Psalm 144:12
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
834 [e]אֲשֶׁ֤ר
’ă-šer
ThatPro-r
1121 [e]בָּנֵ֨ינוּ ׀
bā-nê-nū
our sons [may be]N-mpc | 1cp
5195 [e]כִּנְטִעִים֮
kin-ṭi-‘îm
as plantsPrep-k | N-mp
1431 [e]מְגֻדָּלִ֪ים
mə-ḡud-dā-lîm
grown upV-Pual-Prtcpl-mp
5271 [e]בִּֽנְעוּרֵ֫יהֶ֥ם
bin-‘ū-rê-hem
in their youthPrep-b | N-mpc | 3mp
1323 [e]בְּנוֹתֵ֥ינוּ
bə-nō-w-ṯê-nū
[That] our daughters [may be]N-fpc | 1cp
2106 [e]כְזָוִיֹּ֑ת
ḵə-zā-wî-yōṯ;
as pillarsPrep-k | N-fpc
2404 [e]מְ֝חֻטָּב֗וֹת
mə-ḥuṭ-ṭā-ḇō-wṯ,
SculpturedV-Pual-Prtcpl-fp
8403 [e]תַּבְנִ֥ית
taḇ-nîṯ
in styleN-fsc
1964 [e]הֵיכָֽל׃
hê-ḵāl.
palaceN-ms









Hebrew Texts
תהילים 144:12 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
אֲשֶׁ֤ר בָּנֵ֨ינוּ ׀ כִּנְטִעִים֮ מְגֻדָּלִ֪ים בִּֽנְעוּרֵ֫יהֶ֥ם בְּנֹותֵ֥ינוּ כְזָוִיֹּ֑ת מְ֝חֻטָּבֹ֗ות תַּבְנִ֥ית הֵיכָֽל׃

תהילים 144:12 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
אשר בנינו ׀ כנטעים מגדלים בנעוריהם בנותינו כזוית מחטבות תבנית היכל׃

תהילים 144:12 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
אשר בנינו ׀ כנטעים מגדלים בנעוריהם בנותינו כזוית מחטבות תבנית היכל׃

תהילים 144:12 Hebrew Bible
אשר בנינו כנטעים מגדלים בנעוריהם בנותינו כזוית מחטבות תבנית היכל׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Let our sons in their youth be as grown-up plants, And our daughters as corner pillars fashioned as for a palace;

King James Bible
That our sons may be as plants grown up in their youth; that our daughters may be as corner stones, polished after the similitude of a palace:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then our sons will be like plants nurtured in their youth, our daughters, like corner pillars that are carved in the palace style.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

as plants

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as corner stones

Job 42:15 And in all the land were no women found so fair as the daughters …

Proverbs 31:10-27 Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies…

Isaiah 3:16-24 Moreover the LORD said, Because the daughters of Zion are haughty, …

polished. Heb. cut.
the similitude

Songs 8:8,9 We have a little sister, and she has no breasts: what shall we do …

1 Peter 3:3-6 Whose adorning let it not be that outward adorning of plaiting the …

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