצבה ויצק שמן על־ראשה׃

בראשית 28:18 Hebrew Bible
וישכם יעקב בבקר ויקח את האבן אשר שם מראשתיו וישם אתה מצבה ויצק שמן על ראשה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
So Jacob rose early in the morning, and took the stone that he had put under his head and set it up as a pillar and poured oil on its top.

King James Bible
And Jacob rose up early in the morning, and took the stone that he had put for his pillows, and set it up for a pillar, and poured oil upon the top of it.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Early in the morning Jacob took the stone that was near his head and set it up as a marker. He poured oil on top of it
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and took. The practice of setting up stones as a memorial by travellers still exists in Persia, and other parts of the East.

set it.

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