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Genesis 1:5 Commentary - Complete Bibliographical Reference of the Bible

And God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And the evening and the morning were the first day.


Comments

Genesis 1:5 - Joseph Benson’s Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

Genesis 1:5 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

Genesis 1:5 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

Genesis 1:5 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

Genesis 1:5 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

Genesis 1:5 - Expository Notes of Dr. Constable (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:5 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:5 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

Genesis 1:5 - Biblical Illustrator Edited by Joseph S. Exell

Genesis 1:5 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

Genesis 1:5 - Church Pulpit Commentary

Genesis 1:5 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

Genesis 1:5 - Scofield Reference Bible Notes

Genesis 1:5 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:5 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Genesis 1:5 - Whedon's Commentary on the Old and New Testaments


And

(1): (conj.) In order to; -- used instead of the infinitival to, especially after try, come, go. (2): (conj.) It is sometimes, in old songs, a mere expletive. (3): (conj.) If; though. See An, conj. (4): (conj.) A particle which expresses the relation of connection or addition. It is used to conjoin a word with a word, a clause with a clause, or a sentence with a sentence.

God

(1): (a. & n.) Good. (2): (n.) A being conceived of as possessing supernatural power, and to be propitiated by sacrifice, worship, etc.; a divinity; a deity; an object of worship; an idol. (3): (n.) The Supreme Being; the eternal and infinite Spirit, the Creator, and the Sovereign of the universe; Jehovah. (4): (n.) Figuratively applied to one who wields great or despotic power. (5): (v. t.) To treat as a god; to idolize. (6): (n.) A person or thing deified and honored as the chief good; an object of supreme regard.

Dictionaries

God - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

God - Dictionary of the Apostolic Church

God - Theological Dictionary

God - New Catholic Dictionary

God - Catholic Encyclopedia

God - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

God - Easton's Bible Dictionary

God - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

God - Bridgeway Bible Dictionary

God - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

God - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

God - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

God - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

God - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

God - Concise Bible Dictionary

God - Nave's Topical Bible

God - People's Dictionary of the Bible

God - The Dictionary of Philosophy

God - Smith's Bible Dictionary

God - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

God - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Called

(imp. & p. p.) of Call

The

(1): (v. i.) See Thee. (2): (definite article.) A word placed before nouns to limit or individualize their meaning. (3): (adv.) By that; by how much; by so much; on that account; -- used before comparatives; as, the longer we continue in sin, the more difficult it is to reform.

