Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

The water sources from the ocean depths were blocked and the floodgates of the heavens were closed.

New American Standard Bible

Also the fountains of the deep and the floodgates of the sky were closed, and the rain from the sky was restrained;

King James Version

The fountains also of the deep and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained;

Holman Bible

The sources of the watery depths and the floodgates of the sky were closed, and the rain from the sky stopped.

A Conservative Version

Also the fountains of the deep and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained.

American Standard Version

the fountains also of the deep and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained;

Amplified

Also the fountains of the deep and the windows of the heavens were closed, the gushing rain from the sky was checked,

Bible in Basic English

And the fountains of the deep and the windows of heaven were shut, and the rain from heaven was stopped.

Darby Translation

And the fountains of the deep and the windows of heaven were closed, and the pour of rain from heaven was stopped.

Julia Smith Translation

And the fountains of the deep, and the sluices of the heavens shall be shut up, and the rains from the heavens shall be withheld.

King James 2000

The fountains also of the deep and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained;

Lexham Expanded Bible

And the fountains of the deep and the windows of the heavens were closed, and the rain from the heavens was restrained.

Modern King James verseion

Also the fountains of the deep and the windows of heaven were stopped, and rain from heaven was restrained.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and the fountains of the deep and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain of heaven was forbidden,

NET Bible

The fountains of the deep and the floodgates of heaven were closed, and the rain stopped falling from the sky.

New Heart English Bible

The deep's fountains and the sky's windows were also stopped, and the rain from the sky was restrained.

The Emphasized Bible

and the fountains of the roaring-deep were shut, and the windows of the heavens, - and the heavy rain was restrained from the heavens;

Webster

The fountains also of the deep, and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained;

World English Bible

The deep's fountains and the sky's windows were also stopped, and the rain from the sky was restrained.

Youngs Literal Translation

and closed are the fountains of the deep and the net-work of the heavens, and restrained is the shower from the heavens.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מעינה מעינו מעין 
Ma`yan 
Usage: 23

also of the deep
תּהם תּהום 
T@howm 
Usage: 36

and the windows
ארבּה 
'arubbah 
Usage: 9

of heaven
שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

סכר 
Caker 
Usage: 3

and the rain
גּשׁם 
Geshem 
Usage: 35

שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

References

Easton

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

The Flood Subsides

1 God kept Noah in mind, along with all the wildlife and livestock that were with him in the ark. God's Spirit moved throughout the earth, causing the flood waters to subside. 2 The water sources from the ocean depths were blocked and the floodgates of the heavens were closed. 3 Then the flood waters steadily receded, diminishing completely by the end of the 150 days.


Cross References

Genesis 7:11

On the seventeenth day of the second month, when Noah was 600 years old, all the springs of the great deep burst open, the floodgates of the heavens were opened,

Job 37:11-13

He also loads the clouds with moisture, scattering his lightning with the clouds.

Job 38:37

Who has the wisdom to be able to count the clouds, or to empty the water jars of heaven,

Proverbs 8:28

when he made the clouds from above, when the springs of the depths were established,

Jonah 2:3

You cast me into the deep into the heart of the sea. Flood waters engulfed me. All your breakers and your waves swirled over me.

Matthew 8:9

because I, too, am a man under authority and I have soldiers under me. I say to one of them "Go' and he goes, to another "Come' and he comes, and to my servant "Do this' and he does it."

Matthew 8:26-27

He asked them, "Why are you afraid, you who have little faith?" Then he got up and rebuked the winds and the sea, and there was a great calm.

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