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Genesis 1:6 Commentary - Complete Bibliographical Reference of the Bible

And God said, Let there be a firmament in the midst of the waters, and let it divide the waters from the waters.


Comments

Genesis 1:6 - Albert Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Genesis 1:6 - Joseph Benson’s Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

Genesis 1:6 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

Genesis 1:6 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

Genesis 1:6 - Adam Clarke's Commentary and Critical Notes on the Bible

Genesis 1:6 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

Genesis 1:6 - College Press Bible Study Textbook Series

Genesis 1:6 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

Genesis 1:6 - Expository Notes of Dr. Constable (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:6 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:6 - Everett's Study Notes on the Holy Scriptures

Genesis 1:6 - F.B. Meyer's Through the Bible Commentary

Genesis 1:6 - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

Genesis 1:6 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

Genesis 1:6 - Hawker's Poor Man's Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:6 - Matthew Henry's Whole Bible Commentary

Genesis 1:6 - Biblical Illustrator Edited by Joseph S. Exell

Genesis 1:6 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

Genesis 1:6 - Keil & Delitzsch Commentary on the Old Testament

Genesis 1:6 - The Popular Commentary on the Bible by Kretzmann

Genesis 1:6 - Peake's Commentary on the Bible

Genesis 1:6 - Commentary Series on the Bible by Peter Pett

Genesis 1:6 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

Genesis 1:6 - The Preacher's Complete Homiletical Commentary Edited by Joseph S. Exell

Genesis 1:6 - The Complete Pulpit Commentary

Genesis 1:6 - Scofield Reference Bible Notes

Genesis 1:6 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

Genesis 1:6 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Genesis 1:6 - You Can Understand the Bible: Study Guide Commentary Series by Bob Utley

Genesis 1:6 - 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

Said

(1): (a.) Before-mentioned; already spoken of or specified; aforesaid; -- used chiefly in legal style. (2): (imp. & p. p.) of Say (3): imp. & p. p. of Say.

Let

(1): (n.) A stroke in which a ball touches the top of the net in passing over. (2): (v. t.) To retard; to hinder; to impede; to oppose. (3): (v. t.) To cause; to make; -- used with the infinitive in the active form but in the passive sense; as, let make, i. e., cause to be made; let bring, i. e., cause to be brought. (4): (n.) A retarding; hindrance; obstacle; impediment; delay; -- common in the phrase without let or hindrance, but elsewhere archaic. (5): (v. t.) To leave; to relinquish; to abandon. (6): (v. t.) To consider; to think; to esteem. (7): (v. i.) To forbear. (8): (v. i.) To be let or leased; as, the farm lets for $500 a year. See note under Let, v. t. (9): (imp. & p. p.) of Let (10): (v. t.) To permit; to allow; to suffer; -- either affirmatively, by positive act, or negatively, by neglecting to restrain or prevent. (11): (v. t.) To allow to be used or occupied for a compensation; to lease; to rent; to hire out; -- often with out; as, to let a farm; to let a house; to let out horses. (12): (v. t.) To give, grant, or assign, as a work, privilege, or contract; -- often with out; as, to let the building of a bridge; to let out the lathing and the plastering.

Dictionaries

Let - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Let - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Let - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Let - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Let - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

There

(1): (pron.) In that matter, relation, etc.; at that point, stage, etc., regarded as a distinct place; as, he did not stop there, but continued his speech. (2): (pron.) To or into that place; thither. (3): (pron.) In or at that place.

Be

(1): (v. i.) To exist actually, or in the world of fact; to have ex/stence. (2): (v. i.) To exist in a certain manner or relation, -- whether as a reality or as a product of thought; to exist as the subject of a certain predicate, that is, as having a certain attribute, or as belonging to a certain sort, or as identical with what is specified, -- a word or words for the predicate being annexed; as, to be happy; to be here; to be large, or strong; to be an animal; to be a hero; to be a nonentity; three and two are five; annihilation is the cessation of existence; that is the man. (3): (v. i.) To take place; to happen; as, the meeting was on Thursday. (4): (v. i.) To signify; to represent or symbolize; to answer to.

