Malachi 2:17
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
3021 [e]הוֹגַעְתֶּ֤ם
hō-w-ḡa‘-tem
You have weariedV-Hifil-Perf-2mp
3068 [e]יְהוָה֙
Yah-weh
YahwehN-proper-ms
1697 [e]בְּדִבְרֵיכֶ֔ם
bə-ḏiḇ-rê-ḵem,
with your wordsPrep-b | N-mpc | 2mp
559 [e]וַאֲמַרְתֶּ֖ם
wa-’ă-mar-tem
And yet you sayConj-w | V-Qal-ConjPerf-2mp
4100 [e]בַּמָּ֣ה
bam-māh
in what [way]Prep-b | Interrog
3021 [e]הוֹגָ֑עְנוּ
hō-w-ḡā-‘ə-nū;
have we wearied [Him]V-Hifil-Perf-1cp
559 [e]בֶּאֱמָרְכֶ֗ם
be-’ĕ-mā-rə-ḵem,
in that you sayPrep-b | V-Qal-Inf | 2mp
3605 [e]כָּל־
kāl-
EveryoneN-msc
6213 [e]עֹ֨שֵׂה
‘ō-śêh
who doesV-Qal-Prtcpl-msc
7451 [e]רָ֜ע
rā‘
evilAdj-ms
2896 [e]ט֣וֹב ׀
ṭō-wḇ
[Is] goodAdj-ms
5869 [e]בְּעֵינֵ֣י
bə-‘ê-nê
in the sightPrep-b | N-cdc
3068 [e]יְהוָ֗ה
Yah-weh
of YahwehN-proper-ms
  וּבָהֶם֙
ū-ḇā-hem
and in themConjunctive waw :: Preposition :: third person masculine plural Conj-w | Prep | 3mp
1931 [e]ה֣וּא
HePro-3ms
2654 [e]חָפֵ֔ץ
ḥā-p̄êṣ,
delightsV-Qal-Perf-3ms
176 [e]א֥וֹ
’ōw
OrConj
346 [e]אַיֵּ֖ה
’ay-yêh
whereInterrog
430 [e]אֱלֹהֵ֥י
’ĕ-lō-hê
[is] the GodN-mpc
4941 [e]הַמִּשְׁפָּֽט׃
ham-miš-pāṭ.
of justiceArt | N-ms









Hebrew Texts
מלאכי 2:17 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
הֹוגַעְתֶּ֤ם יְהוָה֙ בְּדִבְרֵיכֶ֔ם וַאֲמַרְתֶּ֖ם בַּמָּ֣ה הֹוגָ֑עְנוּ בֶּאֱמָרְכֶ֗ם כָּל־עֹ֨שֵׂה רָ֜ע טֹ֣וב ׀ בְּעֵינֵ֣י יְהוָ֗ה וּבָהֶם֙ ה֣וּא חָפֵ֔ץ אֹ֥ו אַיֵּ֖ה אֱלֹהֵ֥י הַמִּשְׁפָּֽט׃

מלאכי 2:17 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
הוגעתם יהוה בדבריכם ואמרתם במה הוגענו באמרכם כל־עשה רע טוב ׀ בעיני יהוה ובהם הוא חפץ או איה אלהי המשפט׃

מלאכי 2:17 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
הוגעתם יהוה בדבריכם ואמרתם במה הוגענו באמרכם כל־עשה רע טוב ׀ בעיני יהוה ובהם הוא חפץ או איה אלהי המשפט׃

מלאכי 2:17 Hebrew Bible
הוגעתם יהוה בדבריכם ואמרתם במה הוגענו באמרכם כל עשה רע טוב בעיני יהוה ובהם הוא חפץ או איה אלהי המשפט׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
You have wearied the LORD with your words. Yet you say, "How have we wearied Him?" In that you say, "Everyone who does evil is good in the sight of the LORD, and He delights in them," or, "Where is the God of justice?"

King James Bible
Ye have wearied the LORD with your words. Yet ye say, Wherein have we wearied him? When ye say, Every one that doeth evil is good in the sight of the LORD, and he delighteth in them; or, Where is the God of judgment?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
You have wearied the LORD with your words. Yet you ask, "How have we wearied Him?" When you say, "Everyone who does what is evil is good in the LORD's sight, and He is pleased with them," or "Where is the God of justice?""
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

wearied.

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Wherein.

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Malachi 3:8 Will a man rob God? Yet you have robbed me. But you say, Wherein …

Every.

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Where.

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Isaiah 30:18 And therefore will the LORD wait, that he may be gracious to you, …

Ezekiel 8:12 Then said he to me, Son of man, have you seen what the ancients of …

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