Light

(1): (superl.) Well leavened; not heavy; as, light bread. (2): (n.) One who is conspicuous or noteworthy; a model or example; as, the lights of the age or of antiquity. (3): (n.) Prosperity; happiness; joy; felicity. (4): (superl.) Not copious or heavy; not dense; not inconsiderable; as, a light rain; a light snow; light vapors. (5): (superl.) Not strong or violent; moderate; as, a light wind. (6): (superl.) Not pressing heavily or hard upon; hence, having an easy, graceful manner; delicate; as, a light touch; a light style of execution. (7): (superl.) Easy to admit influence; inconsiderate; easily influenced by trifling considerations; unsteady; unsettled; volatile; as, a light, vain person; a light mind. (8): (superl.) Indulging in, or inclined to, levity; wanting dignity or solemnity; trifling; gay; frivolous; airy; unsubstantial. (9): (superl.) Not quite sound or normal; somewhat impaired or deranged; dizzy; giddy. (10): (superl.) Not heavily burdened; not deeply laden; not sufficiently ballasted; as, the ship returned light. (11): (n.) A firework made by filling a case with a substance which burns brilliantly with a white or colored flame; as, a Bengal light. (12): (superl) Having light; not dark or obscure; bright; clear; as, the apartment is light. (13): (v. i.) To dismount; to descend, as from a horse or carriage; to alight; -- with from, off, on, upon, at, in. (14): (adv.) Lightly; cheaply. (15): (v. i.) To come by chance; to happen; -- with on or upon; formerly with into. (16): (v. i.) To come down suddenly and forcibly; to fall; -- with on or upon. (17): (v. i.) To descend from flight, and rest, perch, or settle, as a bird or insect. (18): (v. i.) To feel light; to be made happy. (19): (n.) That agent, force, or action in nature by the operation of which upon the organs of sight, objects are rendered visible or luminous. (20): (n.) That which furnishes, or is a source of, light, as the sun, a star, a candle, a lighthouse, etc. (21): (n.) The time during which the light of the sun is visible; day; especially, the dawn of day. (22): (n.) The brightness of the eye or eyes. (23): (n.) The medium through which light is admitted, as a window, or window pane; a skylight; in architecture, one of the compartments of a window made by a mullion or mullions. (24): (n.) Life; existence. (25): (n.) Open view; a visible state or condition; public observation; publicity. (26): (n.) The power of perception by vision. (27): (n.) That which illumines or makes clear to the mind; mental or spiritual illumination; enlightenment; knowledge; information. (28): (v. t.) To lighten; to ease of a burden; to take off. (29): (n.) The manner in which the light strikes upon a picture; that part of a picture which represents those objects upon which the light is supposed to fall; the more illuminated part of a landscape or other scene; -- opposed to shade. Cf. Chiaroscuro. (30): (n.) Appearance due to the particular facts and circumstances presented to view; point of view; as, to state things fairly and put them in the right light. (31): (superl.) Wanton; unchaste; as, a woman of light character. (32): (v. i.) To be illuminated; to receive light; to brighten; -- with up; as, the room lights up very well. (33): (v. i.) To become ignited; to take fire; as, the match will not light. (34): (superl) White or whitish; not intense or very marked; not of a deep shade; moderately colored; as, a light color; a light brown; a light complexion. (35): (superl.) Loose; sandy; easily pulverized; as, a light soil. (36): (superl.) Slight; not important; as, a light error. (37): (n.) To set fire to; to cause to burn; to set burning; to ignite; to kindle; as, to light a candle or lamp; to light the gas; -- sometimes with up. (38): (n.) To give light to; to illuminate; to fill with light; to spread over with light; -- often with up. (39): (n.) To attend or conduct with a light; to show the way to by means of a light. (40): (superl.) Not of the legal, standard, or usual weight; clipped; diminished; as, light coin. (41): (superl.) Easily bestowed; inconsiderately rendered. (42): (superl.) Having little, or comparatively little, weight; not tending to the center of gravity with force; not heavy. (43): (superl.) Not burdensome; easy to be lifted, borne, or carried by physical strength; as, a light burden, or load. (44): (superl.) Easy to be endured or performed; not severe; not difficult; as, a light affliction or task. (45): (superl.) Easy to be digested; not oppressive to the stomach; as, light food; also, containing little nutriment. (46): (superl.) Not heavily armed; armed with light weapons; as, light troops; a troop of light horse. (47): (superl.) Not encumbered; unembarrassed; clear of impediments; hence, active; nimble; swift.

Dictionaries

Light - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Light - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Light - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Light - Bridgeway Bible Dictionary

Light - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Light - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Light - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

Light - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Light - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Light - Concise Bible Dictionary

Light - Nave's Topical Bible

Light - A Symbolical Dictionary

Light - Synonyms of the New Testament

Light - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Light - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types

Day

(1): (n.) A specified time or period; time, considered with reference to the existence or prominence of a person or thing; age; time. (2): (n.) The time of light, or interval between one night and the next; the time between sunrise and sunset, or from dawn to darkness; hence, the light; sunshine. (3): (n.) The period of the earth's revolution on its axis. -- ordinarily divided into twenty-four hours. It is measured by the interval between two successive transits of a celestial body over the same meridian, and takes a specific name from that of the body. Thus, if this is the sun, the day (the interval between two successive transits of the sun's center over the same meridian) is called a solar day; if it is a star, a sidereal day; if it is the moon, a lunar day. See Civil day, Sidereal day, below. (4): (n.) Those hours, or the daily recurring period, allotted by usage or law for work. (5): (n.) (Preceded by the) Some day in particular, as some day of contest, some anniversary, etc.

