Genesis 42:12
Text Analysis
559 [e]וַיֹּ֖אמֶר
But he saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
413 [e]אֲלֵהֶ֑ם
to themPrep | 3mp
3808 [e]לֹ֕א
3588 [e]כִּֽי־
6172 [e]עֶרְוַ֥ת
the nakednessN-fsc
776 [e]הָאָ֖רֶץ
of the landArt | N-fs
935 [e]בָּאתֶ֥ם
you have comeV-Qal-Perf-2mp
7200 [e]לִרְאֽוֹת׃
to seePrep-l | V-Qal-Inf

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 42:12 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיֹּ֖אמֶר אֲלֵהֶ֑ם לֹ֕א כִּֽי־עֶרְוַ֥ת הָאָ֖רֶץ בָּאתֶ֥ם לִרְאֹֽות׃

בראשית 42:12 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויאמר אלהם לא כי־ערות הארץ באתם לראות׃

בראשית 42:12 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויאמר אלהם לא כי־ערות הארץ באתם לראות׃

בראשית 42:12 Hebrew Bible
ויאמר אלהם לא כי ערות הארץ באתם לראות׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Yet he said to them, "No, but you have come to look at the undefended parts of our land!"

King James Bible
And he said unto them, Nay, but to see the nakedness of the land ye are come.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
No," he said to them. "You have come to see the weakness of the land."
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