Lamentations 2:15
Text Analysis
5606 [e]סָֽפְק֨וּ
5921 [e]עָלַ֤יִךְ
at youPrep | 2fs
3709 [e]כַּפַּ֙יִם֙
[their] handsN-fd
3605 [e]כָּל־
5674 [e]עֹ֣בְרֵי
who pass byV-Qal-Prtcpl-mpc
1870 [e]דֶ֔רֶךְ
the wayN-cs
8319 [e]שָֽׁרְקוּ֙
they hissV-Qal-Perf-3cp
5128 [e]וַיָּנִ֣עוּ
and shakeConj-w | V-Hifil-ConsecImperf-3mp
7218 [e]רֹאשָׁ֔ם
their headsN-msc | 3mp
5921 [e]עַל־
1323 [e]בַּ֖ת
the daughterN-fsc
3389 [e]יְרוּשָׁלִָ֑ם
of JerusalemN-proper-fs
2063 [e]הֲזֹ֣את
[Is] thisArt | Pro-fs
5892 [e]הָעִ֗יר
the cityArt | N-fs
559 [e]שֶׁיֹּֽאמְרוּ֙
that is calledPro-r | V-Qal-Imperf-3mp
3632 [e]כְּלִ֣ילַת
the perfectionAdj-fsc
3308 [e]יֹ֔פִי
of beautyN-ms
4885 [e]מָשׂ֖וֹשׂ
the joyN-ms
3605 [e]לְכָל־
of allPrep-l | N-msc
776 [e]הָאָֽרֶץ׃
the earthArt | N-fs

Hebrew Texts
איכה 2:15 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
סָֽפְק֨וּ עָלַ֤יִךְ כַּפַּ֙יִם֙ כָּל־עֹ֣בְרֵי דֶ֔רֶךְ שָֽׁרְקוּ֙ וַיָּנִ֣עוּ רֹאשָׁ֔ם עַל־בַּ֖ת יְרוּשָׁלִָ֑ם הֲזֹ֣את הָעִ֗יר שֶׁיֹּֽאמְרוּ֙ כְּלִ֣ילַת יֹ֔פִי מָשֹׂ֖ושׂ לְכָל־הָאָֽרֶץ׃ ס

איכה 2:15 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ספקו עליך כפים כל־עברי דרך שרקו וינעו ראשם על־בת ירושלם הזאת העיר שיאמרו כלילת יפי משוש לכל־הארץ׃ ס

איכה 2:15 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ספקו עליך כפים כל־עברי דרך שרקו וינעו ראשם על־בת ירושלם הזאת העיר שיאמרו כלילת יפי משוש לכל־הארץ׃ ס

איכה 2:15 Hebrew Bible
ספקו עליך כפים כל עברי דרך שרקו וינעו ראשם על בת ירושלם הזאת העיר שיאמרו כלילת יפי משוש לכל הארץ׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
All who pass along the way Clap their hands in derision at you; They hiss and shake their heads At the daughter of Jerusalem, "Is this the city of which they said, 'The perfection of beauty, A joy to all the earth '?"

King James Bible
All that pass by clap their hands at thee; they hiss and wag their head at the daughter of Jerusalem, saying, Is this the city that men call The perfection of beauty, The joy of the whole earth?

Holman Christian Standard Bible
All who pass by scornfully clap their hands at you. They mock and shake their heads at Daughter Jerusalem: Is this the city that was called the perfection of beauty, the joy of the whole earth?
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

The combination of scorn, enmity, rage, and exultation, which the conquerors and spectators manifested at the destruction of Jerusalem and the temple, are here described with peculiar pathos and energy. The whole scene is presented to view as in an exquisitely finished historical painting. that pass

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Jeremiah 18:16 To make their land desolate, and a perpetual hissing; every one that …

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Mark 15:29 And they that passed by railed on him, wagging their heads, and saying, …

is this

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