Genesis 3:11

Translation

וַיֹּאמֶר מִי הִגִּיד לְךָ כִּי עֵירֹם אָ֑תָּה הֲמִן־הָעֵץ אֲשֶׁר צִוִּיתִיךָ לְבִלְתִּי אֲכָל־מִמֶּנּוּ אָכָֽלְתָּ

And He said, “Who told you that you were naked? Have you eaten from the tree of which I warned you not to eat?”

Commentary

warned: see commentary for Genesis 2:16.

Preliminary Translations

My translation conventions can be found here.

Mechanical

And-He-said, “Who told to-you that naked you? From-the-tree which I-warned-you to-not to-not from-it?”

Literal

And He said, “Who told you that you were naked? Have you eaten from the tree of which I warned you not to eat?”

Commercial Bible Translations

  • (nas) And He said, “Who told you that you were naked? Have you eaten from the tree of which I commanded you not to eat?”
  • (kjv) And he said, Who told thee that thou wast naked? Hast thou eaten of the tree, whereof I commanded thee that thou shouldest not eat?
  • (niv) And he said, “Who told you that you were naked? Have you eaten from the tree that I commanded you not to eat from?”
  • (nlt) “Who told you that you were naked?” the LORD God asked. “Have you eaten from the tree whose fruit I commanded you not to eat?”

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