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Genesis 6:9 DBY

9 This is the history of Noah. Noah was a just man, perfect amongst his generations: Noah walked with God.

References for Genesis 6:9

    • g 6:9 - Lit. 'these are the generations.' See ch. 2.4.
    • h 6:9 - Refers to the circle in which Noah moved i.e. his contemporaries, as ch. 7.1; and could read 'in his times.'

      Study tools for Genesis 6:9

      • a 6:1 - Or 'Man;' and so vers. 2.4, 'men.' See Note to chs. 1.27; 3.12 and cf. ch. 7.21, &c.
      • b 6:1 - Lit. 'ground.'
      • c 6:3 - Or 'plead in (or amongst) men:' 'strive in.' Many read 'plead with men in their wandering (or erring), he is flesh.'
      • d 6:4 - Or 'the name,' i.e. who had a peculiar and known name on the earth. Heroes is Gibbor in Heb., meaning 'mighty men.'
      • e 6:5 - Lit. 'the whole day.'
      • f 6:7 - Lit. 'blot,' or 'wipe out:' so ch. 7.4,23.
      • g 6:9 - Lit. 'these are the generations.' See ch. 2.4.
      • h 6:9 - Refers to the circle in which Noah moved i.e. his contemporaries, as ch. 7.1; and could read 'in his times.'
      • i 6:13 - Or 'from.'
      • j 6:21 - Lit. 'thou shalt assemble.'