Proverbs 28:9
Text Analysis
5493 [e]מֵסִ֣יר
One who turns awayV-Hifil-Prtcpl-ms
241 [e]אָ֭זְנוֹ
his earN-fsc | 3ms
8085 [e]מִשְּׁמֹ֣עַ
from hearingPrep-m | V-Qal-Inf
8451 [e]תּוֹרָ֑ה
the lawN-fs
1571 [e]גַּֽם־
8605 [e]תְּ֝פִלָּת֗וֹ
his prayer [is]N-fsc | 3ms
8441 [e]תּוֹעֵבָֽה׃
an abominationN-fs

Hebrew Texts
משלי 28:9 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
מֵסִ֣יר אָ֭זְנֹו מִשְּׁמֹ֣עַ תֹּורָ֑ה גַּֽם־תְּ֝פִלָּתֹ֗ו תֹּועֵבָֽה׃

משלי 28:9 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
מסיר אזנו משמע תורה גם־תפלתו תועבה׃

משלי 28:9 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
מסיר אזנו משמע תורה גם־תפלתו תועבה׃

משלי 28:9 Hebrew Bible
מסיר אזנו משמע תורה גם תפלתו תועבה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He who turns away his ear from listening to the law, Even his prayer is an abomination.

King James Bible
He that turneth away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer shall be abomination.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Anyone who turns his ear away from hearing the law-- even his prayer is detestable.
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