Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort thou shall bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee. They shall be male and female.

New American Standard Bible

And of every living thing of all flesh, you shall bring two of every kind into the ark, to keep them alive with you; they shall be male and female.

King James Version

And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee; they shall be male and female.

Holman Bible

You are also to bring into the ark two of all the living creatures, male and female, to keep them alive with you.

International Standard Version

You are to bring two of every living thing into the ark so they may remain alive with you. They are to be male and female.

American Standard Version

And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee; they shall be male and female.

Amplified

And of every living thing [found on land], you shall bring two of every kind into the ark, to keep them alive with you; they shall be male and female.

Bible in Basic English

And you will take with you into the ark two of every sort of living thing, and keep them safe with you; they will be male and female.

Darby Translation

And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee: they shall be male and female.

Julia Smith Translation

And from every living thing of all flesh, two of all shalt thou bring in to the ark, to preserve alive with thee: male and female shall they be.

King James 2000

And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shall you bring into the ark, to keep them alive with you; they shall be male and female.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And of every living thing, from all flesh, you must bring two from every [kind] into the ark to keep [them] alive with you; they shall be male and female.

Modern King James verseion

And you shall bring into the ark two of every kind, of every living thing of all flesh, to keep them alive with you. They shall be male and female.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

"And of all that liveth, whatsoever flesh it be, shalt thou bring into the ark, of every thing a pair, to keep them alive with thee.

NET Bible

You must bring into the ark two of every kind of living creature from all flesh, male and female, to keep them alive with you.

New Heart English Bible

Of every living thing of all flesh, you shall bring two of every sort into the ship, to keep them alive with you. They shall be male and female.

The Emphasized Bible

Moreover of all the living creatures of all flesh - two of each, shalt thou bring into the ark to keep alive with thee, - male and female, shall they be.

Webster

And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee: they shall be male and female.

World English Bible

Of every living thing of all flesh, you shall bring two of every sort into the ship, to keep them alive with you. They shall be male and female.

Youngs Literal Translation

and of all that liveth, of all flesh, two of every sort thou dost bring in unto the ark, to keep alive with thee; male and female are they.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חי 
Chay 
Usage: 502

of all flesh
בּשׂר 
Basar 
Usage: 270

two
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

of every sort shalt thou bring

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

into the ark
תּבה 
Tebah 
ark
Usage: 28

חיה 
Chayah 
Usage: 264

with thee they shall be male
זכר 
Zakar 
Usage: 83

References

American

Hastings

Context Readings

God Warns Noah

18 But I will establish my covenant with thee. And thou shall come into the ark, thou, and thy sons, and thy wife, and thy sons' wives with thee. 19 And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort thou shall bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee. They shall be male and female. 20 Of the birds according to their kind, and of the cattle according to their kind, of every creeping thing of the ground according to its kind. Two of every sort shall come to thee, to keep them alive.



Cross References

Genesis 7:2-3

Of every clean beast thou shall take to thee by sevens, the male and his female. And of the beasts that are not clean two, the male and his female.

Genesis 7:8-9

Of clean beasts, and of beasts that are not clean, and of birds, and of everything that creeps upon the ground,

Genesis 7:15-16

And they went in to Noah into the ark, two by two of all flesh in which is the breath of life.

Genesis 8:17

Bring forth with thee every living thing that is with thee of all flesh, both birds and cattle, and every creeping thing that creeps upon the earth, that they may breed abundantly on the earth, and be fruitful, and multiply upon th

Psalm 36:6

Thy righteousness is like the mountains of God. Thy judgments are a great deep. O LORD, thou preserve man and beast.

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