Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

In those days before the flood, people were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage right up to the day when Noah went into the ark.

New American Standard Bible

"For as in those days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered the ark,

King James Version

For as in the days that were before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noe entered into the ark,

Holman Bible

For in those days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day Noah boarded the ark.

A Conservative Version

For as in the days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage until that day Noah entered into the ark.

American Standard Version

For as in those days which were before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered into the ark,

Amplified

For just as in those days before the flood they were eating and drinking, [men] marrying and [women] being given in marriage, until the [very] day when Noah went into the ark,

An Understandable Version

For in those days before the Flood, people were eating and drinking [i.e., partaking of ordinary meals], men were getting married and women were being given away in marriage [right up] until the day Noah entered the ship.

Anderson New Testament

For as in the days before the flood, they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, till the day in which Noah entered the ark,

Bible in Basic English

Because as in those days before the overflowing of the waters, they were feasting and taking wives and getting married, till the day when Noah went into the ark,

Common New Testament

For as in the days before the flood, they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered the ark,

Daniel Mace New Testament

for as at the time that usher'd in the deluge, they were eating and drinking, marrying themselves and their children, till the day that Noe entred into the ark,

Darby Translation

For as they were in the days which were before the flood, eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day on which Noe entered into the ark,

Godbey New Testament

For as in those days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day on which Noah entered into the ark,

Goodspeed New Testament

For just as in those days before the flood people were eating and drinking, marrying and being married, until the very day Noah entered the ark,

John Wesley New Testament

For as in the days that were benore the flood, they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, till the day that Noah entered into the ark.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For as they were in the days before the flood, eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered into the ark,

Julia Smith Translation

For as they were in the days of the inundation, eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day Noe came into the ark,

King James 2000

For as in the days that were before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered into the ark,

Lexham Expanded Bible

For as in the days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day Noah entered into the ark.

Modern King James verseion

For as in the days before the flood, they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day Noah entered into the ark.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For as in the days before the flood: they did eat and drink, marry, and were married, even unto the day that Noah entered in to the ship,

Moffatt New Testament

For as in the days before the deluge people ate and drank, married and were married, till the day Noah entered the ark;

Montgomery New Testament

For just as in the days before the deluge they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the very day when Noah entered the ark,

NET Bible

For in those days before the flood, people were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day Noah entered the ark.

New Heart English Bible

For as in those days which were before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered into the ship,

Noyes New Testament

For as in the days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day when Noah entered the ark,

Sawyer New Testament

For as in the days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, till the day that Noah entered the ark,

The Emphasized Bible

For, as they were in those days that were before the flood, feeding and drinking, marrying and being given in marriage, - until the day Noah entered into the ark;

Thomas Haweis New Testament

For as they were in the days preceding the deluge, eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered into the ark,

Twentieth Century New Testament

In those days before the flood they went on eating and drinking, marrying and being married, up to the very day on which Noah entered the ark,

Webster

For as in the days that were before the flood, they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered into the ark,

Weymouth New Testament

At that time, before the Deluge, men were busy eating and drinking, taking wives or giving them, up to the very day when Noah entered the Ark,

Williams New Testament

For just as in the days before the Flood people went on eating and drinking, marrying and being married, until the very day Noah entered the ark,

World English Bible

For as in those days which were before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day that Noah entered into the ship,

Worrell New Testament

For, as in the days before the flood, they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day on which Noe entered into the ark,

Worsley New Testament

for as in the days before the flood they were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, till the day that Noah entered into the ark,

Youngs Literal Translation

for as they were, in the days before the flood, eating, and drinking, marrying, and giving in marriage, till the day Noah entered into the ark,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For
γάρ 
Gar 
for, , not tr
Usage: 825

as
ὥσπερ 
Hosper 
as, even as, like as
Usage: 24

in
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

the days
ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287



εἰσέρχομαι 
Eiserchomai 
which, who, the things, the son,
enter, go, come in, go in, enter in, come, arise
Usage: 0
Usage: 120

ἦν 
En 
was, were, had been, had, taught , stood , , vr was
Usage: 410

πρό 
Pro 
before, above, above ... ago, or ever
Usage: 34

the flood
κατακλυσμός 
Kataklusmos 
Usage: 1

τρώγω 
Trogo 
eat
Usage: 0

and



and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0
Usage: 0

πίνω πίω πόω 
Pino 
drink, drink of
Usage: 31

γαμέω 
Gameo 
Usage: 15

ἐκγαμίζω 
Ekgamizo 
Usage: 2

ἄχρι ἄχρις 
Achri 
until, unto, till, till 9 , until 9, while 9, even to,
Usage: 43

the day
ἡμέρα 
hemera 
day, daily 9, time, not tr,
Usage: 287

Noe
Νῶε 
Noe 
Usage: 4

εἰσέρχομαι 
Eiserchomai 
enter, go, come in, go in, enter in, come, arise
Usage: 120

εἰς 
Eis 
into, to, unto, for, in, on, toward, against,
Usage: 1267

References

American

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

The Unknown Day And Hour

37 because just as it was in the days of Noah, so it will be when the Son of Man comes. 38 In those days before the flood, people were eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage right up to the day when Noah went into the ark. 39 They were unaware of what was happening until the flood came and swept all of them away. That's how it will be when the Son of Man comes.


Cross References

Matthew 22:30

because in the resurrection, people neither marry nor are given in marriage but are like the angels in heaven.

Genesis 6:2

some divine beings noticed how attractive human women were, so they took wives for themselves from a selection that pleased them.

Genesis 7:7

Noah, his sons, his wife, and his sons' wives entered the ark with him before the flood waters arrived.

1 Samuel 25:36-38

Abigail returned to Nabal, and he was there in his house holding a festival like the festival of a king. Nabal's heart was glad, and he was very drunk, so she didn't tell him anything at all until morning.

1 Samuel 30:16-17

The Egyptian led him to the camp, and there the Amalekites were spread out over the whole area, eating, drinking, and celebrating with the great amount of spoil they had taken from the territory belonging to the Philistines and to Judah.

Isaiah 22:12-14

On that day the Lord GOD of the Heavenly Armies called for weeping and mourning, for shaving heads and wearing sackcloth.

Ezekiel 16:49-50

Look! This was the sin of your sister Sodom and her daughters: Pride, too much food, undisturbed peace, and failure to help the poor and needy.

Amos 6:3-6

"Disbelieving that a day of evil will come, embracing opportunities to commit violence,

Luke 12:19

Then I'll say to myself, "You've stored up plenty of good things for many years. Take it easy, eat, drink, and enjoy yourself."'

Luke 12:45

But if that servant says to himself, "My master is taking a long time to come back,' and begins to beat the other servants and to eat, drink, and get drunk,

Luke 14:18-20

Every single one of them began asking to be excused. The first told him, "I bought a field, and I need to go out and inspect it. Please excuse me.'

Luke 17:26-28

"Just as it was in Noah's time, so it will be in the days of the Son of Man.

Luke 21:34

"Constantly be on your guard so that your hearts will not be loaded down with self-indulgence, drunkenness, and the worries of this life, or that day will take you by surprise

Romans 13:13-14

Let's behave decently, as people who live in the light of day. No wild parties, drunkenness, sexual immorality, promiscuity, quarreling, or jealousy!

1 Corinthians 7:29-31

This is what I mean, brothers: The time is short. From now on, those who have wives should live as though they had none,

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