Isaiah 56:10
Text Analysis
-Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person common plural V-Qal-Perf-3cp
6822 [e](צֹפָ֞יו)
His watchmen [are]V-Qal-Prtcpl-mpc | 3ms
5787 [e]עִוְרִ֤ים
3605 [e]כֻּלָּם֙
they are allN-msc | 3mp
3808 [e]לֹ֣א
3045 [e]יָדָ֔עוּ
3605 [e]כֻּלָּם֙
they [are] allN-msc | 3mp
3611 [e]כְּלָבִ֣ים
483 [e]אִלְּמִ֔ים
3808 [e]לֹ֥א
3201 [e]יוּכְל֖וּ
5024 [e]לִנְבֹּ֑חַ
barkPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
1957 [e]הֹזִים֙
7901 [e]שֹֽׁכְבִ֔ים
lying downV-Qal-Prtcpl-mp
157 [e]אֹהֲבֵ֖י
5123 [e]לָנֽוּם׃
to slumberPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf

Hebrew Texts
ישעה 56:10 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
[צָפוּ כ] (צֹפָ֞יו ק) עִוְרִ֤ים כֻּלָּם֙ לֹ֣א יָדָ֔עוּ כֻּלָּם֙ כְּלָבִ֣ים אִלְּמִ֔ים לֹ֥א יוּכְל֖וּ לִנְבֹּ֑חַ הֹזִים֙ שֹֽׁכְבִ֔ים אֹהֲבֵ֖י לָנֽוּם׃

ישעה 56:10 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
[צפו כ] (צפיו ק) עורים כלם לא ידעו כלם כלבים אלמים לא יוכלו לנבח הזים שכבים אהבי לנום׃

ישעה 56:10 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
[צפו כ] (צפיו ק) עורים כלם לא ידעו כלם כלבים אלמים לא יוכלו לנבח הזים שכבים אהבי לנום׃

ישעה 56:10 Hebrew Bible
צפו עורים כלם לא ידעו כלם כלבים אלמים לא יוכלו לנבח הזים שכבים אהבי לנום׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
His watchmen are blind, All of them know nothing. All of them are mute dogs unable to bark, Dreamers lying down, who love to slumber;

King James Bible
His watchmen are blind: they are all ignorant, they are all dumb dogs, they cannot bark; sleeping, lying down, loving to slumber.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Israel's watchmen are blind, all of them, they know nothing; all of them are mute dogs, they cannot bark; they dream, lie down, and love to sleep.
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