Psalm 143:3
Text Analysis
3588 [e]כִּ֥י
7291 [e]רָ֘דַ֤ף
has persecutedV-Qal-Perf-3ms
341 [e]אוֹיֵ֨ב ׀
the enemyV-Qal-Prtcpl-ms
5315 [e]נַפְשִׁ֗י
my soulN-fsc | 1cs
1792 [e]דִּכָּ֣א
He has crushedV-Piel-Perf-3ms
776 [e]לָ֭אָרֶץ
to the groundPrep-l, Art | N-fs
2416 [e]חַיָּתִ֑י
my lifeN-fsc | 1cs
3427 [e]הוֹשִׁיבַ֥נִי
He has made me dwellV-Hifil-Perf-3ms | 1cs
4285 [e]בְ֝מַחֲשַׁכִּ֗ים
in darknessPrep-b | N-mp
4191 [e]כְּמֵתֵ֥י
Like deadPrep-k | V-Qal-Prtcpl-mpc
5769 [e]עוֹלָֽם׃
those who have been longN-ms

Hebrew Texts
תהילים 143:3 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
כִּ֥י רָ֘דַ֤ף אֹויֵ֨ב ׀ נַפְשִׁ֗י דִּכָּ֣א לָ֭אָרֶץ חַיָּתִ֑י הֹושִׁיבַ֥נִי בְ֝מַחֲשַׁכִּ֗ים כְּמֵתֵ֥י עֹולָֽם׃

תהילים 143:3 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
כי רדף אויב ׀ נפשי דכא לארץ חיתי הושיבני במחשכים כמתי עולם׃

תהילים 143:3 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
כי רדף אויב ׀ נפשי דכא לארץ חיתי הושיבני במחשכים כמתי עולם׃

תהילים 143:3 Hebrew Bible
כי רדף אויב נפשי דכא לארץ חיתי הושיבני במחשכים כמתי עולם׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
For the enemy has persecuted my soul; He has crushed my life to the ground; He has made me dwell in dark places, like those who have long been dead.

King James Bible
For the enemy hath persecuted my soul; he hath smitten my life down to the ground; he hath made me to dwell in darkness, as those that have been long dead.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
For the enemy has pursued me, crushing me to the ground, making me live in darkness like those long dead.
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