Parallel Verses

Amplified

And the waters became mighty and increased greatly upon the land, and the ark went [gently floating] upon the surface of the waters.

New American Standard Bible

The water prevailed and increased greatly upon the earth, and the ark floated on the surface of the water.

King James Version

And the waters prevailed, and were increased greatly upon the earth; and the ark went upon the face of the waters.

Holman Bible

The waters surged and increased greatly on the earth, and the ark floated on the surface of the water.

International Standard Version

The flood waters continued to surge, increasing throughout the earth, while the ark floated on the surface of the flood water.

A Conservative Version

And the waters prevailed, and increased greatly upon the earth, and the ark went upon the face of the waters.

American Standard Version

And the waters prevailed, and increased greatly upon the earth; and the ark went upon the face of the waters.

Bible in Basic English

And the waters overcame everything and were increased greatly on the earth, and the ark was resting on the face of the waters.

Darby Translation

And the waters prevailed and increased greatly on the earth; and the ark went on the face of the waters.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the waters prevailed and multiplied greatly upon the earth, and the ark went upon the face of the waters.

Julia Smith Translation

And the waters shall prevail and shall multiply exceedingly upon the earth: and the ark shall go upon the face of the waters.

King James 2000

And the waters prevailed, and were increased greatly upon the earth; and the ark went upon the face of the waters.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the waters prevailed and increased greatly upon the earth. And the ark went upon the surface of the waters.

Modern King James verseion

And the waters prevailed and were increased greatly upon the earth. And the ark floated upon the face of the waters.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the water prevailed and increased exceedingly upon the earth: and the ark went upon the top of the waters.

NET Bible

The waters completely overwhelmed the earth, and the ark floated on the surface of the waters.

New Heart English Bible

The waters prevailed, and increased greatly on the earth; and the ship floated on the surface of the waters.

The Emphasized Bible

And the waters prevailed and increased greatly, on the earth, - and the ark went its way on the face of the waters.

Webster

And the waters prevailed, and were increased greatly upon the earth: and the ark moved upon the face of the waters.

World English Bible

The waters prevailed, and increased greatly on the earth; and the ship floated on the surface of the waters.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the waters are mighty, and multiply exceedingly upon the earth; and the ark goeth on the face of the waters.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
upon the earth
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

and the ark
תּבה 
Tebah 
ark
Usage: 28

ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

upon the face
פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

The Flood

17 The flood [that is, the downpour of rain] was forty days upon the earth; and the waters increased and bore up the ark, and it was lifted [high] above the land. 18 And the waters became mighty and increased greatly upon the land, and the ark went [gently floating] upon the surface of the waters. 19 And the waters prevailed so exceedingly and were so mighty upon the earth that all the high hills under the whole sky were covered.


Cross References

Exodus 14:28

The waters returned and covered the chariots, the horsemen, and all the host of Pharaoh that pursued them; not even one of them remained.

Job 22:16

Men who were snatched away before their time, whose foundations were poured out like a stream [during the flood]?

Psalm 69:15

Let not the floodwaters overflow and overwhelm me, neither let the deep swallow me up nor the [dug] pit [with water perhaps in the bottom] close its mouth over me.

Psalm 104:26

There go the ships of the sea, and Leviathan (the sea monster), which You have formed to sport in it.

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