Proverbs 12:11
Text Analysis
5647 [e]עֹבֵ֣ד
He who tillsV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
127 [e]אַ֭דְמָתוֹ
his landN-fsc | 3ms
7646 [e]יִֽשְׂבַּֽע־
will be satisfiedV-Qal-Imperf-3ms
3899 [e]לָ֑חֶם
with breadN-ms
7291 [e]וּמְרַדֵּ֖ף
but he who followsConj-w | V-Piel-Prtcpl-ms
7386 [e]רֵיקִ֣ים
2638 [e]חֲסַר־
[is] lackingAdj-msc
3820 [e]לֵֽב׃

Hebrew Texts
משלי 12:11 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
עֹבֵ֣ד אַ֭דְמָתֹו יִֽשְׂבַּֽע־לָ֑חֶם וּמְרַדֵּ֖ף רֵיקִ֣ים חֲסַר־לֵֽב׃

משלי 12:11 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
עבד אדמתו ישבע־לחם ומרדף ריקים חסר־לב׃

משלי 12:11 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
עבד אדמתו ישבע־לחם ומרדף ריקים חסר־לב׃

משלי 12:11 Hebrew Bible
עבד אדמתו ישבע לחם ומרדף ריקים חסר לב׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He who tills his land will have plenty of bread, But he who pursues worthless things lacks sense.

King James Bible
He that tilleth his land shall be satisfied with bread: but he that followeth vain persons is void of understanding.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The one who works his land will have plenty of food, but whoever chases fantasies lacks sense.
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