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Exodus 16:31

    Exodus 16:31 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it was like coriander seed, white; and the taste of it was like wafers made with honey.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it was like coriander seed, white; and the taste of it was like wafers made with honey.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it was like coriander seed, white; and the taste of it was like wafers made with honey.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And this bread was named manna by Israel: it was white, like a grain seed, and its taste was like cakes made with honey.

    Webster's Revision

    And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it was like coriander seed, white; and the taste of it was like wafers made with honey.

    World English Bible

    The house of Israel called its name Manna, and it was like coriander seed, white; and its taste was like wafers with honey.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it was like coriander seed, white; and the taste of it was like wafers made with honey.

    Clarke's Commentary on Exodus 16:31

    Called the name thereof Manna - See Clarke's note on Exodus 16:15.

    Barnes' Notes on Exodus 16:31

    manna - It was not indeed the common manna, as they then seem to have believed, but the properties which are noted in this passage are common to it and the natural product: in size, form and color it resembled the seed of the white coriander, a small round grain of a whitish or yellowish grey.