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Genesis 1:9 And God said, Let the waters under the heaven be gathered together unto one place, and let the dry land appear: and it was so.

Original Hebrew verse (read from right to left)

וַיֹּ֣אמֶר אֱלֹהִ֗ים יִקָּו֨וּ הַמַּ֜יִם מִתַּ֤חַת הַשָּׁמַ֙יִם֙ אֶל מָק֣וֹם אֶחָ֔ד וְתֵרָאֶ֖ה הַיַּבָּשָׁ֑ה וַֽיְהִי כֵֽן׃

Hebrew Study 13


Strongs: H559
Amar (aw-mar') v. 1. to say (used with great latitude) [a primitive root] KJV: answer, appoint, avouch, bid, boast self, call, certify, challenge, charge, + (at the, give) command(-ment), commune, consider, declare, demand, X desire, determine, X expressly, X indeed, X intend, name, X plainly, promise, publish, report, require, say, speak (against, of), X still, X suppose, talk, tell, term, X that is, X think, use (speech), utter, X verily, X yet.


Strongs: H430
Elohiym (el-o-heem') n-m. 1. gods in the ordinary sense 2. but specifically used (in the plural thus, especially with the article) of the supreme God 3. occasionally applied by way of deference to magistrates 4. and sometimes as a superlative [plural of H433] KJV: angels, X exceeding, God (gods)(-dess, -ly), X (very) great, judges, X mighty. Root(s): H433


Strongs: H6960
Qavah (kaw-vaw') v. 1. to bind together (perhaps by twisting), i.e. collect 2. (figuratively) to expect [a primitive root] KJV: gather (together), look, patiently, tarry, wait (for, on, upon).


Strongs: H4325
Mayim (mah'-yim) n-m. 1. water 2. (figuratively) juice 3. (by euphemism) urine, semen [dual of a primitive noun (but used in a singular sense)] KJV: + piss, wasting, water(-ing, (-course, -flood, -spring)).


Strongs: H8478
Tachath (takh'-ath) n-m. 1. the bottom (as depressed) 2. only adverbially, below (often with prepositional prefix underneath), in lieu of, etc [from the same as H8430] KJV: as, beneath, X flat, in(-stead), (same) place (where...is), room, for...sake, stead of, under, X unto, X when...was mine, whereas, (where-)fore, with. Root(s): H8430

שָׁמַיִם שָׁמֶה

Strongs: H8064
Shamayim (shaw-mah'-yim) (dual of an unused singular shameh {shaw-meh'}) n-m. 1. the sky (as aloft 2. the dual perhaps alluding to the visible arch in which the clouds move, as well as to the higher ether where the celestial bodies revolve) [from an unused root meaning to be lofty] KJV: air, X astrologer, heaven(-s).

אֵל אֶל

Strongs: H413
El (ale) ((but only used in the shortened constructive form sel {el})) prep. 1. (properly) denoting motion towards, but occasionally used of a quiescent position, i.e. near, with or among 2. (often, generally) to [a primitive particle] KJV: about, according to ,after, against, among, as for, at, because(-fore, -side), both...and, by, concerning, for, from, X hath, in(- to), near, (out) of, over, through, to(-ward), under, unto, upon, whether, with(-in).

מָקוֹם מָקוֹם מְקוֹמָה מְקוֹמָה

Strongs: H4725
Maqowm (maw-kome') (or maqom {maw-kome'} also (feminine) mqowmah {mek-o-mah'}; or mqomah {mek-o-mah'};) n-m. 1. (properly) a standing, i.e. a spot 2. but used widely of a locality (general or specific) 3. (figuratively) of a condition (of body or mind) [from H6965] KJV: country, X home, X open, place, room, space, X whither(-soever). Root(s): H6965


Strongs: H259
Echad (ekh-awd') adj. 1. (properly) united, i.e. one 2. (as an ordinal) first [a numeral from H258] KJV: a, alike, alone, altogether, and, any(-thing), apiece, a certain, (dai-)ly, each (one), + eleven, every, few, first, + highway, a man, once, one, only, other, some, together, Root(s): H258


Strongs: H7200
Ra'ah (raw-aw') v. 1. to see, literally or figuratively (in numerous applications, direct and implied, transitive, intransitive and causative) [a primitive root] KJV: advise self, appear, approve, behold, X certainly, consider, discern, (make to) enjoy, have experience, gaze, take heed, X indeed, X joyfully, lo, look (on, one another, one on another, one upon another, out, up, upon), mark, meet, X be near, perceive, present, provide, regard, (have) respect, (fore-, cause to, let) see(-r, -m, one another), shew (self), X sight of others, (e-)spy, stare, X surely, X think, view, visions.


Strongs: H3004
Yabbashah (yab-baw-shaw') n-f. 1. dry ground [from H3001] KJV: dry (ground, land). Root(s): H3001


Strongs: H1961
Hayah (haw-yaw) v. 1. to exist 2. to be or become 3. to come into being, i.e. to happen, to occur (always emphatic, and not a mere copula or auxiliary) [a primitive root] KJV: beacon, X altogether, be(-come), accomplished, committed, like), break, cause, come (to pass), do, faint, fall, + follow, happen, X have, last, pertain, quit (one-)self, require, X use. Compare: H1933


Strongs: H3651
Ken (kane) adj. 1. (properly) set upright 2. hence (figuratively as adjective) just 3. but usually (as adverb or conjunction) rightly or so (in various applications to manner, time and relation 4. often with other particles) [from H3559] KJV: + after that (this, -ward, -wards), as ... as, + (for-)asmuch as yet, + be (for which) cause, + following, howbeit, in (the) like (manner, -wise), X the more, right, (even) so, state, straightway, such (thing), surely, + there (where)-fore, this, thus, true, well, X you. Root(s): H3559