Jeremiah 6:16
Text Analysis
3541 [e]כֹּ֣ה
559 [e]אָמַ֣ר
3068 [e]יְהוָ֡ה
5975 [e]עִמְדוּ֩
5921 [e]עַל־
1870 [e]דְּרָכִ֨ים
the waysN-cp
7200 [e]וּרְא֜וּ
and seeConj-w | V-Qal-Imp-mp
7592 [e]וְשַׁאֲל֣וּ ׀
and askConj-w | V-Qal-Imp-mp
5410 [e]לִנְתִב֣וֹת
for the pathsPrep-l | N-fpc
5769 [e]עוֹלָ֗ם
335 [e]אֵי־
where [is]Interrog
2088 [e]זֶ֨ה
1870 [e]דֶ֤רֶךְ
2896 [e]הַטּוֹב֙
the goodArt | Adj-ms
1980 [e]וּלְכוּ־
and walkConj-w | V-Qal-Imp-mp
in itPrep | 3fs
4672 [e]וּמִצְא֥וּ
and you will findConj-w | V-Qal-Imp-mp
4771 [e]מַרְגּ֖וֹעַ
5315 [e]לְנַפְשְׁכֶ֑ם
for your soulsPrep-l | N-fsc | 2mp
559 [e]וַיֹּאמְר֖וּ
But they saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
3808 [e]לֹ֥א
1980 [e]נֵלֵֽךְ׃
we will walk [in it]V-Qal-Imperf-1cp

Hebrew Texts
ירמיה 6:16 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
כֹּ֣ה אָמַ֣ר יְהוָ֡ה עִמְדוּ֩ עַל־דְּרָכִ֨ים וּרְא֜וּ וְשַׁאֲל֣וּ ׀ לִנְתִבֹ֣ות עֹולָ֗ם אֵי־זֶ֨ה דֶ֤רֶךְ הַטֹּוב֙ וּלְכוּ־בָ֔הּ וּמִצְא֥וּ מַרְגֹּ֖ועַ לְנַפְשְׁכֶ֑ם וַיֹּאמְר֖וּ לֹ֥א נֵלֵֽךְ׃

ירמיה 6:16 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
כה אמר יהוה עמדו על־דרכים וראו ושאלו ׀ לנתבות עולם אי־זה דרך הטוב ולכו־בה ומצאו מרגוע לנפשכם ויאמרו לא נלך׃

ירמיה 6:16 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
כה אמר יהוה עמדו על־דרכים וראו ושאלו ׀ לנתבות עולם אי־זה דרך הטוב ולכו־בה ומצאו מרגוע לנפשכם ויאמרו לא נלך׃

ירמיה 6:16 Hebrew Bible
כה אמר יהוה עמדו על דרכים וראו ושאלו לנתבות עולם אי זה דרך הטוב ולכו בה ומצאו מרגוע לנפשכם ויאמרו לא נלך׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Thus says the LORD, "Stand by the ways and see and ask for the ancient paths, Where the good way is, and walk in it; And you will find rest for your souls. But they said, 'We will not walk in it.'

King James Bible
Thus saith the LORD, Stand ye in the ways, and see, and ask for the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and ye shall find rest for your souls. But they said, We will not walk therein.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
This is what the LORD says: Stand by the roadways and look. Ask about the ancient paths: Which is the way to what is good? Then take it and find rest for yourselves. But they protested, "We won't!"
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