Proverbs 28:16
Text Analysis
5057 [e]נָגִ֗יד
A rulerN-ms
2638 [e]חֲסַ֣ר
8394 [e]תְּ֭בוּנוֹת
7227 [e]וְרַ֥ב
and greatConj-w | Adj-msc
4642 [e]מַעֲשַׁקּ֑וֹת
[is] a oppressorN-fp
-Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine plural construct V-Qal-Prtcpl-mpc
8130 [e](שֹׂ֥נֵא)
[But] he who hatesV-Qal-Prtcpl-msc
1215 [e]בֶ֝֗צַע
748 [e]יַאֲרִ֥יךְ
will prolongV-Hifil-Imperf-3ms
3117 [e]יָמִֽים׃
[his] daysN-mp

Hebrew Texts
משלי 28:16 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
נָגִ֗יד חֲסַ֣ר תְּ֭בוּנֹות וְרַ֥ב מַעֲשַׁקֹּ֑ות [שֹׂנְאֵי כ] (שֹׂ֥נֵא ק) בֶ֝֗צַע יַאֲרִ֥יךְ יָמִֽים׃ פ

משלי 28:16 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
נגיד חסר תבונות ורב מעשקות [שנאי כ] (שנא ק) בצע יאריך ימים׃ פ

משלי 28:16 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
נגיד חסר תבונות ורב מעשקות [שנאי כ] (שנא ק) בצע יאריך ימים׃ פ

משלי 28:16 Hebrew Bible
נגיד חסר תבונות ורב מעשקות שנאי בצע יאריך ימים׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
A leader who is a great oppressor lacks understanding, But he who hates unjust gain will prolong his days.

King James Bible
The prince that wanteth understanding is also a great oppressor: but he that hateth covetousness shall prolong his days.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
A leader who lacks understanding is very oppressive, but one who hates dishonest profit prolongs his life.
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