Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Such were their faces. Their wings were spread out above; each had two touching another being, and two covering their bodies.

King James Version

Thus were their faces: and their wings were stretched upward; two wings of every one were joined one to another, and two covered their bodies.

Holman Bible

[That is what] their faces [were like]. Their wings were spread upward; each had two [wings] touching that of another and two wings covering its body.

International Standard Version

That's what their faces were like. Their wings spread out above and around them, one pair overlapping another, with one pair covering themselves.

A Conservative Version

And their faces and their wings were separate above, two [wings] of each one were joined one to another, and two covered their bodies.

American Standard Version

And their faces and their wings were separate above; two wings of every one were joined one to another, and two covered their bodies.

Amplified

Such were their faces. And their wings were stretched out upward [each creature had four wings]; two wings of each one were touching the [adjacent] wing of the creatures on either side of it, and [the remaining] two wings of each creature covered its body.

Bible in Basic English

And their wings were separate at the top; two of the wings of every one were joined one to another, and two were covering their bodies.

Darby Translation

And their faces and their wings were parted above; two wings of every one were joined one to another, and two covered their bodies.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Thus were their faces; and their wings were stretched upward; two wings of each one were joined one to another, and two covered their bodies.

Julia Smith Translation

And their faces: and their wings spread out from above; to each of the two being joined each, and two covering their bodies.

King James 2000

Thus were their faces: and their wings were stretched upward; two wings of each one were joined one to another, and two covered their bodies.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So [were] their faces; their wings [were] spread out {upward}; each [had] two touching one another and two covering their bodies.

Modern King James verseion

So their faces were. And their wings were stretched upward; to each, the two wings of each one were joined; and two wings covered their bodies.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Their faces also and their wings were spread out above: so that two wings of one touched ever two wings of another, and with the other two they covered their body.

NET Bible

Their wings were spread out above them; each had two wings touching the wings of one of the other beings on either side and two wings covering their bodies.

New Heart English Bible

Such were their faces. Their wings were spread out above. Two wings of each one touched another, and two covered their bodies.

The Emphasized Bible

and their wings were spread above, - two of each joined one another, and two covered their bodies;

Webster

Thus were their faces: and their wings were stretched upward; two wings of every one were joined one to another, and two covered their bodies.

World English Bible

Such were their faces. Their wings were spread out above. Two wings of each one touched another, and two covered their bodies.

Youngs Literal Translation

And their faces and their wings are separate from above, to each are two joining together, and two are covering their bodies.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

כּנף 
Kanaph 
Usage: 109

שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

and two
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

כּסה 
Kacah 
Usage: 152

References

American

Easton

Context Readings

Date Of Vision Of Living Creatures And Glory Of The Throne Of Yahweh

10 As for the form of their faces, each had the face of a man; all four had the face of a lion on the right and the face of a bull on the left, and all four had the face of an eagle. 11 Such were their faces. Their wings were spread out above; each had two touching another being, and two covering their bodies. 12 And each went straight forward; wherever the spirit was about to go, they would go, without turning as they went.



Cross References

Isaiah 6:2

Seraphim stood above Him, each having six wings: with two he covered his face, and with two he covered his feet, and with two he flew.

Ezekiel 1:23

Under the expanse their wings were stretched out straight, one toward the other; each one also had two wings covering its body on the one side and on the other.

Ezekiel 10:16

Now when the cherubim moved, the wheels would go beside them; also when the cherubim lifted up their wings to rise from the ground, the wheels would not turn from beside them.

Ezekiel 10:19

When the cherubim departed, they lifted their wings and rose up from the earth in my sight with the wheels beside them; and they stood still at the entrance of the east gate of the LORD'S house, and the glory of the God of Israel hovered over them.



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