Exodus 16:13

“And it came to pass, that at even the quails came up, and covered the camp: and in the morning the dew lay round about the host.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And it came to passe, that at euen the Quailes came vp, and couered the campe: and in the morning the dew lay round about the hoste.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So it came about at evening that the quails came up and covered the camp, and in the morning there was a layer of dew around the camp.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it came to pass at even, that the quails came up, and covered the camp: and in the morning the dew lay round about the camp.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And it came about that in the evening little birds came up and the place was covered with them: and in the morning there was dew all round about the tents.
- Basic English Bible

And it came to pass in the evening, that quails came up, and covered the camp; and in the morning the dew lay round the camp.
- Darby Bible

And it came to pass, that at evening the quails came up, and covered the camp: and in the morning the dew lay around the host.
- Webster's Bible

It happened at evening that quail came up and covered the camp; and in the morning the dew lay around the camp.
- World English Bible

And it cometh to pass in the evening, that the quail cometh up, and covereth the camp, and in the morning there hath been the lying of dew round about the camp,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And it came to pass at even, that the quails came up, and covered the camp; and in the morning there was a layer of dew round about the camp.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Exodus 16:13


16:13 The quails came up, and covered the camp - So tame that they might take up as many of them as they pleased. Next morning he rained manna upon them, which was to be continued to them for their daily bread.


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