Parallel Verses

Amplified

And God pronounced a blessing upon Noah and his sons and said to them, Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth.

New American Standard Bible

And God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth.

King James Version

And God blessed Noah and his sons, and said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth.

Holman Bible

God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth.

International Standard Version

God blessed Noah and his sons and ordered them, "Be productive, multiply, and fill the earth.

A Conservative Version

And God blessed Noah and his sons, and said to them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth.

American Standard Version

And God blessed Noah and his sons, and said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth.

Bible in Basic English

And God gave his blessing to Noah and his sons, and said, Be fertile, and have increase, and make the earth full.

Darby Translation

And God blessed Noah and his sons, and said to them, Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth.

Julia Smith Translation

And God will praise Noah and his sons, and will say to them, Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth.

King James 2000

And God blessed Noah and his sons, and said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and fill the earth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And God blessed Noah and his sons, and said to them, "Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth.

Modern King James verseion

And God blessed Noah and his sons. And He said to them, Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And God blessed Noah and his sons, and said unto them, "Increase and multiply and fill the earth.

NET Bible

Then God blessed Noah and his sons and said to them, "Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth.

New Heart English Bible

God blessed Noah and his sons, and said to them, "Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth.

The Emphasized Bible

So God blessed Noah and his sons, - and said to them Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth;

Webster

And God blessed Noah and his sons, and said to them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth.

World English Bible

God blessed Noah and his sons, and said to them, "Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth.

Youngs Literal Translation

And God blesseth Noah, and his sons, and saith to them, 'Be fruitful, and multiply, and fill the earth;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

נח 
Noach 
Usage: 46

and said

Usage: 0

פּרה 
Parah 
Usage: 29

and multiply
רבה 
Rabah 
Usage: 224

and replenish
מלא מלא 
Male' 
Usage: 251

References

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Context Readings

God's Covenant With Noah

1 And God pronounced a blessing upon Noah and his sons and said to them, Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth. 2 And the fear of you and the dread and terror of you shall be upon every beast of the land, every bird of the air, all that creeps upon the ground, and upon all the fish of the sea; they are delivered into your hand.



Cross References

Genesis 1:28

And God blessed them and said to them, Be fruitful, multiply, and fill the earth, and subdue it [using all its vast resources in the service of God and man]; and have dominion over the fish of the sea, the birds of the air, and over every living creature that moves upon the earth.

Genesis 8:17

Bring forth every living thing that is with you of all flesh -- "birds and beasts and every creeping thing that creeps on the ground -- "that they may breed abundantly on the land and be fruitful and multiply upon the earth.

Genesis 9:7

And you, be fruitful and multiply; bring forth abundantly on the earth and multiply on it.

Genesis 1:22

And God blessed them, saying, Be fruitful, multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let the fowl multiply in the earth.

Genesis 2:3

And God blessed (spoke good of) the seventh day, set it apart as His own, and hallowed it, because on it God rested from all His work which He had created and done.

Genesis 9:19

These are the three sons of Noah, and from them the whole earth was overspread and stocked with inhabitants.

Genesis 10:32

These are the families of the sons of Noah, according to their generations, within their nations; and from these the nations spread abroad on the earth after the flood.

Genesis 24:60

And they blessed Rebekah and said to her, You are our sister; may you become the mother of thousands of ten thousands, and let your posterity possess the gate of their enemies.

Psalm 112:1

Praise the Lord! (Hallelujah!) Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) is the man who fears (reveres and worships) the Lord, who delights greatly in His commandments.

Psalm 128:3-4

Your wife shall be like a fruitful vine in the innermost parts of your house; your children shall be like olive plants round about your table.

Isaiah 51:2

Look to Abraham your father and to Sarah who bore you; for I called him when he was but one, and I blessed him and made him many.

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