Parallel Verses

Amplified

So God created man in His own image, in the image and likeness of God He created him; male and female He created them.

New American Standard Bible

God created man in His own image, in the image of God He created him; male and female He created them.

King James Version

So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.

Holman Bible

So God created man in His own image;
He created him in the image of God;
He created them male and female.

International Standard Version

So God created mankind in his own image; in his own image God created them; he created them male and female.

A Conservative Version

And God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him, male and female he created them.

American Standard Version

And God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.

Bible in Basic English

And God made man in his image, in the image of God he made him: male and female he made them.

Darby Translation

And God created Man in his image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.

Julia Smith Translation

And God will form man in his image, in the image of God he formed him; male and female he formed them.

King James 2000

So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So God created humankind in his image, in the likeness of God he created him, male and female he created them.

Modern King James verseion

And God created man in His image; in the image of God He created him. He created them male and female.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And God created man after his likeness, after the likeness of God created he him; male and female created he them.

NET Bible

God created humankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them, male and female he created them.

New Heart English Bible

God created man in his own image. In God's image he created him; male and female he created them.

The Emphasized Bible

And God created the man in his own image, In the image of God, created he him, - Male and female, created he, them.

Webster

So God created man in his own image, in the image of God created he him; male and female created he them.

World English Bible

God created man in his own image. In God's image he created him; male and female he created them.

Youngs Literal Translation

And God prepareth the man in His image; in the image of God He prepared him, a male and a female He prepared them.

Verse Picture

Interlinear

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

בּרא 
Bara' 
בּרא 
Bara' 
בּרא 
Bara' 
Usage: 54
Usage: 54
Usage: 54

man
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

צלם 
Tselem 
Usage: 17

in the image
צלם 
Tselem 
Usage: 17

of God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

he him male
זכר 
Zakar 
Usage: 83

and female
נקבה 
N@qebah 
Usage: 22

Devotionals

Devotionals about Genesis 1:27

Images Genesis 1:27

Prayers for Genesis 1:27

Context Readings

The Creation

26 God said, Let Us [Father, Son, and Holy Spirit] make mankind in Our image, after Our likeness, and let them have complete authority over the fish of the sea, the birds of the air, the [tame] beasts, and over all of the earth, and over everything that creeps upon the earth. 27 So God created man in His own image, in the image and likeness of God He created him; male and female He created them. 28 And God blessed them and said to them, Be fruitful, multiply, and fill the earth, and subdue it [using all its vast resources in the service of God and man]; and have dominion over the fish of the sea, the birds of the air, and over every living creature that moves upon the earth.


Cross References

Matthew 19:4

He replied, Have you never read that He Who made them from the beginning made them male and female,

Mark 10:6

But from the beginning of creation God made them male and female.

Malachi 2:15

And did not God make [you and your wife] one [flesh]? Did not One make you and preserve your spirit alive? And why [did God make you two] one? Because He sought a godly offspring [from your union]. Therefore take heed to yourselves, and let no one deal treacherously and be faithless to the wife of his youth.

Genesis 2:18

Now the Lord God said, It is not good (sufficient, satisfactory) that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper (suitable, adapted, complementary) for him.

Genesis 2:21-25

And the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam; and while he slept, He took one of his ribs or a part of his side and closed up the [place with] flesh.

Genesis 5:1-2

This is the book (the written record, the history) of the generations of the offspring of Adam. When God created man, He made him in the likeness of God.

Psalm 139:14

I will confess and praise You for You are fearful and wonderful and for the awful wonder of my birth! Wonderful are Your works, and that my inner self knows right well.

Isaiah 43:7

Even everyone who is called by My name, whom I have created for My glory, whom I have formed, whom I have made.

1 Corinthians 11:7-9

For a man ought not to wear anything on his head [in church], for he is the image and [reflected] glory of God [ his function of government reflects the majesty of the divine Rule]; but woman is [the expression of] man's glory (majesty, preeminence).

Ephesians 2:10

For we are God's [own] handiwork (His workmanship), recreated in Christ Jesus, [born anew] that we may do those good works which God predestined (planned beforehand) for us [taking paths which He prepared ahead of time], that we should walk in them [living the good life which He prearranged and made ready for us to live].

Ephesians 4:24

And put on the new nature (the regenerate self) created in God's image, [Godlike] in true righteousness and holiness.

Colossians 1:15

[Now] He is the exact likeness of the unseen God [the visible representation of the invisible]; He is the Firstborn of all creation.

Colossians 1:26

The mystery of which was hidden for ages and generations [ from angels and men], but is now revealed to His holy people (the saints),

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