GENESIS 8:18

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“And Noah went forth, and his sons, and his wife, and his sons' wives with him:”

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Genesis 8:18 Translation & Meaning

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And Noah נֹ֑חַ Noach, the patriarch of the flood Noah
went forth, וַיֵּ֖צֵא To go (causatively, bring) out, in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively, direct and proxim forth
and his sons, וּבָנָ֛יו A son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc., (like father or brother), etc.) sons
and his wife, וְאִשְׁתּ֥וֹ A woman wife
and his sons' בָנָ֖יו A son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc., (like father or brother), etc.) sons
wives וּנְשֵֽׁי A woman wives
with אִתּֽוֹ׃ Properly, nearness (used only as a preposition or an adverb), near; hence, generally, with, by, at, among, etc with
him: אִתּֽוֹ׃ Properly, nearness (used only as a preposition or an adverb), near; hence, generally, with, by, at, among, etc him

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  • 16  Go forth of the ark, thou, and thy wife, and thy sons, and thy sons' wives with thee.

  • 17  Bring forth with thee every living thing that is with thee, of all flesh, both of fowl, and of cattle, and of every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth; that they may breed abundantly in the earth, and be fruitful, and multiply upon the earth.

  • 18  And Noah went forth, and his sons, and his wife, and his sons' wives with him:

  • 19  Every beast, every creeping thing, and every fowl, and whatsoever creepeth upon the earth, after their kinds, went forth out of the ark.

  • 20  And Noah builded an altar unto the Lord; and took of every clean beast, and of every clean fowl, and offered burnt offerings on the altar.




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