New Living Translation
These are the LORD's instructions: Each household should gather as much as it needs. Pick up two quarts for each person in your tent."
King James Bible
This is the thing which the LORD hath commanded, Gather of it every man according to his eating, an omer for every man, according to the number of your persons; take ye every man for them which are in his tents.
Darby Bible Translation
This is the thing which Jehovah has commanded: Gather of it every man according to what he can eat, an omer a poll, according to the number of your persons: ye shall take every man for those that are in his tent.
World English Bible
This is the thing which Yahweh has commanded: "Gather of it everyone according to his eating; an omer a head, according to the number of your persons, you shall take it, every man for those who are in his tent."
Young's Literal Translation
This is the thing which Jehovah hath commanded: Gather of it each according to his eating, an omer for a poll; and the number of your persons, take ye each for those in his tent.'
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
16:16 An omer - The tenth part of an Ephah: Near six pints, wine - measure.
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So the people of Israel did as they were told. Some gathered a lot, some only a little.
Then Moses said, "This is what the LORD has commanded: Fill a two-quart container with manna to preserve it for your descendants. Then later generations will be able to see the food I gave you in the wilderness when I set you free from Egypt."
The container used to measure the manna was an omer, which was one tenth of an ephah; it held about two quarts.
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