Exodus 16:17
New International Version
The Israelites did as they were told; some gathered much, some little.

New Living Translation
So the people of Israel did as they were told. Some gathered a lot, some only a little.

English Standard Version
And the people of Israel did so. They gathered, some more, some less.

Berean Study Bible
So the Israelites did this. Some gathered more, and some less.

New American Standard Bible
The sons of Israel did so, and some gathered much and some little.

New King James Version
Then the children of Israel did so and gathered, some more, some less.

King James Bible
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some more, some less.

Christian Standard Bible
So the Israelites did this. Some gathered a lot, some a little.

Contemporary English Version
They did as they were told. Some gathered more and some gathered less.

Good News Translation
The Israelites did this, some gathering more, others less.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So the Israelites did this. Some gathered a lot, some a little.

International Standard Version
The Israelis did this, some gathering much, some little.

NET Bible
The Israelites did so, and they gathered--some more, some less.

New Heart English Bible
The people of Israel did so, and gathered some more, some less.

A Faithful Version
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some more, and some less.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So that is what the Israelites did. Some gathered more, some less.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered some more, some less.

New American Standard 1977
And the sons of Israel did so, and some gathered much and some little.

King James 2000 Bible
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some more, some less.

American King James Version
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some more, some less.

American Standard Version
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered some more, some less.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered some much and some less.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the children of Israel did so: and they gathered, one more, another less.

Darby Bible Translation
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some much, some little.

English Revised Version
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered some more, some less.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some more, some less.

World English Bible
The children of Israel did so, and gathered some more, some less.

Young's Literal Translation
And the sons of Israel do so, and they gather, he who is gathering much, and he who is gathering little;
Study Bible
Manna and Quail from Heaven
16This is what the LORD has commanded: ‘Each one is to gather as much as he needs. You may take an omer for each person in your tent.’ ” 17So the Israelites did this. Some gathered more, and some less.18When they measured it by the omer, he who gathered much had no excess, and he who gathered little had no shortfall. Each one gathered as much as he needed to eat.…
Cross References
Exodus 16:16
This is what the LORD has commanded: 'Each one is to gather as much as he needs. You may take an omer for each person in your tent.'"

Exodus 16:18
When they measured it by the omer, he who gathered much had no excess, and he who gathered little had no shortfall. Each one gathered as much as he needed to eat.

Treasury of Scripture

And the children of Israel did so, and gathered, some more, some less.

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So the Israelites
בְּנֵ֣י (bə·nê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son

did
וַיַּעֲשׂוּ־ (way·ya·‘ă·śū-)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 6213: To do, make

this.
כֵ֖ן (ḵên)
Adverb
Strong's Hebrew 3651: So -- thus

Some gathered
וַֽיִּלְקְט֔וּ (way·yil·qə·ṭū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 3950: To pick up, to gather, to glean

more,
הַמַּרְבֶּ֖ה (ham·mar·beh)
Article | Verb - Hifil - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7235: To be or become much, many or great

and some less.
וְהַמַּמְעִֽיט׃ (wə·ham·mam·‘îṭ)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Verb - Hifil - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4591: To pare off, lessen, in, to be, small, few
Verse 17. - The children of Israel did so The Israelites set themselves to obey Moses, and gathered what they supposed to be about an omer; but, as a matter of course, some of them exceeded the amount, while others fell short of it. There was no wilful disobedience thus far.
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