Genesis 8:7
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
7971 [e]וַיְשַׁלַּ֖ח
way-šal-laḥ
and he sent outConj-w | V-Piel-ConsecImperf-3ms
853 [e]אֶת־
’eṯ-
-DirObjM
6158 [e]הָֽעֹרֵ֑ב
hā-‘ō-rêḇ;
a ravenArt | N-ms
3318 [e]וַיֵּצֵ֤א
way-yê-ṣê
and it went forthConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
3318 [e]יָצוֹא֙
yā-ṣō-w
going outV-Qal-InfAbs
7725 [e]וָשׁ֔וֹב
wā-šō-wḇ,
and returningConj-w | V-Qal-InfAbs
5704 [e]עַד־
‘aḏ-
untilPrep
3001 [e]יְבֹ֥שֶׁת
yə-ḇō-šeṯ
had dried upV-Qal-Inf
4325 [e]הַמַּ֖יִם
ham-ma-yim
the watersArt | N-mp
5921 [e]מֵעַ֥ל
mê-‘al
fromPrep-m
776 [e]הָאָֽרֶץ׃
hā-’ā-reṣ.
the earthArt | N-fs









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 8:7 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיְשַׁלַּ֖ח אֶת־הָֽעֹרֵ֑ב וַיֵּצֵ֤א יָצֹוא֙ וָשֹׁ֔וב עַד־יְבֹ֥שֶׁת הַמַּ֖יִם מֵעַ֥ל הָאָֽרֶץ׃

בראשית 8:7 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
וישלח את־הערב ויצא יצוא ושוב עד־יבשת המים מעל הארץ׃

בראשית 8:7 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
וישלח את־הערב ויצא יצוא ושוב עד־יבשת המים מעל הארץ׃

בראשית 8:7 Hebrew Bible
וישלח את הערב ויצא יצוא ושוב עד יבשת המים מעל הארץ׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
and he sent out a raven, and it flew here and there until the water was dried up from the earth.

King James Bible
And he sent forth a raven, which went forth to and fro, until the waters were dried up from off the earth.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
and he sent out a raven. It went back and forth until the waters had dried up from the earth.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

a raven.

Leviticus 11:15 Every raven after his kind;

1 Kings 17:4,6 And it shall be, that you shall drink of the brook; and I have commanded …

Job 38:41 Who provides for the raven his food? when his young ones cry to God, …

Psalm 147:9 He gives to the beast his food, and to the young ravens which cry.

went forth to and fro. Heb. in going forth and returning.

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