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Bible in Basic English

And God said, Let the earth give birth to all sorts of living things, cattle and all things moving on the earth, and beasts of the earth after their sort: and it was so.

New American Standard Bible

Then God said, “Let the earth bring forth living creatures after their kind: cattle and creeping things and beasts of the earth after their kind”; and it was so.

King James Version

And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth after his kind: and it was so.

Holman Bible

Then God said, “Let the earth produce living creatures according to their kinds: livestock, creatures that crawl, and the wildlife of the earth according to their kinds.” And it was so.

International Standard Version

Then God said, "Let the earth bring forth each kind of living creature, each kind of livestock and crawling thing, and each kind of earth's animals!" And that is what happened:

A Conservative Version

And God said, Let the earth bring forth living creatures according to their kind, cattle, and creeping things, and beasts of the earth according to their kind. And it was so.

American Standard Version

And God said, Let the earth bring forth living creatures after their kind, cattle, and creeping things, and beasts of the earth after their kind: and it was so.

Amplified

Then God said, “Let the earth bring forth living creatures according to (limited to, consistent with) their kind: livestock, crawling things, and wild animals of the earth according to their kinds”; and it was so [because He had spoken them into creation].

Darby Translation

And God said, Let the earth bring forth living souls after their kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth, after their kind. And it was so.

Julia Smith Translation

And God will say, the earth shall bring forth the living soul according to its kind, cattle and creeping things, and living things of the earth after its kind: and it shall be so.

King James 2000

And God said, Let the earth bring forth living creatures after their kinds, cattle, and creeping things, and beasts of the earth after their kinds: and it was so

Lexham Expanded Bible

And God said, "Let the earth bring forth living creatures according to their kind: cattle and moving things, and wild animals according to their kind." And it was so.

Modern King James verseion

And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after its kind, cattle, and creepers, and its beasts of the earth after its kind; and it was so.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And God said, "Let the earth bring forth living creatures in their kinds: cattle and worms and beasts of the earth in their kinds." And so it came to pass.

NET Bible

God said, "Let the land produce living creatures according to their kinds: cattle, creeping things, and wild animals, each according to its kind." It was so.

New Heart English Bible

God said, "Let the earth bring forth living creatures after their kind, livestock, creeping things, and animals of the earth after their kind;" and it was so.

The Emphasized Bible

And God said - Let the land, bring forth, living soul, after its kind, tame-beast and creeping thing and wild-beast, of the land, after its kind. And it was so.

Webster

And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and the creeping animal, and the beast of the earth after his kind: and it was so.

World English Bible

God said, "Let the earth bring forth living creatures after their kind, livestock, creeping things, and animals of the earth after their kind;" and it was so.

Youngs Literal Translation

And God saith, 'Let the earth bring forth the living creature after its kind, cattle and creeping thing, and beast of the earth after its kind:' and it is so.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

Let the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

the living
חי 
Chay 
Usage: 502

נפשׁ 
Nephesh 
Usage: 753

מין 
Miyn 
מין 
Miyn 
Usage: 31
Usage: 31

בּהמה 
B@hemah 
Usage: 190

רמשׂ 
Remes 
Usage: 17

and beast
חי 
Chay 
Usage: 502

of the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

References

Context Readings

The Creation

23 And there was evening and there was morning, the fifth day. 24 And God said, Let the earth give birth to all sorts of living things, cattle and all things moving on the earth, and beasts of the earth after their sort: and it was so. 25 And God made the beast of the earth after its sort, and the cattle after their sort, and everything moving on the face of the earth after its sort: and God saw that it was good.


Cross References

Genesis 6:20

Two of every sort of bird and cattle and of every sort of living thing which goes on the earth will you take with you to keep them from destruction.

Genesis 7:14

And with them, every sort of beast and cattle, and every sort of thing which goes on the earth, and every sort of bird.

Genesis 8:19

And every beast and bird and every living thing of every sort which goes on the earth, went out of the ark.

Job 38:39-40

Do you go after food for the she-lion, or get meat so that the young lions may have enough,

Job 39:1

Have you knowledge of the rock-goats? or do you see the roes giving birth to their young?

Job 39:5

Who has let the ass of the fields go free? or made loose the bands of the loud-voiced beast?

Job 39:9

Will the ox of the mountains be your servant? or is his night's resting-place by your food-store?

Job 39:19

Do you give strength to the horse? is it by your hand that his neck is clothed with power?

Job 40:15

See now the Great Beast, whom I made, even as I made you; he takes grass for food, like the ox.

Job 40:15-10

See now the Great Beast, whom I made, even as I made you; he takes grass for food, like the ox.

Psalm 104:18

The high hills are a safe place for the mountain goats, and the rocks for the small beasts.

Psalm 104:23

Man goes out to his work, and to his business, till the evening.

Psalm 148:10

Beasts and all cattle; insects and winged birds:

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