Micah 1:16
Text Analysis
7139 [e]קָרְחִ֣י
Make yourself baldV-Qal-Imp-fs
1494 [e]וָגֹ֔זִּי
and cut off your hairConj-w | V-Qal-Imp-fs
5921 [e]עַל־
1121 [e]בְּנֵ֖י
of childrenN-mpc
8588 [e]תַּעֲנוּגָ֑יִךְ
your preciousN-mpc | 2fs
7337 [e]הַרְחִ֤בִי
7144 [e]קָרְחָתֵךְ֙
your baldnessN-fsc | 2fs
5404 [e]כַּנֶּ֔שֶׁר
like an eaglePrep-k, Art | N-ms
3588 [e]כִּ֥י
1540 [e]גָל֖וּ
they shall go into captivityV-Qal-Perf-3cp
4480 [e]מִמֵּֽךְ׃
from youPrep | 2fs

Hebrew Texts
מיכה 1:16 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
קָרְחִ֣י וָגֹ֔זִּי עַל־בְּנֵ֖י תַּעֲנוּגָ֑יִךְ הַרְחִ֤בִי קָרְחָתֵךְ֙ כַּנֶּ֔שֶׁר כִּ֥י גָל֖וּ מִמֵּֽךְ׃ ס

מיכה 1:16 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
קרחי וגזי על־בני תענוגיך הרחבי קרחתך כנשר כי גלו ממך׃ ס

מיכה 1:16 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
קרחי וגזי על־בני תענוגיך הרחבי קרחתך כנשר כי גלו ממך׃ ס

מיכה 1:16 Hebrew Bible
קרחי וגזי על בני תענוגיך הרחבי קרחתך כנשר כי גלו ממך׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Make yourself bald and cut off your hair, Because of the children of your delight; Extend your baldness like the eagle, For they will go from you into exile.

King James Bible
Make thee bald, and poll thee for thy delicate children; enlarge thy baldness as the eagle; for they are gone into captivity from thee.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Shave yourselves bald and cut off your hair in sorrow for your precious children; make yourselves as bald as an eagle, for they have been taken from you into exile.
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