Genesis 7:12
Text Analysis
1961 [e]וַֽיְהִ֥י
And wasConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3ms
1653 [e]הַגֶּ֖שֶׁם
the rainArt | N-ms
5921 [e]עַל־
776 [e]הָאָ֑רֶץ
the earthArt | N-fs
705 [e]אַרְבָּעִ֣ים
3117 [e]י֔וֹם
705 [e]וְאַרְבָּעִ֖ים
and fortyConj-w | Number-cp
3915 [e]לָֽיְלָה׃

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 7:12 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַֽיְהִ֥י הַגֶּ֖שֶׁם עַל־הָאָ֑רֶץ אַרְבָּעִ֣ים יֹ֔ום וְאַרְבָּעִ֖ים לָֽיְלָה׃

בראשית 7:12 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויהי הגשם על־הארץ ארבעים יום וארבעים לילה׃

בראשית 7:12 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויהי הגשם על־הארץ ארבעים יום וארבעים לילה׃

בראשית 7:12 Hebrew Bible
ויהי הגשם על הארץ ארבעים יום וארבעים לילה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
The rain fell upon the earth for forty days and forty nights.

King James Bible
And the rain was upon the earth forty days and forty nights.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
and the rain fell on the earth 40 days and 40 nights.
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