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Genesis 2 :: King James Version (KJV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:1 - Thus the heavens H8064 and the earth H776 were finished, H3615 and all the host of them. H6635
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:2 - And on the seventh H7637 day H3117 God H430 ended H3615 his work H4399 which he had made; H6213 and he rested H7673 on the seventh H7637 day H3117 from all his work H4399 which he had made. H6213
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:3 - And God H430 blessed H1288 the seventh H7637 day, H3117 and sanctified H6942 it: because H3588 that in it he had rested H7673 from all his work H4399 which God H430 created H1254 and made. H6213
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:4 - These H428 are the generations H8435 of the heavens H8064 and of the earth H776 when they were created, H1254 in the day H3117 that the LORD H3068 God H430 made H6213 the earth H776 and the heavens, H8064
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:5 - And every plant H7880 of the field H7704 before H2962 it was in the earth, H776 and every herb H6212 of the field H7704 before H2962 it grew: H6779 for H3588 the LORD H3068 God H430 had not H3808 caused it to rain H4305 upon the earth, H776 and there was not H369 a man H120 to till H5647 the ground. H127
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:6 - But there went up H5927 a mist H108 from H4480 the earth, H776 and watered H8248 the whole face H6440 of the ground. H127
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:7 - And the LORD H3068 God H430 formed H3335 man H120 of the dust H6083 of H4480 the ground, H127 and breathed H5301 into his nostrils H639 the breath H5397 of life; H2416 and man H120 became a living H2416 soul. H5315
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:8 - And the LORD H3068 God H430 planted H5193 a garden H1588 eastward H6924 in Eden; H5731 and there H8033 he put H7760 the man H120 whom H834 he had formed. H3335
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:9 - And out H4480 of the ground H127 made H6779  the LORD H3068 God H430 to grow H6779 every tree H6086 that is pleasant H2530 to the sight, H4758 and good H2896 for food; H3978 the tree H6086 of life H2416 also in the midst H8432 of the garden, H1588 and the tree H6086 of knowledge H1847 of good H2896 and evil. H7451
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:10 - And a river H5104 went out H3318 of Eden H5731 to water H8248 the garden; H1588 and from thence it was parted, H6504 and became into four H702 heads. H7218
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:11 - The name H8034 of the first H259 is Pison: H6376 that H1931 is it which compasseth H5437 the whole land H776 of Havilah, H2341 where H834 there is gold; H2091
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:12 - And the gold H2091 of that H1931 land H776 is good: H2896 there is bdellium H916 and the onyx H7718 stone. H68
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:13 - And the name H8034 of the second H8145 river H5104 is Gihon: H1521 the same is it that compasseth H5437 the whole land H776 of Ethiopia. H3568
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:14 - And the name H8034 of the third H7992 river H5104 is Hiddekel: H2313 that is it which goeth toward H1980 the east H6926 of Assyria. H804 And the fourth H7243 river H5104 is Euphrates. H6578
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:15 - And the LORD H3068 God H430 took H3947 the man, H120 and put him H3240 into the garden H1588 of Eden H5731 to dress H5647 it and to keep H8104 it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:16 - And the LORD H3068 God H430 commanded H6680 the man, H120 saying, H559 Of every tree H6086 of the garden H1588 thou mayest freely H398 eat: H398
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:17 - But of the tree H6086 of the knowledge H1847 of good H2896 and evil, H7451 thou shalt not eat H398 of it: for in the day H3117 that thou eatest H398 thereof thou shalt surely H4191 die. H4191
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:18 - And the LORD H3068 God H430 said, H559 It is not good H2896 that the man H120 should be H1961 alone; I will make H6213 him an help meet H5828 for him. H5048
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:19 - And out of the ground H127 the LORD H3068 God H430 formed H3335 every beast H2416 of the field, H7704 and every fowl H5775 of the air; H8064 and brought H935 them unto Adam H120 to see H7200 what he would call H7121 them: and whatsoever Adam H120 called H7121 every living H2416 creature, H5315 that H1931 was the name thereof. H8034
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:20 - And Adam H120 gave H7121 names H8034 to all cattle, H929 and to the fowl H5775 of the air, H8064 and to every beast H2416 of the field; H7704 but for Adam H120 there was not found H4672 an help meet H5828 for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:21 - And the LORD H3068 God H430 caused H5307  a deep sleep H8639 to fall H5307 upon Adam, H121 and he slept: H3462 and he took H3947 one H259 of his ribs, H6763 and closed up H5462 the flesh H1320 instead thereof;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:22 - And the rib, H6763 which the LORD H3068 God H430 had taken H3947 from man, H120 made H1129 he a woman, H802 and brought H935 her unto the man. H120
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:23 - And Adam H120 said, H559 This H2063 is now H6471 bone H6106 of my bones, H6106 and flesh H1320 of my flesh: H1320 she H2063 shall be called H7121 Woman, H802 because she H2063 was taken H3947 out of Man. H376
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:24 - Therefore H3651 shall a man H376 leave H5800 his father H1 and his mother, H517 and shall cleave H1692 unto his wife: H802 and they shall be one H259 flesh. H1320
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:25 - And they were both H8147 naked, H6174 the man H120 and his wife, H802 and were not ashamed. H954

The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769.
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Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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