Best Known Translations
Other Translations

Genesis 11:1 LEB

The Tower of Babel

1 Now the whole earth [had] one language and the same words.

References for Genesis 11:1

      Study tools for Genesis 11:1

      • a 11:1 - Or "And"
      • b 11:2 - Or "set out"
      • c 11:3 - Literally "each to his companion"
      • d 11:3 - Literally "burn to burning"
      • e 11:5 - Or "And"
      • f 11:5 - Literally "sons of Adam" or "sons of humankind"
      • g 11:6 - Literally "one people and one language to all of them"
      • h 11:6 - Literally "and this they begin to do"
      • i 11:6 - Or "And"
      • j 11:7 - Literally "each the language of his companion"
      • k 11:10 - Or "family records"
      • l 11:10 - Literally "the son of one hundred years"
      • m 11:27 - Or "And"
      • n 11:27 - Or "family records"
      • o 11:31 - Literally "the son of his son"