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Exodus 8:7

    Exodus 8:7 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the magicians did so with their enchantments, and brought up frogs upon the land of Egypt.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the magicians did so with their enchantments, and brought up frogs on the land of Egypt.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the magicians did in like manner with their enchantments, and brought up frogs upon the land of Egypt.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the wonder-workers did the same with their secret arts, making frogs come up over the land of Egypt.

    Webster's Revision

    And the magicians did in like manner with their enchantments, and brought up frogs upon the land of Egypt.

    World English Bible

    The magicians did the same thing with their enchantments, and brought up frogs on the land of Egypt.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the magicians did in like manner with their enchantments, and brought up frogs upon the land of Egypt.

    Clarke's Commentary on Exodus 8:7

    The magicians did so - A little juggling or dexterity of hand might have been quite sufficient for the imitation of this miracle, because frogs in abundance had already been produced; and some of these kept in readiness might have been brought forward by the magicians, as proofs of their pretended power and equality in influence to Moses and Aaron.

    Barnes' Notes on Exodus 8:7

    The magicians would seem to have been able to increase the plague, but not to remove it; hence, Pharaoh's application to Moses, the first symptoms of yielding.