Genesis 2:7

“And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, & breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a liuing soule.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then the LORD God formed man of dust from the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living being.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jehovah God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the Lord God made man from the dust of the earth, breathing into him the breath of life: and man became a living soul.
- Basic English Bible

And Jehovah Elohim formed Man, dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and Man became a living soul.
- Darby Bible

And the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh God formed man from the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.
- World English Bible

And Jehovah God formeth the man -- dust from the ground, and breatheth into his nostrils breath of life, and the man becometh a living creature.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Then the LORD God formed man of the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Genesis 2

  • Beatrice Laryea
    this is learning me more and more
  • Blessed chipunza
    genesis is our creation
  • Merry
    Hello yes I was raised Seventh-day Adventist says right there the rest of the seventh day and they changed it to Sunday I cannot tell you the suffering and the abuse and the way I was pretty much really made fun of because we went to church on Saturday years of abuse I was called the most weirdest person in the neighborhood on the right forget it and I grew up between Newport and Laguna beach
  • Lu2677
    "host" Joshua 10:5 (trained soldiers) (armed servants) "5 Kings and all their host, encamped before Gibeon."
    "host of heaven" Deuteronomy 4:19 (are god's created angels), Deuteronomy 17:3.
  • THERESA
    On the passage he finished with the host of them is interesting what's the host
  • Kim
    For nanah...verse 8 clearly states that the garden was planted eastward in eden. If you continue to read the scriptures and truely study them...meaning taking each one apart and meditating on them..all of your answers are there!!!!

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