Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And God said, "See, I have given you all herbs that sow seed which are on all the earth, and all manner trees that have fruit in them and sow seed; to be meat for you,

New American Standard Bible

Then God said, “Behold, I have given you every plant yielding seed that is on the surface of all the earth, and every tree which has fruit yielding seed; it shall be food for you;

King James Version

And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in the which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be for meat.

Holman Bible

God also said, “Look, I have given you every seed-bearing plant on the surface of the entire earth and every tree whose fruit contains seed. This food will be for you,

International Standard Version

God also told them, "Look! I have given you every seed-bearing plant that grows throughout the earth, along with every tree that grows seed-bearing fruit. They will produce your food.

A Conservative Version

And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb yielding seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed. To you it shall be for food,

American Standard Version

And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb yielding seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be for food:

Amplified

So God said, “Behold, I have given you every plant yielding seed that is on the surface of the entire earth, and every tree which has fruit yielding seed; it shall be food for you;

Bible in Basic English

And God said, See, I have given you every plant producing seed, on the face of all the earth, and every tree which has fruit producing seed: they will be for your food:

Darby Translation

And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb producing seed that is on the whole earth, and every tree in which is the fruit of a tree producing seed: it shall be food for you;

Julia Smith Translation

And God will say, Lo, I gave to you every green herb scattering seed which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree in which is the fruit of a tree scattering seed; to you it shall be for food.

King James 2000

And God said, Behold, I have given you every plant bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, which has seed in its fruit; to you it shall be for food.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And God said, "Look--I am giving to you every plant [that] bears seed which [is] on the face of the whole earth, and every kind of tree {that bears fruit}. They shall be yours as food."

Modern King James verseion

And God said, Behold! I have given you every herb seeding seed which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree in which is the fruit of a tree seeding seed; to you it shall be for food.

NET Bible

Then God said, "I now give you every seed-bearing plant on the face of the entire earth and every tree that has fruit with seed in it. They will be yours for food.

New Heart English Bible

God said, "Behold, I have given you every herb yielding seed, which is on the surface of all the earth, and every tree, which bears fruit yielding seed. It will be your food.

The Emphasized Bible

And God said - Lo! I have given to you - every herb yielding seed which is on the face of all the land, and every tree wherein is the fruit of a tree yielding seed, - to you, shall it be, for food;

Webster

And God said, Behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree, in which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; to you it shall be for food.

World English Bible

God said, "Behold, I have given you every herb yielding seed, which is on the surface of all the earth, and every tree, which bears fruit yielding seed. It will be your food.

Youngs Literal Translation

And God saith, 'Lo, I have given to you every herb sowing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth, and every tree in which is the fruit of a tree sowing seed, to you it is for food;

Interlinear

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

הנּה 
Hinneh 
Behold, see, lo, here...I, and lo
Usage: 1060

נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

עשׂב 
`eseb 
Usage: 33

זרע 
Zara` 
Usage: 56

זרע 
Zera` 
זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229
Usage: 229

which is upon the face
פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

of all the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

and every tree
עץ 
`ets 
Usage: 329

in the which is the fruit
פּרי 
P@riy 
Usage: 119

of a tree
עץ 
`ets 
Usage: 329

זרע 
Zara` 
Usage: 56

References

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Images Genesis 1:29

Prayers for Genesis 1:29

Context Readings

The Creation

28 And God blessed them, and God said unto them, "Grow and multiply, and fill the earth and subdue it, and have dominion over the fishes of the sea, and over the fowls of the air, and over all the beasts that move on the earth. 29 And God said, "See, I have given you all herbs that sow seed which are on all the earth, and all manner trees that have fruit in them and sow seed; to be meat for you, 30 and for all beasts of the earth, and unto all fowls of the air, and unto all that creepeth on the earth wherein is life, that they may have all manner herbs and grass for to eat." And even so it was.


Cross References

Genesis 9:3

And all that moveth upon the earth, having life, shall be your meat: Even as the green herbs, so give I you all things.

Psalm 104:14-15

Thou bringest forth grass for the cattle, and green herbs for the service of men.

Psalm 136:25

Which giveth food unto all flesh! For his mercy endureth forever.

Psalm 145:15-16

The eyes of all wait upon thee, O LORD; and thou givest them their meat in due season.

Genesis 2:16

And the LORD God commanded Adam, saying, "Of all the trees of the garden see thou eat:

Job 36:31

By these things governeth he his people, and giveth them abundance of meat.

Psalm 24:1

{A Psalm of David} The earth is the LORD's, and all that therein is: the compass of the world, and all that dwell therein.

Psalm 104:27-28

These wait all upon thee, that thou mayest give them meat in due season.

Psalm 111:5

He giveth meat unto them that fear him; he is ever mindful of his covenant.

Psalm 115:16

All the whole heavens are the LORD's; but the earth hath he given unto the children of men.

Psalm 146:7

who helpeth them to right that suffer wrong; who feedeth the hungry. The LORD looseth men out of prison;

Psalm 147:9

which giveth fodder unto the cattle, and feedeth the young ravens that call upon him.

Isaiah 33:16

He it is, that shall dwell on high; whose safeguard shall be in the true rock, to him shall be given the right true meat and drink.

Hosea 2:8

And she did not know that I gave her corn, and wine, and oil, and multiplied her silver and gold: which they bestowed upon Baal.

Matthew 6:11

Give us this day our daily bread.

Matthew 6:25-26

Therefore I say unto you, be not careful for your life what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink, nor yet for your body, what raiment ye shall put on. Is not the life more worth than meat? and the body more of value than raiment?

Acts 14:17

Nevertheless, he left not himself without witness, in that he showed his benefits, in giving us rain from heaven and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts with food and gladness."

Acts 17:24-25

God, that made the world, and all that are in it, seeing that he is Lord of heaven and earth, he dwelleth not in temples made with hands,

Acts 17:28

For in him we live, move, and have our being, as certain of your own poets said. For we are also his generation.

1 Timothy 6:17

Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not exceeding wise, and that they trust not in the uncertain riches, but in the living God, which giveth us abundantly all things to enjoy them,

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