Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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

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

Bible in Basic English

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

Darby Translation

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And God called the firmament Heavens. And the evening and the morning were the 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

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Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Images Genesis 1:8

Prayers for Genesis 1:8

Context Readings

The Creation

7 So God made a canopy that separated the water beneath the canopy from the water above it. And that is what happened: 8 God called the canopy "sky." The twilight and the dawn were the second day. 9 Then God said, "Let the water beneath the sky come together into one area, and let dry ground appear!" And that is what happened:


Cross References

Genesis 1:5

calling the light "day," and the darkness "night." The twilight and the dawn were day one.

Genesis 1:19

The twilight and the dawn were the fourth day.

Genesis 1:10

God called the dry ground "land," and he called the water that had come together "oceans." And God saw how good it was.

Genesis 1:13

The twilight and the dawn were the third day.

Genesis 1:23

The twilight and the dawn were the fifth day.

Genesis 1:31

Now God saw all that he had made, and indeed, it was very good! The twilight and the dawn were the sixth day.

Genesis 5:2

Creating them male and female, he blessed them and called them humans when he created them.

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