Nehemiah 9:16
Text Analysis
1992 [e]וְהֵ֥ם
But theyConj-w | Pro-3mp
1 [e]וַאֲבֹתֵ֖ינוּ
and our fathersConj-w | N-mpc | 1cp
2102 [e]הֵזִ֑ידוּ
acted proudlyV-Hifil-Perf-3cp
7185 [e]וַיַּקְשׁוּ֙
and HardenedConj-w | V-Hifil-ConsecImperf-3mp
853 [e]אֶת־
6203 [e]עָרְפָּ֔ם
their necksN-msc | 3mp
3808 [e]וְלֹ֥א
and notConj-w | Adv-NegPrt
8085 [e]שָׁמְע֖וּ
did listenV-Qal-Perf-3cp
413 [e]אֶל־
4687 [e]מִצְוֺתֶֽיךָ׃
Your commandmentsN-fpc | 2ms

Hebrew Texts
נחמיה 9:16 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְהֵ֥ם וַאֲבֹתֵ֖ינוּ הֵזִ֑ידוּ וַיַּקְשׁוּ֙ אֶת־עָרְפָּ֔ם וְלֹ֥א שָׁמְע֖וּ אֶל־מִצְוֹתֶֽיךָ׃

נחמיה 9:16 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
והם ואבתינו הזידו ויקשו את־ערפם ולא שמעו אל־מצותיך׃

נחמיה 9:16 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
והם ואבתינו הזידו ויקשו את־ערפם ולא שמעו אל־מצותיך׃

נחמיה 9:16 Hebrew Bible
והם ואבתינו הזידו ויקשו את ערפם ולא שמעו אל מצותיך׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
"But they, our fathers, acted arrogantly; They became stubborn and would not listen to Your commandments.

King James Bible
But they and our fathers dealt proudly, and hardened their necks, and hearkened not to thy commandments,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But our ancestors acted arrogantly; they became stiff-necked and did not listen to Your commands.
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