DEUTERONOMY 28:4

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“Blessed shall be the fruit of thy body, and the fruit of thy ground, and the fruit of thy cattle, the increase of thy kine, and the flocks of thy sheep.”

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Deuteronomy 28:4 Translation & Meaning

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Blessed בָּר֧וּךְ To kneel; by implication to bless God (as an act of adoration), and (vice-versa) man (as a benefit); also (by euphemism) to curse (God or the king, as treason) Blessed
shall be (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
the fruit פְּרִֽי Fruit (literally or figuratively) fruit
of thy body, בִטְנְךָ֛ The belly, especially the womb; also the bosom or body of anything body
and the fruit וּפְרִ֥י Fruit (literally or figuratively) fruit
of thy ground, אַדְמָֽתְךָ֖ Soil (from its general redness) ground
and the fruit וּפְרִ֣י Fruit (literally or figuratively) fruit
of thy cattle, בְהֶמְתֶּ֑ךָ Properly, a dumb beast; especially any large quadruped or animal (often collective) cattle
the increase שְׁגַ֥ר The fœtus (as finally expelled) increase
of thy kine, אֲלָפֶ֖יךָ A family; also (from the sense of yoking or taming) an ox or cow kine
and the flocks וְעַשְׁתְּר֥וֹת Increase flocks
of thy sheep. צֹאנֶֽךָ׃ A collective name for a flock (of sheep or goats); also figuratively (of men) sheep

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  • 2  And all these blessings shall come on thee, and overtake thee, if thou shalt hearken unto the voice of the Lord thy God.

  • 3  Blessed shalt thou be in the city, and blessed shalt thou be in the field.

  • 4  Blessed shall be the fruit of thy body, and the fruit of thy ground, and the fruit of thy cattle, the increase of thy kine, and the flocks of thy sheep.

  • 5  Blessed shall be thy basket and thy store.

  • 6  Blessed shalt thou be when thou comest in, and blessed shalt thou be when thou goest out.




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