Genesis 7:17
Good News Translation
The flood continued for forty days, and the water became deep enough for the boat to float.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the flood was forty days upon the earth: and the waters increased, and lifted up the ark on high from the earth.

New American Bible
The flood continued upon the earth for forty days. As the waters increased, they lifted the ark, so that it rose above the earth.

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And the flood was forty days upon the earth: and the waters increased, and lifted up the ark on high from the earth.

Genesis 7:4,12 For yet a while, and after seven days, I will rain upon the earth forty days and forty nights: and I will destroy every substance that I have made, from the face of the earth. . . .

Context
The Duration of the Flood
17And the flood was forty days upon the earth: and the waters increased, and lifted up the ark on high from the earth.18For they overflowed exceedingly: and filled all on the face of the earth: and the ark was carried upon the waters.…
Cross References
Genesis 7:4
For yet a while, and after seven days, I will rain upon the earth forty days and forty nights: and I will destroy every substance that I have made, from the face of the earth.

Genesis 7:12
And the rain fell upon the earth forty days and forty nights.

Genesis 7:16
And they that went in, went in male and female of all flesh, as God had commanded him: and the Lord shut him in on the outside.

Genesis 7:18
For they overflowed exceedingly: and filled all on the face of the earth: and the ark was carried upon the waters.

Additional Translations
For forty days the flood kept coming on the earth, and the waters rose and lifted the ark high above the earth.And the flood was forty days on the earth; and the waters increased, and bore up the ark, and it was lift up above the earth.

And the flood was forty days upon the earth; and the waters increased, and bare up the ark, and it was lifted up above the earth.

And the flood was upon the earth forty days and forty nights, and the water abounded greatly and bore up the ark, and it was lifted on high from off the earth.

And the flood was forty days on the earth. And the waters increased, and bore up the ark; and it was lifted up above the earth.

And the flood was forty days upon the earth; and the waters increased, and bare up the ark, and it was lift up above the earth.

And the flood was forty days upon the earth: and the waters increased, and bore up the ark, and it was lifted above the earth.

The flood was forty days on the earth. The waters increased, and lifted up the ship, and it was lifted up above the earth.

And the deluge is forty days on the earth, and the waters multiply, and lift up the ark, and it is raised up from off the earth;
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