Genesis 8:2

“The fountains also of the deep and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The fountaines also of the deepe, and the windowes of heauen were stopped, and the raine from heauen was restrained.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Also the fountains of the deep and the floodgates of the sky were closed, and the rain from the sky was restrained;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

the fountains also of the deep and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained;
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the fountains of the deep and the windows of heaven were shut, and the rain from heaven was stopped.
- Basic English Bible

And the fountains of the deep and the windows of heaven were closed, and the pour of rain from heaven was stopped.
- Darby Bible

The fountains also of the deep, and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained;
- Webster's Bible

The deep's fountains and the sky's windows were also stopped, and the rain from the sky was restrained.
- World English Bible

and closed are the fountains of the deep and the net-work of the heavens, and restrained is the shower from the heavens.
- Youngs Literal Bible

the fountains also of the deep and the windows of heaven were stopped, and the rain from heaven was restrained.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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