Nahum 2:8
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
5210 [e]וְנִינְוֵ֥ה
wə-nî-nə-wêh
And Though NinevehConj-w | N-proper-fs
1295 [e]כִבְרֵֽכַת־
ḵiḇ-rê-ḵaṯ-
like a poolPrep-k | N-fsc
4325 [e]מַ֖יִם
ma-yim
of waterN-mp
3117 [e]מִ֣ימֵי
mî-mê
of oldPrep-m | N-mpc
1931 [e]הִ֑יא
hî;
wasPro-3fs
1992 [e]וְהֵ֣מָּה
wə-hêm-māh
and theyConj-w | Pro-3mp
5127 [e]נָסִ֔ים
nā-sîm,
flee awayV-Qal-Prtcpl-mp
5975 [e]עִמְד֥וּ
‘im-ḏū
HaltV-Qal-Imp-mp
5975 [e]עֲמֹ֖דוּ
‘ă-mō-ḏū
Halt [they cry]V-Qal-Imp-mp
369 [e]וְאֵ֥ין
wə-’ên
but no oneConj-w | Adv
6437 [e]מַפְנֶֽה׃
map̄-neh.
turns backV-Hifil-Prtcpl-ms









Hebrew Texts
נחום 2:8 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְנִינְוֵ֥ה כִבְרֵֽכַת־מַ֖יִם מִ֣ימֵי הִ֑יא וְהֵ֣מָּה נָסִ֔ים עִמְד֥וּ עֲמֹ֖דוּ וְאֵ֥ין מַפְנֶֽה׃

נחום 2:8 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ונינוה כברכת־מים מימי היא והמה נסים עמדו עמדו ואין מפנה׃

נחום 2:8 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ונינוה כברכת־מים מימי היא והמה נסים עמדו עמדו ואין מפנה׃

נחום 2:8 Hebrew Bible
ונינוה כברכת מים מימי היא והמה נסים עמדו עמדו ואין מפנה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Though Nineveh was like a pool of water throughout her days, Now they are fleeing; "Stop, stop," But no one turns back.

King James Bible
But Nineveh is of old like a pool of water: yet they shall flee away. Stand, stand, shall they cry; but none shall look back.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Nineveh has been like a pool of water from her first days, but they are fleeing." Stop! Stop!" they cry, but no one turns back."
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

of old. or, from the days that she hath been.

Genesis 10:11 Out of that land went forth Asshur, and built Nineveh, and the city …

like.

Jeremiah 51:13 O you that dwell on many waters, abundant in treasures, your end …

Revelation 17:1,15 And there came one of the seven angels which had the seven vials, …

Stand.

Nahum 3:17 Your crowned are as the locusts, and your captains as the great grasshoppers, …

Isaiah 13:14 And it shall be as the chased roe, and as a sheep that no man takes …

Isaiah 47:13 You are wearied in the multitude of your counsels. Let now the astrologers, …

Isaiah 48:20 Go you forth of Babylon, flee you from the Chaldeans, with a voice …

Jeremiah 50:16 Cut off the sower from Babylon, and him that handles the sickle in …

Jeremiah 51:30 The mighty men of Babylon have declined to fight, they have remained …

look back. or, cause them to turn.

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