Dictionaries

Be - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Be - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

A

(1): Of. (2): The name of the sixth tone in the model major scale (that in C), or the first tone of the minor scale, which is named after it the scale in A minor. The second string of the violin is tuned to the A in the treble staff. -- A sharp (A/) is the name of a musical tone intermediate between A and B. -- A flat (A/) is the name of a tone intermediate between A and G. (3): An adjective, commonly called the indefinite article, and signifying one or any, but less emphatically. (4): In each; to or for each; as, "twenty leagues a day", "a hundred pounds a year", "a dollar a yard", etc. (5): (prep.) In; on; at; by. (6): (prep.) In process of; in the act of; into; to; -- used with verbal substantives in -ing which begin with a consonant. This is a shortened form of the preposition an (which was used before the vowel sound); as in a hunting, a building, a begging. (7): A barbarous corruption of have, of he, and sometimes of it and of they. (8): An expletive, void of sense, to fill up the meter (9): The first letter of the English and of many other alphabets. The capital A of the alphabets of Middle and Western Europe, as also the small letter (a), besides the forms in Italic, black letter, etc., are all descended from the old Latin A, which was borrowed from the Greek Alpha, of the same form; and this was made from the first letter (/) of the Phoenician alphabet, the equivalent of the Hebrew Aleph, and itself from the Egyptian origin. The Aleph was a consonant letter, with a guttural breath sound that was not an element of Greek articulation; and the Greeks took it to represent their vowel Alpha with the a sound, the Phoenician alphabet having no vowel symbols.

Dictionaries

A - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

A - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

A - Easton's Bible Dictionary

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

A - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

A - Concise Bible Dictionary

A - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Firmament

(1): (v. & a.) The region of the air; the sky or heavens. (2): (v. & a.) Fixed foundation; established basis. (3): (v. & a.) The orb of the fixed stars; the most rmote of the celestial spheres.

Dictionaries

Firmament - American Tract Society Bible Dictionary

Firmament - New Catholic Dictionary

Firmament - Catholic Encyclopedia

Firmament - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

Firmament - Easton's Bible Dictionary

Firmament - Synonyms of the Old Testament

Firmament - Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Firmament - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Firmament - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Firmament - Popular Cyclopedia Biblical Literature

Firmament - Concise Bible Dictionary

Firmament - Nave's Topical Bible

Firmament - People's Dictionary of the Bible

Firmament - Smith's Bible Dictionary

Firmament - Thompson Chain-Reference Bible

Firmament - Biblical and Theological Dictionary

In

(1): (prep.) With reference to circumstances or conditions; as, he is in difficulties; she stood in a blaze of light. (2): (prep.) With reference to a limit of time; as, in an hour; it happened in the last century; in all my life. (3): (adv.) Not out; within; inside. In, the preposition, becomes an adverb by omission of its object, leaving it as the representative of an adverbial phrase, the context indicating what the omitted object is; as, he takes in the situation (i. e., he comprehends it in his mind); the Republicans were in (i. e., in office); in at one ear and out at the other (i. e., in or into the head); his side was in (i. e., in the turn at the bat); he came in (i. e., into the house). (4): (prep.) The specific signification of in is situation or place with respect to surrounding, environment, encompassment, etc. It is used with verbs signifying being, resting, or moving within limits, or within circumstances or conditions of any kind conceived of as limiting, confining, or investing, either wholly or in part. In its different applications, it approaches some of the meanings of, and sometimes is interchangeable with, within, into, on, at, of, and among. (5): (prep.) With reference to space or place; as, he lives in Boston; he traveled in Italy; castles in the air. (6): (n.) One who is in office; -- the opposite of out. (7): (prep.) With reference to a whole which includes or comprises the part spoken of; as, the first in his family; the first regiment in the army. (8): (prep.) With reference to physical surrounding, personal states, etc., abstractly denoted; as, I am in doubt; the room is in darkness; to live in fear. (9): (prep.) With reference to character, reach, scope, or influence considered as establishing a limitation; as, to be in one's favor. (10): (prep.) With reference to movement or tendency toward a certain limit or environment; -- sometimes equivalent to into; as, to put seed in the ground; to fall in love; to end in death; to put our trust in God. (11): (v. t.) To inclose; to take in; to harvest. (12): (adv.) With privilege or possession; -- used to denote a holding, possession, or seisin; as, in by descent; in by purchase; in of the seisin of her husband. (13): (n.) A reentrant angle; a nook or corner.

