New Living Translation
The manna looked like small coriander seeds, and it was pale yellow like gum resin.
King James Bible
And the manna was as coriander seed, and the colour thereof as the colour of bdellium.
Darby Bible Translation
And the manna was as coriander seed, and its appearance as the appearance of bdellium.
World English Bible
The manna was like coriander seed, and its appearance like the appearance of bdellium.
Young's Literal Translation
And the manna is as coriander seed, and its aspect as the aspect of bdolach;
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
11:7 As coriander - seed - Not for colour, for that is black, but for shape and figure. Bdellium - Is either the gum of a tree, of a white and bright colour, or rather a gem or precious stone, as the Hebrew doctors take it; and particularly a pearl wherewith the Manna manifestly agrees both in its colour, which is white, Exo 16:14, and in its figure which is round.
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The gold of that land is exceptionally pure; aromatic resin and onyx stone are also found there.
When the dew evaporated, a flaky substance as fine as frost blanketed the ground.
The Israelites called the food manna. It was white like coriander seed, and it tasted like honey wafers.
The people would go out and gather it from the ground. They made flour by grinding it with hand mills or pounding it in mortars. Then they boiled it in a pot and made it into flat cakes. These cakes tasted like pastries baked with olive oil.
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