Proverbs 16:30
Text Analysis
6095 [e]עֹצֶ֣ה
He winksV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
5869 [e]עֵ֭ינָיו
his eyeN-cdc | 3ms
2803 [e]לַחְשֹׁ֣ב
to devisePrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
8419 [e]תַּהְפֻּכ֑וֹת
perverse thingsN-fp
7169 [e]קֹרֵ֥ץ
He pursesV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
8193 [e]שְׂ֝פָתָ֗יו
his lipsN-fdc | 3ms
3615 [e]כִּלָּ֥ה
[and] brings aboutV-Piel-Perf-3ms
7451 [e]רָעָֽה׃

Hebrew Texts
משלי 16:30 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
עֹצֶ֣ה עֵ֭ינָיו לַחְשֹׁ֣ב תַּהְפֻּכֹ֑ות קֹרֵ֥ץ פָתָ֗יו כִּלָּ֥ה רָעָֽה׃

משלי 16:30 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
עצה עיניו לחשב תהפכות קרץ פתיו כלה רעה׃

משלי 16:30 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
עצה עיניו לחשב תהפכות קרץ פתיו כלה רעה׃

משלי 16:30 Hebrew Bible
עצה עיניו לחשב תהפכות קרץ שפתיו כלה רעה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He who winks his eyes does so to devise perverse things; He who compresses his lips brings evil to pass.

King James Bible
He shutteth his eyes to devise froward things: moving his lips he bringeth evil to pass.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The one who narrows his eyes is planning deceptions; the one who compresses his lips brings about evil.
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