Dictionaries

Day - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Day - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Day - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Day - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Day - Bridgeway Bible Dictionary

Day - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Day - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Day - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Day - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Day - Concise Bible Dictionary

Day - Nave's Topical Bible

Day - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Day - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Day - A Symbolical Dictionary

Day - Thompson Chain-Reference Bible

Day - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Day - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Day - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types

Darkness

(1): (n.) A state of privacy; secrecy. (2): (n.) The absence of light; blackness; obscurity; gloom. (3): (n.) A state of ignorance or error, especially on moral or religious subjects; hence, wickedness; impurity. (4): (n.) Want of clearness or perspicuity; obscurity; as, the darkness of a subject, or of a discussion. (5): (n.) A state of distress or trouble.

Dictionaries

Darkness - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Darkness - Dictionary of the Apostolic Church

Darkness - Theological Dictionary

Darkness - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Darkness - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Darkness - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Darkness - Bridgeway Bible Dictionary

Darkness - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Darkness - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Darkness - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

Darkness - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Darkness - Concise Bible Dictionary

Darkness - Nave's Topical Bible

Darkness - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Darkness - A Symbolical Dictionary

Darkness - Synonyms of the New Testament

Darkness - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

He

(1): (obj.) The man or male being (or object personified to which the masculine gender is assigned), previously designated; a pronoun of the masculine gender, usually referring to a specified subject already indicated. (2): (obj.) Man; a male; any male person; -- in this sense used substantively. (3): (obj.) Any one; the man or person; -- used indefinitely, and usually followed by a relative pronoun.

Dictionaries

He - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

He - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

He - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Night

(1): (n.) That part of the natural day when the sun is beneath the horizon, or the time from sunset to sunrise; esp., the time between dusk and dawn, when there is no light of the sun, but only moonlight, starlight, or artificial light. (2): (n.) Darkness; obscurity; concealment. (3): (n.) Intellectual and moral darkness; ignorance. (4): (n.) The period after the close of life; death. (5): (n.) A state of affliction; adversity; as, a dreary night of sorrow. (6): (n.) A lifeless or unenlivened period, as when nature seems to sleep.

Dictionaries

Night - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Night - Dictionary of the Apostolic Church

Night - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Night - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Night - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Night - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Night - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

Night - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Night - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Night - Concise Bible Dictionary

Night - Nave's Topical Bible

Night - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Night - A Symbolical Dictionary

Night - Thompson Chain-Reference Bible

Night - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

Night - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types

Evening

(1): (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Even (2): (n.) The latter part and close of the day, and the beginning of darkness or night; properly, the decline of the day, or of the sum. (3): (n.) The latter portion, as of life; the declining period, as of strength or glory.

Dictionaries

Evening - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Evening - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Evening - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Evening - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Evening - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Evening - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Evening - Concise Bible Dictionary

Evening - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Evening - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types

Morning

(a.) Pertaining to the first part or early part of the day; being in the early part of the day; as, morning dew; morning light; morning service.

Dictionaries

Morning - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Morning - A Dictionary Of Christ And The Gospels

Morning - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Morning - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

Morning - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Morning - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types

Were

(1): (n.) A weir. See Weir. (2): (v. t.) To guard; to protect. (3): The imperfect indicative plural, and imperfect subjunctive singular and plural, of the verb be. See Be. (4): (v. t. & i.) To wear. See 3d Wear. (5): (n.) A fine for slaying a man; the money value set upon a man's life; weregild. (6): (n.) A man.

First

(1): (a.) Preceding all others of a series or kind; the ordinal of one; earliest; as, the first day of a month; the first year of a reign. (2): (a.) Foremost; in front of, or in advance of, all others. (3): (adv.) Before any other person or thing in time, space, rank, etc.; -- much used in composition with adjectives and participles. (4): (n.) The upper part of a duet, trio, etc., either vocal or instrumental; -- so called because it generally expresses the air, and has a preeminence in the combined effect. (5): (a.) Most eminent or exalted; most excellent; chief; highest; as, Demosthenes was the first orator of Greece.

Dictionaries

First - The Poor Man’s Concordance and Dictionary to the Sacred Scriptures

First - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

First - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

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