Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

And God gave the arch the name of Heaven. And there was evening and there was morning, the second day.

New American Standard Bible

God called the expanse heaven. And there was evening and there was morning, a second day.

King James Version

And God called the firmament Heaven. And the evening and the morning were the second day.

Holman Bible

God called the expanse “sky.” Evening came and then morning: the second day.

International Standard Version

God called the canopy "sky." The twilight and the dawn were the second day.

A Conservative Version

And God called the firmament Heaven. And there was evening and there was morning, a second day.

American Standard Version

And God called the firmament Heaven. And there was evening and there was morning, a second day.

Amplified

God called the expanse [of sky] heaven. And there was evening and there was morning, a second day.

Darby Translation

And God called the expanse Heavens. And there was evening, and there was morning a second day.

Julia Smith Translation

And God will call to the firmament the heavens: and the evening shall be, and the morning shall be the second day.

King James 2000

And God called the firmament Heaven. And the evening and the morning were the second day.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And God called the vaulted dome "heaven." And there was evening, and there was morning, a second day.

Modern King James verseion

And God called the expanse, Heavens. And the evening and the morning were the second day.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And God called the firmament "heaven." And so of the evening and morning was made the second day.

NET Bible

God called the expanse "sky." There was evening, and there was morning, a second day.

New Heart English Bible

God called the expanse sky. There was evening and there was morning, a second day.

The Emphasized Bible

And God called the expanse, heavens. So it was evening - and it was morning, a, second day.

Webster

And God called the firmament Heaven: and the evening and the morning were the second day.

World English Bible

God called the expanse "sky." There was evening and there was morning, a second day.

Youngs Literal Translation

And God calleth to the expanse 'Heavens;' and there is an evening, and there is a morning -- day second.

Interlinear

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

קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

the firmament
רקיע 
Raqiya` 
Usage: 17

שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

and the morning
בּקר 
Boqer 
Usage: 214

were the second
שׁני 
Sheniy 
Usage: 156

References

American

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Images Genesis 1:8

Prayers for Genesis 1:8

Context Readings

The Creation

7 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. 8 And God gave the arch the name of Heaven. And there was evening and there was morning, the second day. 9 And God said, Let the waters under the heaven come together in one place, and let the dry land be seen: and it was so.


Cross References

Genesis 1:5

Naming the light, Day, and the dark, Night. And there was evening and there was morning, the first day.

Genesis 1:19

And there was evening and there was morning, the fourth day.

Genesis 1:10

And God gave the dry land the name of Earth; and the waters together in their place were named Seas: and God saw that it was good.

Genesis 1:13

And there was evening and there was morning, the third day.

Genesis 1:23

And there was evening and there was morning, the fifth day.

Genesis 1:31

And God saw everything which he had made and it was very good. And there was evening and there was morning, the sixth day.

Genesis 5:2

Male and female he made them, naming them Man, and giving them his blessing on the day when they were made.

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