New American Standard Bible
So it came about at evening that the quails came up and covered the camp, and in the morning there was a layer of dew around the camp.
King James Bible
And it came to pass, that at even the quails came up, and covered the camp: and in the morning the dew lay round about the host.
Darby Bible Translation
And it came to pass in the evening, that quails came up, and covered the camp; and in the morning the dew lay round the camp.
World English Bible
It happened at evening that quail came up and covered the camp; and in the morning the dew lay around the camp.
Young's Literal Translation
And it cometh to pass in the evening, that the quail cometh up, and covereth the camp, and in the morning there hath been the lying of dew round about the camp,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Quails - This bird migrates in immense numbers in spring from the south: it is nowhere more common than in the neighborhood of the Red Sea. In this passage we read of a single flight so dense that it covered the encampment. The miracle consisted in the precise time of the arrival and its coincidence with the announcement.
LibraryDining with a Pharisee. Sabbath Healing and Three Lessons Suggested by the Event.
(Probably Peræa.) ^C Luke XIV. 1-24. ^c 1 And it came to pass, when he went into the house of one of the rulers of the Pharisees on a sabbath to eat bread, that they were watching him. [The Pharisees were an unorganized party, hence their rulers were such not by office, but by influence. Those who were members of the Sanhedrin, or who were distinguished among the rabbis, might fitly be spoken of as rulers among them. The context favors the idea that Jesus was invited for the purpose of being …
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel
When the dew fell on the camp at night, the manna would fall with it.
Now there went forth a wind from the LORD and it brought quail from the sea, and let them fall beside the camp, about a day's journey on this side and a day's journey on the other side, all around the camp and about two cubits deep on the surface of the ground.
When He rained meat upon them like the dust, Even winged fowl like the sand of the seas,
They asked, and He brought quail, And satisfied them with the bread of heaven.
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