Parallel Verses

NET Bible

So God made the expanse and separated the water under the expanse from the water above it. It was so.

New American Standard Bible

God made the expanse, and separated the waters which were below the expanse from the waters which were above the expanse; and it was so.

King James Version

And God made the firmament, and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament: and it was so.

Holman Bible

So God made the expanse and separated the water under the expanse from the water above the expanse. And it was so.

International Standard Version

So God made a canopy that separated the water beneath the canopy from the water above it. And that is what happened:

A Conservative Version

And God made the firmament, and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament. And it was so.

American Standard Version

And God made the firmament, and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament: and it was so.

Amplified

And God made the expanse [of sky] and separated the waters which were under the expanse from the waters which were above the expanse; and it was so [just as He commanded].

Bible in Basic English

And God made the arch for a division between the waters which were under the arch and those which were over it: and it was so.

Darby Translation

And God made the expanse, and divided between the waters that are under the expanse and the waters that are above the expanse; and it was so.

Julia Smith Translation

And God shall make a firmament, and he shall separate between the waters which are from the lower part of the firmament and between the waters which are from the upper part of the firmament: and it shall be so.

King James 2000

And God made the firmament, and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament: and it was so.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So God made the vaulted dome, and he caused a separation between the waters which [were] under the vaulted dome and between the waters which were over the vaulted dome. And it was so.

Modern King James verseion

And God made the expanse, and divided the waters which were under the expanse from the waters which were above the expanse; and it was so.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then God made the firmament, and parted the waters which were under the firmament, from the waters that were above the firmament: And it was so.

New Heart English Bible

God made the expanse, and divided the waters which were under the expanse from the waters which were above the expanse; and it was so.

The Emphasized Bible

And God made the expanse, and it divided between the waters that were under the expanse and the waters that were above the expanse. And it was so.

Webster

And God made the firmament; and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament: and it was so.

World English Bible

God made the expanse, and divided the waters which were under the expanse from the waters which were above the expanse; and it was so.

Youngs Literal Translation

And God maketh the expanse, and it separateth between the waters which are under the expanse, and the waters which are above the expanse: and it is so.

Interlinear

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

the firmament
רקיע 
Raqiya` 
רקיע 
Raqiya` 
רקיע 
Raqiya` 
Usage: 17
Usage: 17
Usage: 17

and divided
בּדל 
Badal 
Usage: 42

תּחת 
Tachath 
instead, under, for, as, with, from, flat, in the same place
Usage: 505

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Genesis 1:7

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

The Creation

6 God said, "Let there be an expanse in the midst of the waters and let it separate water from water. 7 So God made the expanse and separated the water under the expanse from the water above it. It was so. 8 God called the expanse "sky." There was evening, and there was morning, a second day.


Cross References

Psalm 148:4

Praise him, O highest heaven, and you waters above the sky!

Proverbs 8:28-29

when he established the clouds above, when the fountains of the deep grew strong,

Genesis 1:9

God said, "Let the water under the sky be gathered to one place and let dry ground appear." It was so.

Genesis 1:11

God said, "Let the land produce vegetation: plants yielding seeds according to their kinds, and trees bearing fruit with seed in it according to their kinds." It was so.

Genesis 1:15

and let them serve as lights in the expanse of the sky to give light on the earth." It was so.

Genesis 1:24

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.

Job 26:8

He locks the waters in his clouds, and the clouds do not burst with the weight of them.

Job 38:8-11

"Who shut up the sea with doors when it burst forth, coming out of the womb,

Psalm 104:10

He turns springs into streams; they flow between the mountains.

Ecclesiastes 11:3

If the clouds are full of rain, they will empty themselves on the earth, and whether a tree falls to the south or to the north, the tree will lie wherever it falls.

Matthew 8:27

And the men were amazed and said, "What sort of person is this? Even the winds and the sea obey him!"

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