Nehemiah 6:16
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
1961 [e]וַיְהִ֗י
way-hî,
And it came to passConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
834 [e]כַּאֲשֶׁ֤ר
ka-’ă-šer
whenPrep-k | Pro-r
8085 [e]שָֽׁמְעוּ֙
šā-mə-‘ū
heard [of it]V-Qal-Perf-3cp
3605 [e]כָּל־
kāl-
allN-msc
341 [e]א֣וֹיְבֵ֔ינוּ
’ō-wy-ḇê-nū,
our enemiesV-Qal-Prtcpl-mpc | 1cp
7200 [e]וַיִּֽרְא֗וּ
way-yir-’ū,
and saw [these things]Conj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
3605 [e]כָּל־
kāl-
allN-msc
1471 [e]הַגּוֹיִם֙
hag-gō-w-yim
the nationsArt | N-mp
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֣ר
’ă-šer
thatPro-r
5439 [e]סְבִֽיבֹתֵ֔ינוּ
sə-ḇî-ḇō-ṯê-nū,
around usAdv | 1cp
5307 [e]וַיִּפְּל֥וּ
way-yip-pə-lū
and they were disheartenedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
3966 [e]מְאֹ֖ד
mə-’ōḏ
veryAdv
5869 [e]בְּעֵינֵיהֶ֑ם
bə-‘ê-nê-hem;
in their own eyesPrep-b | N-cdc | 3mp
3045 [e]וַיֵּ֣דְע֔וּ
way-yê-ḏə-‘ū,
for they perceivedConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
3588 [e]כִּ֚י
thatConj
854 [e]מֵאֵ֣ת
mê-’êṯ
byPrep-m
430 [e]אֱלֹהֵ֔ינוּ
’ĕ-lō-hê-nū,
our GodN-mpc | 1cp
6213 [e]נֶעֶשְׂתָ֖ה
ne-‘eś-ṯāh
Was doneV-Nifal-Perf-3fs
4399 [e]הַמְּלָאכָ֥ה
ham-mə-lā-ḵāh
workArt | N-fs
2063 [e]הַזֹּֽאת׃
haz-zōṯ.
thisArt | Pro-fs









Hebrew Texts
נחמיה 6:16 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיְהִ֗י כַּאֲשֶׁ֤ר שָֽׁמְעוּ֙ כָּל־אֹ֣ויְבֵ֔ינוּ וַיִּֽרְא֗וּ כָּל־הַגֹּויִם֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר סְבִֽיבֹתֵ֔ינוּ וַיִּפְּל֥וּ מְאֹ֖ד בְּעֵינֵיהֶ֑ם וַיֵּ֣דְע֔וּ כִּ֚י מֵאֵ֣ת אֱלֹהֵ֔ינוּ נֶעֶשְׂתָ֖ה הַמְּלָאכָ֥ה הַזֹּֽאת׃

נחמיה 6:16 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויהי כאשר שמעו כל־אויבינו ויראו כל־הגוים אשר סביבתינו ויפלו מאד בעיניהם וידעו כי מאת אלהינו נעשתה המלאכה הזאת׃

נחמיה 6:16 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויהי כאשר שמעו כל־אויבינו ויראו כל־הגוים אשר סביבתינו ויפלו מאד בעיניהם וידעו כי מאת אלהינו נעשתה המלאכה הזאת׃

נחמיה 6:16 Hebrew Bible
ויהי כאשר שמעו כל אויבינו ויראו כל הגוים אשר סביבתינו ויפלו מאד בעיניהם וידעו כי מאת אלהינו נעשתה המלאכה הזאת׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
When all our enemies heard of it, and all the nations surrounding us saw it, they lost their confidence; for they recognized that this work had been accomplished with the help of our God.

King James Bible
And it came to pass, that when all our enemies heard thereof, and all the heathen that were about us saw these things, they were much cast down in their own eyes: for they perceived that this work was wrought of our God.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When all our enemies heard this, all the surrounding nations were intimidated and lost their confidence, for they realized that this task had been accomplished by our God.
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