Jeremiah 17:23
Text Analysis
3808 [e]וְלֹ֣א
But notConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
8085 [e]שָֽׁמְע֔וּ
they did obeyV-Qal-Perf-3cp
3808 [e]וְלֹ֥א
norConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
5186 [e]הִטּ֖וּ
853 [e]אֶת־
241 [e]אָזְנָ֑ם
their earN-fsc | 3mp
7185 [e]וַיַּקְשׁוּ֙
but made stiffConj-w | V-Hifil-ConsecImperf-3mp
853 [e]אֶת־
6203 [e]עָרְפָּ֔ם
their neckN-msc | 3mp
1115 [e]לְבִלְתִּ֣י
that they might notPrep-l
-Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular V-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
8085 [e](שְׁמ֔וֹעַ)
1115 [e]וּלְבִלְתִּ֖י
norConj-w, Prep-l
3947 [e]קַ֥חַת
4148 [e]מוּסָֽר׃

Hebrew Texts
ירמיה 17:23 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְלֹ֣א שָֽׁמְע֔וּ וְלֹ֥א הִטּ֖וּ אֶת־אָזְנָ֑ם וַיַּקְשׁוּ֙ אֶת־עָרְפָּ֔ם לְבִלְתִּ֣י [שֹׁומֵעַ כ] (שְׁמֹ֔ועַ ק) וּלְבִלְתִּ֖י קַ֥חַת מוּסָֽר׃

ירמיה 17:23 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ולא שמעו ולא הטו את־אזנם ויקשו את־ערפם לבלתי [שומע כ] (שמוע ק) ולבלתי קחת מוסר׃

ירמיה 17:23 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ולא שמעו ולא הטו את־אזנם ויקשו את־ערפם לבלתי [שומע כ] (שמוע ק) ולבלתי קחת מוסר׃

ירמיה 17:23 Hebrew Bible
ולא שמעו ולא הטו את אזנם ויקשו את ערפם לבלתי שומע ולבלתי קחת מוסר׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"Yet they did not listen or incline their ears, but stiffened their necks in order not to listen or take correction.

King James Bible
But they obeyed not, neither inclined their ear, but made their neck stiff, that they might not hear, nor receive instruction.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
They wouldn't listen or pay attention but became obstinate, not listening or accepting discipline.
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