Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

And Jehovah God will cause to fall a deep sleep upon the man, and he will sleep; and he will take one of his ribs and will close up the flesh underneath it

New American Standard Bible

So the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and he slept; then He took one of his ribs and closed up the flesh at that place.

King James Version

And the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, and he slept: and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof;

Holman Bible

So the Lord God caused a deep sleep to come over the man, and he slept. God took one of his ribs and closed the flesh at that place.

International Standard Version

so the LORD God caused a deep sleep to overshadow the man.

A Conservative Version

And LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and he slept. And [God] took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh in place of it.

American Standard Version

And Jehovah God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and he slept; and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof:

Amplified

So the Lord God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam; and while he slept, He took one of his ribs and closed up the flesh at that place.

Bible in Basic English

And the Lord God sent a deep sleep on the man, and took one of the bones from his side while he was sleeping, joining up the flesh again in its place:

Darby Translation

And Jehovah Elohim caused a deep sleep to fall upon Man; and he slept. And he took one of his ribs and closed up flesh in its stead.

King James 2000

And the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, and he slept: and he took one of his ribs, and closed up its place with flesh;

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Yahweh God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man. While he slept, he took one of his ribs, and closed up {the flesh where it had been}.

Modern King James verseion

And Jehovah God caused a deep sleep to fall on Adam, and he slept. And He took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh underneath.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then the LORD God cast a slumber on Adam, and he slept. And then he took out one of his ribs, and in stead thereof he filled up the place with flesh.

NET Bible

So the Lord God caused the man to fall into a deep sleep, and while he was asleep, he took part of the man's side and closed up the place with flesh.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall on the man, and he slept; and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh in its place.

The Emphasized Bible

So Yahweh God caused a deep sleep to fall on the man, and he slept, - and he took one of his ribs, and closed up flesh instead thereof.

Webster

And the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon Adam, and he slept; and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh in its place.

World English Bible

Yahweh God caused a deep sleep to fall on the man, and he slept; and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh in its place.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jehovah God causeth a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and he sleepeth, and He taketh one of his ribs, and closeth up flesh in its stead.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the Lord

Usage: 0

God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

תּרדּמה 
Tardemah 
Usage: 7

אדם 
'Adam 
Usage: 22

and he slept
ישׁן 
Yashen 
Usage: 19

and he took
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

one
אחד 
'echad 
Usage: 432

of his ribs
צלעה צלע 
Tsela` 
Usage: 41

and closed up
סגר 
Cagar 
Usage: 93

the flesh
בּשׂר 
Basar 
Usage: 270

References

Context Readings

The First Woman

20 And the man will call the names to all the cattle, and to the birds of the heavens, and to every living thing of the field; but to the man was not found a help as before him. 21 And Jehovah God will cause to fall a deep sleep upon the man, and he will sleep; and he will take one of his ribs and will close up the flesh underneath it 22 And Jehovah God will build the rib which he took from the man, into a woman, and will bring her to the man.



Cross References

Genesis 15:12

And the sun shall be going down, and a deep sleep fell upon Abram, and behold terror and great darkness fell upon him.

1 Samuel 26:12

And David will take the spear, and the cruse of water at Saul's head, and they will go for themselves, and none saw and none will know, and none waking: for all of them were sleeping; for a deep sleep of Jehovah fell upon them.

Job 4:13

In thoughts, from visions of the night, in the falling of deep sleep upon men,

Job 33:15

In a dream, in a vision of the night, in the falling of deep sleep upon men, in slumbers upon the bed;

Proverbs 19:15

Sloth will cast a deep sleep; and the soul of sloth shall hunger.

Daniel 8:18

And in his speaking with me I lay in a deep sleep upon my face upon the earth: and he will touch upon me and will cause me to stand upon my standing.

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