Genesis 1:10

“And God called the dry land Earth; and the gathering together of the waters called he Seas: and God saw that it was good.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And God called the drie land, Earth, and the gathering together of the waters called hee, Seas: and God saw that it was good.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

God called the dry land earth, and the gathering of the waters He called seas; and God saw that it was good.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And God called the dry land Earth; and the gathering together of the waters called he Seas: and God saw that it was good.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And God gave the dry land the name of Earth; and the waters together in their place were named Seas: and God saw that it was good.
- Basic English Bible

And God called the dry [land] Earth, and the gathering together of the waters he called Seas. And God saw that it was good.
- Darby Bible

And God called the dry land Earth, and the collection of waters he called Seas: and God saw that it was good.
- Webster's Bible

God called the dry land "earth," and the gathering together of the waters he called "seas." God saw that it was good.
- World English Bible

And God calleth to the dry land `Earth,' and to the collection of the waters He hath called `Seas;' and God seeth that [it is] good.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And God called the dry land Earth, and the gathering together of the waters called He Seas; and God saw that it was good.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Genesis 1

  • Patricia carson
    It's my understanding that God created male and female before Adam and that Adam was created to tend the garden of Eden and to name the animals. Am I right.
  • Ackson
    I was once a baby, i even know nothing from my mum's womb. Now i know you lord, our allmight heaven, father gather us all like the chicken to there hens. Amen
  • Julius ekwogo
    In john 1. God was word and the word was with god, which means that the word is spirit
  • Osolease John
    Bless YAHVAH for His word
  • Ersatzangel
    To Tom re: Genesis Chap 1 - This story is written in a style well understood by Hebrew people. First the story is told in general and then retold giving details. All scripture is inspired by the Holy Spirit
  • Samson Lungu
    The earth was void of anything and darkness was over it.The same Spirit of our God which put orderliness in dear earth and filled it with all beauty can do the same with you. Are you troubled, please believe in God and never be shaken

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