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Genesis 1:22 And God blessed them, saying, Be fruitful, and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let fowl multiply in the earth.

Original Hebrew verse (read from right to left)


וַיְבָ֧רֶךְ אֹתָ֛ם אֱלֹהִ֖ים לֵאמֹ֑ר פְּר֣וּ וּרְב֗וּ וּמִלְא֤וּ אֶת הַמַּ֙יִם֙ בַּיַּמִּ֔ים וְהָע֖וֹף יִ֥רֶב בָּאָֽרֶץ׃

Hebrew Study 13


בָּרַך


Strongs: H1288
Barak (baw-rak') v. 1. to kneel 2. (implication, man toward God) to bless God as an act of adoration 3. (implication, God toward man) to bless man as a benefit 4. (by euphemism) to curse (God or the king, as treason) [a primitive root] KJV: X abundantly, X altogether, X at all, blaspheme, bless, congratulate, curse, X greatly, X indeed, kneel (down), praise, salute, X still, thank.

אֵת


Strongs: H853
Eth (ayth) prt-x. 1. (properly) self 2. (generally) used to point out the object of a verb (or preposition) more definitely 3. (hence) even or namely [apparent contracted from H226 in the demonstrative sense of entity] KJV: (as such unrepresented in English). Root(s): H226

אֱלוֹהִים


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

אָמַר


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.

פָּרָה


Strongs: H6509
Parah (paw-raw') v. 1. to bear fruit (literally or figuratively) [a primitive root] KJV: bear, bring forth (fruit), (be, cause to be, make) fruitful, grow, increase.

רָבָה


Strongs: H7235
Rabah (raw-baw') v. 1. to increase (in whatever respect) [a primitive root] KJV: (bring in) abundance (X -antly), + archer (by mistake for H7232), be in authority, bring up, X continue, enlarge, excel, exceeding(-ly), be full of, (be, make) great(-er, -ly, X -ness), grow up, heap, increase, be long, (be, give, have, make, use) many (a time), (any, be, give, give the, have) more (in number), (ask, be, be so, gather, over, take, yield) much (greater, more), (make to) multiply, nourish, plenty(-eous), X process (of time), sore, store, thoroughly, very. See also: H7232

מָלֵא מָלָא


Strongs: H4390
Male' (maw-lay') (or malae (Esth. 7) v. 1. to fill or (intransitively) be full of, in a wide application (literally and figuratively) [a primitive root] KJV: accomplish, confirm, + consecrate, be at an end, be expired, be fenced, fill, fulfil, (be, become, X draw, give in, go) full(-ly, -ly set, tale), (over-)flow, fulness, furnish, gather (selves, together), presume, replenish, satisfy, set, space, take a (hand-)full, + have wholly.

אֵת


Strongs: H853
Eth (ayth) prt-x. 1. (properly) self 2. (generally) used to point out the object of a verb (or preposition) more definitely 3. (hence) even or namely [apparent contracted from H226 in the demonstrative sense of entity] KJV: (as such unrepresented in English). Root(s): H226

מַיִם


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)).

יָם


Strongs: H3220
Yam (yawm) n-m. 1. a sea (as breaking in noisy surf) or large body of water 2. specifically (with the article), the Mediterranean Sea 3. sometimes a large river, or an artifical basin 4. locally, the west, or (rarely) the south [from an unused root meaning to roar] KJV: sea (X -faring man, (-shore)), south, west (-ern, side, -ward).

עוֹף


Strongs: H5775
`owph (ofe) n-m. 1. a bird (as covered with feathers, or rather as covering with wings), often collectively [from H5774] KJV: bird, that flieth, flying, fowl. Root(s): H5774

רָבָה


Strongs: H7235
Rabah (raw-baw') v. 1. to increase (in whatever respect) [a primitive root] KJV: (bring in) abundance (X -antly), + archer (by mistake for H7232), be in authority, bring up, X continue, enlarge, excel, exceeding(-ly), be full of, (be, make) great(-er, -ly, X -ness), grow up, heap, increase, be long, (be, give, have, make, use) many (a time), (any, be, give, give the, have) more (in number), (ask, be, be so, gather, over, take, yield) much (greater, more), (make to) multiply, nourish, plenty(-eous), X process (of time), sore, store, thoroughly, very. See also: H7232

אֶרֶץ


Strongs: H776
Erets (eh'-rets) n-f. 1. the earth (at large, or partitively a land) [from an unused root probably meaning to be firm] KJV: X common, country, earth, field, ground, land, X natins, way, + wilderness, world.