Psalm 131:2
Text Analysis
518 [e]אִם־
3808 [e]לֹ֤א
7737 [e]שִׁוִּ֨יתִי ׀
I have calmedV-Piel-Perf-1cs
1826 [e]וְדוֹמַ֗מְתִּי
and quietedConj-w | V-Piel-ConjPerf-1cs
5315 [e]נַ֫פְשִׁ֥י
my soulN-fsc | 1cs
1580 [e]כְּ֭גָמֻל
Like a weaned childPrep-k | V-Qal-QalPassPrtcpl-ms
5921 [e]עֲלֵ֣י
517 [e]אִמּ֑וֹ
his motherN-fsc | 3ms
1580 [e]כַּגָּמֻ֖ל
Like a weaned childPrep-k, Art | V-Qal-QalPassPrtcpl-ms
5921 [e]עָלַ֣י
within mePrep | 1cs
5315 [e]נַפְשִֽׁי׃
[is] my soulN-fsc | 1cs

Hebrew Texts
תהילים 131:2 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
אִם־לֹ֤א שִׁוִּ֨יתִי ׀ וְדֹומַ֗מְתִּי נַ֫פְשִׁ֥י כְּ֭גָמֻל עֲלֵ֣י אִמֹּ֑ו כַּגָּמֻ֖ל עָלַ֣י נַפְשִֽׁי׃

תהילים 131:2 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
אם־לא שויתי ׀ ודוממתי נפשי כגמל עלי אמו כגמל עלי נפשי׃

תהילים 131:2 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
אם־לא שויתי ׀ ודוממתי נפשי כגמל עלי אמו כגמל עלי נפשי׃

תהילים 131:2 Hebrew Bible
אם לא שויתי ודוממתי נפשי כגמל עלי אמו כגמל עלי נפשי׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Surely I have composed and quieted my soul; Like a weaned child rests against his mother, My soul is like a weaned child within me.

King James Bible
Surely I have behaved and quieted myself, as a child that is weaned of his mother: my soul is even as a weaned child.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Instead, I have calmed and quieted myself like a little weaned child with its mother; I am like a little child.
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