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Genesis 6:17 NIV

17 I am going to bring floodwaters on the earth to destroy all life under the heavens, every creature that has the breath of life in it. Everything on earth will perish.

References for Genesis 6:17

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  • a 6:3 - Or "My spirit will not remain in"
  • b 6:3 - Or "corrupt"
  • c 6:14 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.
  • d 6:15 - That is, about 450 feet long, 75 feet wide and 45 feet high or about 135 meters long, 23 meters wide and 14 meters high
  • e 6:16 - That is, about 18 inches or about 45 centimeters
  • f 6:16 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this clause is uncertain.