Genesis 32:29
Text Analysis
7592 [e]וַיִּשְׁאַ֣ל
And askedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3290 [e]יַעֲקֹ֗ב
559 [e]וַיֹּ֙אמֶר֙
and saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
5046 [e]הַגִּֽידָה־
Tell [me]V-Hifil-Imp-ms | 3fs
4994 [e]נָּ֣א
8034 [e]שְׁמֶ֔ךָ
Your nameN-msc | 2ms
559 [e]וַיֹּ֕אמֶר
And He saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
4100 [e]לָ֥מָּה
2088 [e]זֶּ֖ה
7592 [e]תִּשְׁאַ֣ל
do you askV-Qal-Imperf-2ms
8034 [e]לִשְׁמִ֑י
about My namePrep-l | N-msc | 1cs
1288 [e]וַיְבָ֥רֶךְ
and He blessedConj-w | V-Piel-ConsecImperf-3ms
853 [e]אֹת֖וֹ
himDirObjM | 3ms
8033 [e]שָֽׁם׃

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 32:29 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיִּשְׁאַ֣ל יַעֲקֹ֗ב וַיֹּ֙אמֶר֙ הַגִּֽידָה־נָּ֣א שְׁמֶ֔ךָ וַיֹּ֕אמֶר לָ֥מָּה זֶּ֖ה תִּשְׁאַ֣ל לִשְׁמִ֑י וַיְבָ֥רֶךְ אֹתֹ֖ו שָֽׁם׃

בראשית 32:29 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
וישאל יעקב ויאמר הגידה־נא שמך ויאמר למה זה תשאל לשמי ויברך אתו שם׃

בראשית 32:29 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
וישאל יעקב ויאמר הגידה־נא שמך ויאמר למה זה תשאל לשמי ויברך אתו שם׃

בראשית 32:29 Hebrew Bible
וישאל יעקב ויאמר הגידה נא שמך ויאמר למה זה תשאל לשמי ויברך אתו שם׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then Jacob asked him and said, "Please tell me your name." But he said, "Why is it that you ask my name?" And he blessed him there.

King James Bible
And Jacob asked him, and said, Tell me, I pray thee, thy name. And he said, Wherefore is it that thou dost ask after my name? And he blessed him there.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then Jacob asked Him, "Please tell me Your name." But He answered, "Why do you ask My name?" And He blessed him there.
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