Numbers 11:31-33 NIV

31 Now a wind went out from the LORD and drove quail1 in from the sea. It brought thema down all around the camp to about three feetb above the ground, as far as a day's walk in any direction.

References for Numbers 11:31

    • c 11:31 - Or "They flew"
    • d 11:31 - Hebrew "two cubits" (about 1 meter)
      32 All that day and night and all the next day the people went out and gathered quail. No one gathered less than ten homers.c Then they spread them out all around the camp.

      References for Numbers 11:32

        • e 11:32 - That is, probably about 60 bushels (about 2.2 kiloliters)
          33 But while the meat was still between their teeth2 and before it could be consumed, the anger3 of the LORD burned against the people, and he struck them with a severe plague.4

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