Proverbs 30:14
Text Analysis
1755 [e]דּ֤וֹר ׀
[There is] a generationN-ms
2719 [e]חֲרָב֣וֹת
[like] swordsN-fp
8127 [e]שִׁנָּיו֮
whose teeth [are]N-cdc | 3ms
3979 [e]וּֽמַאֲכָל֪וֹת
and [like] knivesConj-w | N-fp
4973 [e]מְֽתַלְּעֹ֫תָ֥יו
whose fangs [are]N-fpc | 3ms
398 [e]לֶאֱכֹ֣ל
to devourPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
6041 [e]עֲנִיִּ֣ים
the poorAdj-mp
776 [e]מֵאֶ֑רֶץ
from off the earthPrep-m | N-fs
34 [e]וְ֝אֶבְיוֹנִ֗ים
and the needyConj-w | N-mp
120 [e]מֵאָדָֽם׃
from [among] menPrep-m | N-ms

Hebrew Texts
משלי 30:14 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
דֹּ֤ור ׀ חֲרָבֹ֣ות שִׁנָּיו֮ וּֽמַאֲכָלֹ֪ות מְֽתַלְּעֹ֫תָ֥יו לֶאֱכֹ֣ל עֲנִיִּ֣ים מֵאֶ֑רֶץ וְ֝אֶבְיֹונִ֗ים מֵאָדָֽם׃ פ

משלי 30:14 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
דור ׀ חרבות שניו ומאכלות מתלעתיו לאכל עניים מארץ ואביונים מאדם׃ פ

משלי 30:14 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
דור ׀ חרבות שניו ומאכלות מתלעתיו לאכל עניים מארץ ואביונים מאדם׃ פ

משלי 30:14 Hebrew Bible
דור חרבות שניו ומאכלות מתלעתיו לאכל עניים מארץ ואביונים מאדם׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
There is a kind of man whose teeth are like swords And his jaw teeth like knives, To devour the afflicted from the earth And the needy from among men.

King James Bible
There is a generation, whose teeth are as swords, and their jaw teeth as knives, to devour the poor from off the earth, and the needy from among men.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
There is a generation whose teeth are swords, whose fangs are knives, devouring the oppressed from the land and the needy from among mankind.
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