Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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,

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.

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 God blessed them. God said to them, "Be fruitful, multiply, fill the earth, and subdue it. Have dominion over the fish of the sea, over the birds of the sky, and over every living thing that moves on the earth." 29 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. 30 To every animal of the earth, and to every bird of the sky, and to everything that creeps on the earth, in which there is life, I have given every green herb for food;" and it was so.


Cross References

Genesis 9:3

Every moving thing that lives will be food for you. As the green herb, I have given everything to you.

Psalm 104:14-15

He causes the grass to grow for the livestock, and plants for man to cultivate, that he may bring forth food out of the earth:

Psalm 136:25

Who gives food to every creature; for his loving kindness endures forever.

Psalm 145:15-16

The eyes of all wait for you. You give them their food in due season.

Genesis 2:16

The LORD God commanded the man, saying, "Of every tree of the garden you may freely eat;

Job 36:31

For by these he judges the people. He gives food in abundance.

Psalm 24:1

The earth is the LORD's, with its fullness; the world, and those who dwell therein.

Psalm 104:27-28

These all wait for you, that you may give them their food in due season.

Psalm 111:5

He has given food to those who fear him. He always remembers his covenant.

Psalm 115:16

The heavens are the heavens of the LORD; but the earth has he given to the children of men.

Psalm 146:7

who executes justice for the oppressed; who gives food to the hungry. The LORD frees the prisoners.

Psalm 147:9

He provides food for the livestock, and for the young ravens when they call.

Isaiah 33:16

he will dwell on high. His place of defense will be the fortress of rocks. His bread will be supplied. His waters will be sure.

Hosea 2:8

For she did not know that I gave her the grain, the new wine, and the oil, and multiplied to her silver and gold, which they used for Baal.

Matthew 6:11

Give us today our daily bread.

Matthew 6:25-26

Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing?

Acts 14:17

Yet he did not leave himself without witness, in that he did good and gave you rains from the sky and fruitful seasons, filling your hearts with food and gladness."

Acts 17:24-25

The God who made the world and all things in it, he, being Lord of heaven and earth, does not dwell in temples made with hands,

Acts 17:28

'For in him we live, and move, and have our being.' As some of your own poets have said, 'For we are also his offspring.'

1 Timothy 6:17

Charge those who are rich in this present world that they not be haughty, nor have their hope set on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly provides us with everything to enjoy;

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