Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

there went in two by two to Noah into the ark, male and female, as God commanded Noah.

New American Standard Bible

there went into the ark to Noah by twos, male and female, as God had commanded Noah.

King James Version

There went in two and two unto Noah into the ark, the male and the female, as God had commanded Noah.

Holman Bible

two of each, male and female, entered the ark with Noah, just as God had commanded him.

International Standard Version

two by two, male and female, they entered the ark to join Noah, just as God had commanded.

American Standard Version

there went in two and two unto Noah into the ark, male and female, as God commanded Noah.

Amplified

they came [motivated by God] into the ark with Noah two by two, the male and the female, just as God had commanded Noah.

Bible in Basic English

In twos, male and female, they went into the ark with Noah, as God had said.

Darby Translation

there came two and two unto Noah into the ark, male and female, as God had commanded Noah.

Julia Smith Translation

Two and two went in to Noah to the ark, male and female, according to which God commanded Noah.

King James 2000

There went in two by two unto Noah into the ark, the male and the female, as God had commanded Noah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{two of each} went to Noah, into the ark, male and female, as God had commanded Noah.

Modern King James verseion

two by two they went in to Noah into the ark, male and female, as God had commanded Noah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

came in by couples of every kind unto Noah into the ark: a male and a female: even as God commanded Noah.

NET Bible

male and female, came into the ark to Noah, just as God had commanded him.

New Heart English Bible

went by pairs to Noah into the ship, male and female, as God commanded Noah.

The Emphasized Bible

two and two, went they in unto Noah, into the ark male and female,, - as God commanded Noah.

Webster

There went in two and two to Noah into the ark, the male and the female, as God had commanded Noah.

World English Bible

went by pairs to Noah into the ship, male and female, as God commanded Noah.

Youngs Literal Translation

two by two they have come in unto Noah, unto the ark, a male and a female, as God hath commanded Noah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
There went in

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

two
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

and two
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

נח 
Noach 
Usage: 46

into the ark
תּבה 
Tebah 
ark
Usage: 28

the male
זכר 
Zakar 
Usage: 83

and the female
נקבה 
N@qebah 
Usage: 22

God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

צוה 
Tsavah 
Usage: 494

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Entering The Ark

8 Of clean beasts, and of beasts that are not clean, and of birds, and of everything that creeps upon the ground, 9 there went in two by two to Noah into the ark, male and female, as God commanded Noah. 10 And it came to pass after the seven days, that the waters of the flood were upon the earth.



Cross References

Genesis 2:19

And out of the ground LORD God formed every beast of the field, and every bird of the heavens, and brought them to the man to see what he would call them, and whatever the man called every living creature, that was the name of it.

Genesis 7:16

And those that went in, went in male and female of all flesh, as God commanded him. And LORD shut him in.

Isaiah 11:6-9

And the wolf shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid, and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together, and a little child shall lead them.

Isaiah 65:25

The wolf and the lamb shall feed together, and the lion shall eat straw like the ox, and dust shall be the serpent's food. They shall not hurt nor destroy in all my holy mountain, says LORD.

Jeremiah 8:7

Yea, the stork in the heavens knows her appointed times, and the turtledove and the swallow and the crane observe the time of their coming, but my people know not the law of LORD.

Acts 10:11-12

And he sees heaven opened, and a certain container descending to him, like a great sheet bound at four corners, and being lowered to the earth,

Galatians 3:28

There is no Jew nor Greek, there is no bondman nor freeman, there is no male and female, for ye are all one in Christ Jesus.

Colossians 3:11

where there is no Greek and Jew, circumcision and uncircumcision, barbarian, Scythian, bondman, freeman, but the all and in all, Christ.

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