Lamentations 2:8
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
2803 [e]חָשַׁ֨ב
ḥā-šaḇ
Has purposedV-Qal-Perf-3ms
3068 [e]יְהוָ֤ה ׀
Yah-weh
YahwehN-proper-ms
7843 [e]לְהַשְׁחִית֙
lə-haš-ḥîṯ
to destroyPrep-l | V-Hifil-Inf
2346 [e]חוֹמַ֣ת
ḥō-w-maṯ
the wallN-fsc
1323 [e]בַּת־
baṯ-
of the daughterN-fsc
6726 [e]צִיּ֔וֹן
ṣî-yō-wn,
of ZionN-proper-fs
5186 [e]נָ֣טָה
nā-ṭāh
He has stretched outV-Qal-Perf-3ms
6957 [e]קָ֔ו
qāw,
a lineN-ms
3808 [e]לֹא־
lō-
notAdv-NegPrt
7725 [e]הֵשִׁ֥יב
hê-šîḇ
He has withdrawnV-Hifil-Perf-3ms
3027 [e]יָד֖וֹ
yā-ḏōw
His handN-fsc | 3ms
1104 [e]מִבַּלֵּ֑עַ
mib-bal-lê-a‘;
from destroyingPrep-m | V-Piel-Inf
56 [e]וַיַּֽאֲבֶל־
way-ya-’ă-ḇel-
therefore He has caused to lamentConj-w | V-Hifil-ConsecImperf-3ms
2426 [e]חֵ֥ל
ḥêl
the rampartN-ms
2346 [e]וְחוֹמָ֖ה
wə-ḥō-w-māh
and wallConj-w | N-fs
3162 [e]יַחְדָּ֥ו
yaḥ-dāw
togetherAdv
535 [e]אֻמְלָֽלוּ׃
’um-lā-lū.
they languishedV-Pual-Perf-3cp
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Hebrew Texts
איכה 2:8 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
חָשַׁ֨ב יְהוָ֤ה ׀ לְהַשְׁחִית֙ חֹומַ֣ת בַּת־צִיֹּ֔ון נָ֣טָה קָ֔ו לֹא־הֵשִׁ֥יב יָדֹ֖ו מִבַּלֵּ֑עַ וַיַּֽאֲבֶל־חֵ֥ל וְחֹומָ֖ה יַחְדָּ֥ו אֻמְלָֽלוּ׃ ס

איכה 2:8 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
חשב יהוה ׀ להשחית חומת בת־ציון נטה קו לא־השיב ידו מבלע ויאבל־חל וחומה יחדו אמללו׃ ס

איכה 2:8 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
חשב יהוה ׀ להשחית חומת בת־ציון נטה קו לא־השיב ידו מבלע ויאבל־חל וחומה יחדו אמללו׃ ס

איכה 2:8 Hebrew Bible
חשב יהוה להשחית חומת בת ציון נטה קו לא השיב ידו מבלע ויאבל חל וחומה יחדו אמללו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The LORD determined to destroy The wall of the daughter of Zion. He has stretched out a line, He has not restrained His hand from destroying, And He has caused rampart and wall to lament; They have languished together.

King James Bible
The LORD hath purposed to destroy the wall of the daughter of Zion: he hath stretched out a line, he hath not withdrawn his hand from destroying: therefore he made the rampart and the wall to lament; they languished together.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The LORD determined to destroy the wall of Daughter Zion. He stretched out a measuring line and did not restrain Himself from destroying. He made the ramparts and walls grieve; together they waste away.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

purposed

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stretched

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he hath not

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Ezekiel 20:22 Nevertheless I withdrew my hand, and worked for my name's sake, that …

destroying. Heb. swallowing up

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he made

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