Search the Bible
* powered by Bible Study Tools

Genesis 7:12

    Genesis 7:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the rain was upon the earth forty days and forty nights.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the rain was on the earth forty days and forty nights.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the rain was upon the earth forty days and forty nights.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And rain came down on the earth for forty days and forty nights.

    Webster's Revision

    And the rain was upon the earth forty days and forty nights.

    World English Bible

    The rain was on the earth forty days and forty nights.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the rain was upon the earth forty days and forty nights.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 7:12

    The rain was upon the earth - Dr. Lightfoot supposes that the rain began on the 18th day of the second month, or Marcheshvan, and that it ceased on the 28th of the third month, Cisleu.

    Wesley's Notes on Genesis 7:12

    7:12 It rained without intermission or abatement, forty days and forty nights - And that upon the whole earth at once.