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Jeremiah 17:11 - Partridge

Jeremiah 17:11 - As the partridge sitteth on eggs, and hatcheth them not; so he that getteth riches, and not by right, shall leave them in the midst of his days, and at his end shall be a fool.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
As the partridge H7124 קֹרֵא
sitteth H1716 דָּגַר
on eggs and hatcheth H3205 יָלַד
them not H3808 לֹא
so he that getteth H6213 עָשָׂה
riches H6239 עֹשֶׁר
and not H3808 לֹא
by right H4941 מִשְׁפָּט
shall leave H5800 עָזַב
them in the midst H2677 חֵצִי
of his days H3117 יוֹם
and at his end H319 אַחֲרִית
shall be H1961 הָיָה
a fool H5036 נָבָל


Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.