Parallel Verses

King James Version

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

New American Standard Bible

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

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

רקיע 
Raqiya` 
Usage: 17

שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

and the morning
בּקר 
Boqer 
Usage: 214

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 firmament, and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament: and it was so. 8 And God called the firmament Heaven. And the evening and the morning were the second day. 9 And God said, Let the waters under the heaven be gathered together unto one place, and let the dry land appear: and it was so.


Cross References

Genesis 1:5

And God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And the evening and the morning were the first day.

Genesis 1:19

And the evening and the morning were the fourth day.

Genesis 1:10

And God called the dry land Earth; and the gathering together of the waters called he Seas: and God saw that it was good.

Genesis 1:13

And the evening and the morning were the third day.

Genesis 1:23

And the evening and the morning were the fifth day.

Genesis 1:31

And God saw every thing that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. And the evening and the morning were the sixth day.

Genesis 5:2

Male and female created he them; and blessed them, and called their name Adam, in the day when they were created.



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