Genesis 8:8
Good News Translation
Meanwhile, Noah sent out a dove to see if the water had gone down,

Contemporary English Version
Noah wanted to find out if the water had gone down, so he sent out a dove.

Douay-Rheims Bible
He sent forth also a dove after him, to see if the waters had now ceased upon the face of the earth.

New American Bible
Then he released a dove, to see if the waters had lessened on the earth.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

He sent forth also a dove after him, to see if the waters had now ceased upon the face of the earth.

a dove.

Genesis 8:10-12 And having waited yet seven other days, he again sent forth the dove out of the ark. . . .

Songs 1:15 Behold thou art fair, my beloved, and comely. Our bed is flourishing.

Songs 2:11,12,14 For winter is now past, the rain is over and gone. . . .

Matthew 10:16 Behold I send you as sheep in the midst of wolves. Be ye therefore wise as serpents and simple as doves.

Context
Noah Sends a Raven and a Dove
7Which went forth and did not return, till the waters were dried up upon the earth. 8He sent forth also a dove after him, to see if the waters had now ceased upon the face of the earth.9But she not finding where her foot might rest, returned to him into the ark: for the waters were upon the whole earth: and he put forth his hand, and caught her, and brought her into the ark.…
Cross References
Genesis 8:7
Which went forth and did not return, till the waters were dried up upon the earth.

Genesis 8:9
But she not finding where her foot might rest, returned to him into the ark: for the waters were upon the whole earth: and he put forth his hand, and caught her, and brought her into the ark.

Additional Translations
Then Noah sent out a dove to see if the waters had receded from the surface of the ground.Also he sent forth a dove from him, to see if the waters were abated from off the face of the ground;

And he sent forth a dove from him, to see if the waters were abated from off the face of the ground;

And he sent a dove after it to see if the water had ceased from off the earth.

And he sent out the dove from him, to see if the waters had become low on the ground.

And he sent forth a dove from him, to see if the waters were abated from off the face of the ground;

Also he sent forth a dove from him, to see if the waters were abated from off the face of the ground;

He sent forth a dove from him, to see if the waters were abated from the surface of the ground,

And he sendeth forth the dove from him to see whether the waters have been lightened from off the face of the ground,
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