Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And God said, Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together to one place, and let the dry land appear. And it was so.

New American Standard Bible

Then God said, "Let the waters below the heavens be gathered into one place, and let the dry land appear"; and it was so.

King James Version

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.

Holman Bible

Then God said, “Let the water under the sky be gathered into one place, and let the dry land appear.” And it was so.

International Standard Version

Then God said, "Let the water beneath the sky come together into one area, and let dry ground appear!" And that is what happened:

A Conservative Version

And God said, Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together to one place, and let the dry land appear. And it was so.

American Standard Version

And God said, Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together unto one place, and let the dry land appear: and it was so.

Amplified

And God said, Let the waters under the heavens be collected into one place [of standing], and let the dry land appear. And it was so.

Bible in Basic English

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.

Julia Smith Translation

And God will say the waters shall be gathered together from the under part of the heavens to one place, and the dry shall be seen: and it shall be so.

King James 2000

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.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And God said, "Let the waters under heaven be gathered to one place, and let the dry ground appear." And it was so.

Modern King James verseion

And God said, Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together to one place, and let the dry land appear; and it was so.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And God said, "Let the waters that are under heaven gather themselves unto one place, that the dry land may appear." And it came so to pass.

NET Bible

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

New Heart English Bible

God said, "Let the waters under the sky be gathered together in one gathering, and let the dry land appear;" and it was so. And the waters under the sky gathered to their gatherings, and the dry land appeared.

The Emphasized Bible

And God said - Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together, into one place, and let the dry - ground appear. And it was so.

Webster

And God said, Let the waters under the heaven be gathered into one place, and let the dry land appear: and it was so.

World English Bible

God said, "Let the waters under the sky be gathered together to one place, and let the dry land appear;" and it was so.

Youngs Literal Translation

And God saith, 'Let the waters under the heavens be collected unto one place, and let the dry land be seen:' and it is so.

Interlinear

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

שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

קוה 
Qavah 
Usage: 49


unto, with, against, at, into, in, before, to, of, upon, by, toward, hath, for, on, beside, from, where, after, within
Usage: 0

one
אחד 
'echad 
Usage: 432

מקמה מקומה מקם מקום 
Maqowm 
Usage: 401

and let the dry
יבּשׂה 
Yabbashah 
Usage: 14

ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

The Creation

8 And God called the expanse Heavens. And there was evening, and there was morning a second day. 9 And God said, Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together to one place, and let the dry land appear. And it was so. 10 And God called the dry land Earth, and the gathering together of the waters he called Seas. And God saw that it was good.


Cross References

Jeremiah 5:22

Will ye not fear me? saith Jehovah. Will ye not tremble at my presence, who have set the sand a bound for the sea by a perpetual decree, and it shall not pass it? and its waves toss themselves, but they do not prevail; and they roar, yet can they not pass over it?

2 Peter 3:5

For this is hidden from them through their own wilfulness, that heavens were of old, and an earth, having its subsistence out of water and in water, by the word of God,

Job 38:8-11

And who shut up the sea with doors, when it burst forth, issuing out of the womb?

Psalm 24:1-2

{Of David. A Psalm.} The earth is Jehovah's, and the fulness thereof; the world, and they that dwell therein.

Psalm 33:7

He gathereth the waters of the sea together as a heap; he layeth up the deeps in storehouses.

Psalm 95:5

The sea is his, and he made it, and his hands formed the dry land.

Job 26:7

He stretcheth out the north over empty space, he hangeth the earth upon nothing;

Job 26:10

He hath traced a fixed circle over the waters, unto the confines of light and darkness.

Psalm 104:3

Who layeth the beams of his upper chambers in the waters, who maketh clouds his chariot, who walketh upon the wings of the wind;

Psalm 104:5-9

He laid the earth upon its foundations: it shall not be removed for ever.

Psalm 136:5-6

To him that by understanding made the heavens, for his loving-kindness endureth for ever;

Proverbs 8:28-29

when he established the skies above, when the fountains of the deep became strong;

Ecclesiastes 1:7

All the rivers run into the sea, yet the sea is not full: unto the place whither the rivers go, thither they go again.

Jonah 1:9

And he said unto them, I am a Hebrew, and I fear Jehovah, the God of the heavens, who hath made the sea and the dry land.

Revelation 10:6

and swore by him that lives to the ages of ages, who created the heaven and the things that are in it, and the earth and the things that are in it, and the sea and the things that are in it, that there should be no longer delay;

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