Genesis 37:3
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
3478 [e]וְיִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל
wə-yiś-rā-’êl,
And IsraelConj-w | N-proper-ms
157 [e]אָהַ֤ב
’ā-haḇ
lovedV-Qal-Perf-3ms
853 [e]אֶת־
’eṯ-
-DirObjM
3130 [e]יוֹסֵף֙
yō-w-sêp̄
JosephN-proper-ms
3605 [e]מִכָּל־
mik-kāl
more than allPrep-m | N-msc
1121 [e]בָּנָ֔יו
bā-nāw,
his childrenN-mpc | 3ms
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
kî-
becauseConj
1121 [e]בֶן־
ḇen-
the sonN-msc
2208 [e]זְקֻנִ֥ים
zə-qu-nîm
of old ageN-mp
1931 [e]ה֖וּא
he [was]Pro-3ms
  ל֑וֹ
lōw;
unto himPrep | 3ms
6213 [e]וְעָ֥שָׂה
wə-‘ā-śāh
and he madeConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-3ms
  ל֖וֹ
lōw
himPrep | 3ms
3801 [e]כְּתֹ֥נֶת
kə-ṯō-neṯ
a robeN-fsc
6446 [e]פַּסִּֽים׃
pas-sîm.
of [many] colorsN-mp









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 37:3 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְיִשְׂרָאֵ֗ל אָהַ֤ב אֶת־יֹוסֵף֙ מִכָּל־בָּנָ֔יו כִּֽי־בֶן־זְקֻנִ֥ים ה֖וּא לֹ֑ו וְעָ֥שָׂה לֹ֖ו כְּתֹ֥נֶת פַּסִּֽים׃

בראשית 37:3 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
וישראל אהב את־יוסף מכל־בניו כי־בן־זקנים הוא לו ועשה לו כתנת פסים׃

בראשית 37:3 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
וישראל אהב את־יוסף מכל־בניו כי־בן־זקנים הוא לו ועשה לו כתנת פסים׃

בראשית 37:3 Hebrew Bible
וישראל אהב את יוסף מכל בניו כי בן זקנים הוא לו ועשה לו כתנת פסים׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Now Israel loved Joseph more than all his sons, because he was the son of his old age; and he made him a varicolored tunic.

King James Bible
Now Israel loved Joseph more than all his children, because he was the son of his old age: and he made him a coat of many colours.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Now Israel loved Joseph more than his other sons because Joseph was a son born to him in his old age, and he made a robe of many colors for him.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

loved.

John 3:35 The Father loves the Son, and has given all things into his hand.

John 13:22,23 Then the disciples looked one on another, doubting of whom he spoke…

son.

Genesis 44:20-30 And we said to my lord, We have a father, an old man, and a child …

a coat.

Genesis 37:23,32 And it came to pass, when Joseph was come to his brothers, that they …

Judges 5:30 Have they not sped? have they not divided the prey; to every man …

2 Samuel 13:18 And she had a garment of divers colors on her: for with such robes …

Psalm 45:13,14 The king's daughter is all glorious within: her clothing is of worked gold…

Ezekiel 16:16 And of your garments you did take, and decked your high places with …

colours. {Kethoneth passim}, a coat made of stripes of different coloured cloth.

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