Isaiah 49:4
Text Analysis
589 [e]וַאֲנִ֤י
And IConj-w | Pro-1cs
559 [e]אָמַ֙רְתִּי֙
7385 [e]לְרִ֣יק
in vainPrep-l | N-ms
3021 [e]יָגַ֔עְתִּי
I have laboredV-Qal-Perf-1cs
8414 [e]לְתֹ֥הוּ
for nothingPrep-l | N-ms
1892 [e]וְהֶ֖בֶל
and in vainConj-w | N-ms
3581 [e]כֹּחִ֣י
my strengthN-msc | 1cs
3615 [e]כִלֵּ֑יתִי
I have spentV-Piel-Perf-1cs
403 [e]אָכֵן֙
yet surelyAdv
4941 [e]מִשְׁפָּטִ֣י
my just reward [is]N-msc | 1cs
854 [e]אֶת־
3068 [e]יְהוָ֔ה
6468 [e]וּפְעֻלָּתִ֖י
and my workConj-w | N-fsc | 1cs
854 [e]אֶת־
430 [e]אֱלֹהָֽי׃
my GodN-mpc | 1cs

Hebrew Texts
ישעה 49:4 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַאֲנִ֤י אָמַ֙רְתִּי֙ לְרִ֣יק יָגַ֔עְתִּי לְתֹ֥הוּ וְהֶ֖בֶל כֹּחִ֣י כִלֵּ֑יתִי אָכֵן֙ מִשְׁפָּטִ֣י אֶת־יְהוָ֔ה וּפְעֻלָּתִ֖י אֶת־אֱלֹהָֽי׃

ישעה 49:4 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ואני אמרתי לריק יגעתי לתהו והבל כחי כליתי אכן משפטי את־יהוה ופעלתי את־אלהי׃

ישעה 49:4 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ואני אמרתי לריק יגעתי לתהו והבל כחי כליתי אכן משפטי את־יהוה ופעלתי את־אלהי׃

ישעה 49:4 Hebrew Bible
ואני אמרתי לריק יגעתי לתהו והבל כחי כליתי אכן משפטי את יהוה ופעלתי את אלהי׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
But I said, "I have toiled in vain, I have spent My strength for nothing and vanity; Yet surely the justice due to Me is with the LORD, And My reward with My God."

King James Bible
Then I said, I have laboured in vain, I have spent my strength for nought, and in vain: yet surely my judgment is with the LORD, and my work with my God.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But I myself said: I have labored in vain, I have spent my strength for nothing and futility; yet my vindication is with the LORD, and my reward is with my God.
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