Genesis 31:46
Text Analysis
559 [e]וַיֹּ֨אמֶר
And saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3290 [e]יַעֲקֹ֤ב
251 [e]לְאֶחָיו֙
to his brothersPrep-l | N-mpc | 3ms
3950 [e]לִקְט֣וּ
68 [e]אֲבָנִ֔ים
3947 [e]וַיִּקְח֥וּ
And they tookConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
68 [e]אֲבָנִ֖ים
6213 [e]וַיַּֽעֲשׂוּ־
and madeConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
1530 [e]גָ֑ל
a heapN-ms
398 [e]וַיֹּ֥אכְלוּ
and they ateConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
8033 [e]שָׁ֖ם
5921 [e]עַל־
1530 [e]הַגָּֽל׃
the heapArt | N-ms

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 31:46 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיֹּ֨אמֶר יַעֲקֹ֤ב לְאֶחָיו֙ לִקְט֣וּ אֲבָנִ֔ים וַיִּקְח֥וּ אֲבָנִ֖ים וַיַּֽעֲשׂוּ־גָ֑ל וַיֹּ֥אכְלוּ שָׁ֖ם עַל־הַגָּֽל׃

בראשית 31:46 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויאמר יעקב לאחיו לקטו אבנים ויקחו אבנים ויעשו־גל ויאכלו שם על־הגל׃

בראשית 31:46 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויאמר יעקב לאחיו לקטו אבנים ויקחו אבנים ויעשו־גל ויאכלו שם על־הגל׃

בראשית 31:46 Hebrew Bible
ויאמר יעקב לאחיו לקטו אבנים ויקחו אבנים ויעשו גל ויאכלו שם על הגל׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Jacob said to his kinsmen, "Gather stones." So they took stones and made a heap, and they ate there by the heap.

King James Bible
And Jacob said unto his brethren, Gather stones; and they took stones, and made an heap: and they did eat there upon the heap.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then Jacob said to his relatives, "Gather stones." And they took stones and made a mound, then ate there by the mound.
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