Nehemiah 7:3
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
  [ויאמר]
[way-yō-mer
AndConjunctive waw :: Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular Conj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
 
ḵ]
 
559 [e](וָאֹמַ֣ר)
(wā-’ō-mar
I saidConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-1cs
 
q)
 
  לָהֶ֗ם
lā-hem,
to themPrep | 3mp
3808 [e]לֹ֣א
notAdv-NegPrt
6605 [e]יִפָּֽתְח֞וּ
yip-pā-ṯə-ḥū
do let be openedV-Nifal-Imperf-3mp
8179 [e]שַׁעֲרֵ֤י
ša-‘ă-rê
the gatesN-mpc
3389 [e]יְרוּשָׁלִַ֙ם֙
yə-rū-šā-lim
of JerusalemN-proper-fs
5704 [e]עַד־
‘aḏ-
untilPrep
2527 [e]חֹ֣ם
ḥōm
is hotV-Qal-Inf
8121 [e]הַשֶּׁ֔מֶשׁ
haš-še-meš,
the sunArt | N-cs
5704 [e]וְעַ֨ד
wə-‘aḏ
and whileConj-w | Prep
1992 [e]הֵ֥ם
hêm
theyPro-3mp
5975 [e]עֹמְדִ֛ים
‘ō-mə-ḏîm
stand [guard]V-Qal-Prtcpl-mp
1479 [e]יָגִ֥יפוּ
yā-ḡî-p̄ū
let them shutV-Hifil-Imperf-3mp
1817 [e]הַדְּלָת֖וֹת
had-də-lā-ṯō-wṯ
the doorsArt | N-fp
270 [e]וֶאֱחֹ֑זוּ
we-’ĕ-ḥō-zū;
and barConj-w | V-Qal-Imp-mp
5975 [e]וְהַעֲמֵ֗יד
wə-ha-‘ă-mêḏ,
and appointConj-w | V-Hifil-InfAbs
4931 [e]מִשְׁמְרוֹת֙
miš-mə-rō-wṯ
guards from amongN-fpc
3427 [e]יֹשְׁבֵ֣י
yō-šə-ḇê
the inhabitantsV-Qal-Prtcpl-mpc
3389 [e]יְרוּשָׁלִַ֔ם
yə-rū-šā-lim,
of JerusalemN-proper-fs
376 [e]אִ֚ישׁ
’îš
oneN-ms
4929 [e]בְּמִשְׁמָר֔וֹ
bə-miš-mā-rōw,
at his watch stationPrep-b | N-msc | 3ms
376 [e]וְאִ֖ישׁ
wə-’îš
and anotherConj-w | N-ms
5048 [e]נֶ֥גֶד
ne-ḡeḏ
in frontPrep
1004 [e]בֵּיתֽוֹ׃
bê-ṯōw.
of his own houseN-msc | 3ms









Hebrew Texts
נחמיה 7:3 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
[וַיֹּאמֶר כ] (וָאֹמַ֣ר ק) לָהֶ֗ם לֹ֣א יִפָּֽתְח֞וּ שַׁעֲרֵ֤י יְרוּשָׁלִַ֙ם֙ עַד־חֹ֣ם הַשֶּׁ֔מֶשׁ וְעַ֨ד הֵ֥ם עֹמְדִ֛ים יָגִ֥יפוּ הַדְּלָתֹ֖ות וֶאֱחֹ֑זוּ וְהַעֲמֵ֗יד מִשְׁמְרֹות֙ יֹשְׁבֵ֣י יְרוּשָׁלִַ֔ם אִ֚ישׁ בְּמִשְׁמָרֹ֔ו וְאִ֖ישׁ נֶ֥גֶד בֵּיתֹֽו׃

נחמיה 7:3 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
[ויאמר כ] (ואמר ק) להם לא יפתחו שערי ירושלם עד־חם השמש ועד הם עמדים יגיפו הדלתות ואחזו והעמיד משמרות ישבי ירושלם איש במשמרו ואיש נגד ביתו׃

נחמיה 7:3 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
[ויאמר כ] (ואמר ק) להם לא יפתחו שערי ירושלם עד־חם השמש ועד הם עמדים יגיפו הדלתות ואחזו והעמיד משמרות ישבי ירושלם איש במשמרו ואיש נגד ביתו׃

נחמיה 7:3 Hebrew Bible
ויאמר להם לא יפתחו שערי ירושלם עד חם השמש ועד הם עמדים יגיפו הדלתות ואחזו והעמיד משמרות ישבי ירושלם איש במשמרו ואיש נגד ביתו׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then I said to them, "Do not let the gates of Jerusalem be opened until the sun is hot, and while they are standing guard, let them shut and bolt the doors. Also appoint guards from the inhabitants of Jerusalem, each at his post, and each in front of his own house."

King James Bible
And I said unto them, Let not the gates of Jerusalem be opened until the sun be hot; and while they stand by, let them shut the doors, and bar them: and appoint watches of the inhabitants of Jerusalem, every one in his watch, and every one to be over against his house.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I said to them, "Do not open the gates of Jerusalem until the sun is hot, and let the doors be shut and securely fastened while the guards are on duty. Station the citizens of Jerusalem as guards, some at their posts and some at their homes."
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Let not the gates (This is, the gates were not to be opened till sun-rise, and to be shut at sun-set; which is still the custom in many cities of the East. If a traveller arrives after sun-set, he finds the gates shut, and on no consideration will they open them till morning.)

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every one to be

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