Jonah 4:6
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
4487 [e]וַיְמַ֣ן
way-man
And preparedConj-w | V-Piel-ConsecImperf-3ms
3068 [e]יְהוָֽה־
Yah-weh-
YahwehN-proper-ms
430 [e]אֱ֠לֹהִים
’ĕ-lō-hîm
GodN-mp
7021 [e]קִיקָי֞וֹן
qî-qā-yō-wn
a plantN-ms
5927 [e]וַיַּ֣עַל ׀
way-ya-‘al
and made it come upConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
5921 [e]מֵעַ֣ל
mê-‘al
overPrep-m
3124 [e]לְיוֹנָ֗ה
lə-yō-w-nāh,
over JonahPrep-l | N-proper-ms
1961 [e]לִֽהְי֥וֹת
lih-yō-wṯ
that it might bePrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
6738 [e]צֵל֙
ṣêl
shadeN-ms
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
forPrep
7218 [e]רֹאשׁ֔וֹ
rō-šōw,
his headN-msc | 3ms
5337 [e]לְהַצִּ֥יל
lə-haṣ-ṣîl
to deliverPrep-l | V-Hifil-Inf
  ל֖וֹ
lōw
himPrep | 3ms
7451 [e]מֵרָֽעָת֑וֹ
mê-rā-‘ā-ṯōw;
from his miseryPrep-m | N-fsc | 3ms
8055 [e]וַיִּשְׂמַ֥ח
way-yiś-maḥ
So was gratefulConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3124 [e]יוֹנָ֛ה
yō-w-nāh
JonahN-proper-ms
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
forPrep
7021 [e]הַקִּֽיקָי֖וֹן
haq-qî-qā-yō-wn
the plantArt | N-ms
8056 [e]שִׂמְחָ֥ה
śim-ḥāh
gladN-fs
1419 [e]גְדוֹלָֽה׃
ḡə-ḏō-w-lāh.
veryAdj-fs









Hebrew Texts
יונה 4:6 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיְמַ֣ן יְהוָֽה־אֱ֠לֹהִים קִיקָיֹ֞ון וַיַּ֣עַל ׀ מֵעַ֣ל לְיֹונָ֗ה לִֽהְיֹ֥ות צֵל֙ עַל־רֹאשֹׁ֔ו לְהַצִּ֥יל לֹ֖ו מֵרָֽעָתֹ֑ו וַיִּשְׂמַ֥ח יֹונָ֛ה עַל־הַקִּֽיקָיֹ֖ון שִׂמְחָ֥ה גְדֹולָֽה׃

יונה 4:6 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
וימן יהוה־אלהים קיקיון ויעל ׀ מעל ליונה להיות צל על־ראשו להציל לו מרעתו וישמח יונה על־הקיקיון שמחה גדולה׃

יונה 4:6 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
וימן יהוה־אלהים קיקיון ויעל ׀ מעל ליונה להיות צל על־ראשו להציל לו מרעתו וישמח יונה על־הקיקיון שמחה גדולה׃

יונה 4:6 Hebrew Bible
וימן יהוה אלהים קיקיון ויעל מעל ליונה להיות צל על ראשו להציל לו מרעתו וישמח יונה על הקיקיון שמחה גדולה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
So the LORD God appointed a plant and it grew up over Jonah to be a shade over his head to deliver him from his discomfort. And Jonah was extremely happy about the plant.

King James Bible
And the LORD God prepared a gourd, and made it to come up over Jonah, that it might be a shadow over his head, to deliver him from his grief. So Jonah was exceeding glad of the gourd.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then the LORD God appointed a plant, and it grew up to provide shade over Jonah's head to ease his discomfort. Jonah was greatly pleased with the plant.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the Lord.

Jonah 1:17 Now the LORD had prepared a great fish to swallow up Jonah. And Jonah …

Psalm 103:10-14 He has not dealt with us after our sins; nor rewarded us according …

gourd. or, palmcrist. Heb. Kikajon. [Qiyqayown <07021>,] probably the palma Christi, called {kiki,} or {kouki,} by the Egyptians, and {Elkherod} by the Arabs, from which caster oil is extracted. It is as large as the olive tree, has leaves like those of a vine, sometimes as broad as the brim of a hat, and is of very quick growth.

So.

Esther 5:9 Then went Haman forth that day joyful and with a glad heart: but …

Proverbs 23:5 Will you set your eyes on that which is not? for riches certainly …

Isaiah 39:2 And Hezekiah was glad of them, and showed them the house of his precious …

Amos 6:13 You which rejoice in a thing of nothing, which say, Have we not taken …

Luke 10:20 Notwithstanding in this rejoice not, that the spirits are subject …

1 Corinthians 7:30 And they that weep, as though they wept not; and they that rejoice, …

was exceeding glad. Heb. rejoiced with great joy.

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