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Genesis 2:1 DBY

1 And the heavens and the earth and all their host were finished.

Study tools for Genesis 2:1

  • a 2:3 - Lit. 'created to make.'
  • b 2:4 - Lit. 'generations:' the word implies 'origin' and occurs in chs. 5.1; 6.9; 10.1,32; 11.10,27; 25.12,13,19; 36.1,9; 37.2.
  • c 2:4 - See ch. 1.1.
  • d 2:5 - Or 'no shrub ... was yet in the earth and no herb ... had yet grown.'
  • e 2:8 - Pleasure.
  • f 2:10 - Lit. 'heads.'
  • g 2:12 - A fragrant resin: as generally understood.
  • h 2:12 - Or 'beryl.'
  • i 2:14 - i.e. Tigris.
  • j 2:14 - Or 'flows before Assyria.'
  • k 2:16 - Lit. 'eating thou shalt eat:' an idiom constantly occurring, as again in ver. 17, 'dying thou shalt die.'
  • l 2:20 - Or 'counterpart.'
  • m 2:23 - Ishshah.
  • n 2:23 - Ish: so husband ch. 3.6,16.
  • o 2:24 - Lit. 'to one flesh.'
  • p 2:25 - Or 'the man;' so chs. 3.20; 4.1