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Then God said, "Let the waters teem with swarms of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth in the open expanse of the heavens."

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Verse part Definition: Part of speech: Strong's: Hebrew: Transliteration:
Then God God, god Noun H430 אֱלֹהִ֔ים e·lo·him,
said, to utter, say Verb H559 וַיֹּ֣אמֶר vai·yo·mer
"Let the waters waters, water Noun H4325 הַמַּ֔יִם ham·ma·yim,
teem to swarm, teem Verb H8317 יִשְׁרְצ֣וּ yish·re·tzu
with swarms swarmers, swarming things Noun H8318 שֶׁ֖רֶץ she·retz
of living alive, living Adjective H2416 חַיָּ֑ה chai·yah;
creatures, a soul, living being, life, self, person, desire, passion, appetite, emotion Noun H5315 נֶ֣פֶשׁ ne·fesh
and let birds flying creatures Noun H5775 וְעֹוף֙ ve·'o·vf
fly to fly Verb H5774 יְעֹופֵ֣ף ye·'o·v·fef
above upon, above, over Prepostion H5921 עַל־ al-
the earth earth, land Noun H776 הָאָ֔רֶץ ha·'a·retz,
in the open face, faces Noun H6440 פְּנֵ֖י pe·nei
expanse an extended surface, expanse Noun H7549 רְקִ֥יעַ re·ki·a'
of the heavens." heaven, sky Noun H8064 הַשָּׁמָֽיִם׃ ha·sha·ma·yim.

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New American Standard Bible Then God said, "Let the waters teem with swarms of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth in the open expanse of the heavens."
King James Bible Then And God said, "Let Let the waters teem with swarms of living creatures, bring forth abundantly the moving creature that hath life, and let birds fowl that may fly above the earth in the open expanse firmament of the heavens."heaven.
Interlinear Then God said, "Let the waters teem with swarms of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth in the open expanse of the heavens."