Dictionaries

In - Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

In - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

In - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

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.

Midst

(1): (n.) The interior or central part or place; the middle; -- used chiefly in the objective case after in; as, in the midst of the forest. (2): (adv.) In the middle. (3): (n.) Hence, figuratively, the condition of being surrounded or beset; the press; the burden; as, in the midst of official duties; in the midst of secular affairs. (4): (prep.) In the midst of; amidst.

Dictionaries

Midst - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Of

(1): (prep.) Denoting reference to a thing; about; concerning; relating to; as, to boast of one's achievements. (2): (prep.) Denoting the agent, or person by whom, or thing by which, anything is, or is done; by. (3): (prep.) Denoting part of an aggregate or whole; belonging to a number or quantity mentioned; out of; from amongst; as, of this little he had some to spare; some of the mines were unproductive; most of the company. (4): (prep.) Denoting that by which a person or thing is actuated or impelled; also, the source of a purpose or action; as, they went of their own will; no body can move of itself; he did it of necessity. (5): (prep.) Denoting nearness or distance, either in space or time; from; as, within a league of the town; within an hour of the appointed time. (6): (prep.) Denoting identity or equivalence; -- used with a name or appellation, and equivalent to the relation of apposition; as, the continent of America; the city of Rome; the Island of Cuba. (7): (prep.) Denoting relation to place or time; belonging to, or connected with; as, men of Athens; the people of the Middle Ages; in the days of Herod. (8): (prep.) In a general sense, from, or out from; proceeding from; belonging to; relating to; concerning; -- used in a variety of applications; as: (9): (prep.) Denoting passage from one state to another; from. (10): (prep.) Denoting possession or ownership, or the relation of subject to attribute; as, the apartment of the consul: the power of the king; a man of courage; the gate of heaven. (11): (prep.) During; in the course of. (12): (prep.) Denoting that from which anything proceeds; indicating origin, source, descent, and the like; as, he is of a race of kings; he is of noble blood. (13): (prep.) Denoting the material of which anything is composed, or that which it contains; as, a throne of gold; a sword of steel; a wreath of mist; a cup of water.

Dictionaries

Of - Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible

Of - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Of - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Waters

Dictionaries

Waters - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

It

(1): (pron.) As a substance for any noun of the neuter gender; as, here is the book, take it home. (2): (pron.) As an indefinite nominative for a impersonal verb; as, it snows; it rains. (3): (pron.) As an indefinite object after some intransitive verbs, or after a substantive used humorously as a verb; as, to foot it (i. e., to walk). (4): (pron.) As a demonstrative, especially at the beginning of a sentence, pointing to that which is about to be stated, named, or mentioned, or referring to that which apparent or well known; as, I saw it was John. (5): (pron.) As a substitute for such general terms as, the state of affairs, the condition of things, and the like; as, how is it with the sick man? (6): (pron.) The neuter pronoun of the third person, corresponding to the masculine pronoun he and the feminine she, and having the same plural (they, their or theirs, them).

Dictionaries

It - Vine's Dictionary of New Testament Words

Divide

(1): (v. t.) To separate into two parts, in order to ascertain the votes for and against a measure; as, to divide a legislative house upon a question. (2): (v. i.) To break friendship; to fall out. (3): (v. i.) To be separated; to part; to open; to go asunder. (4): (v. t.) To make partition of among a number; to apportion, as profits of stock among proprietors; to give in shares; to distribute; to mete out; to share. (5): (v. i.) To vote, as in the British Parliament, by the members separating themselves into two parties (as on opposite sides of the hall or in opposite lobbies), that is, the ayes dividing from the noes. (6): (v. i.) To have a share; to partake. (7): (n.) A dividing ridge of land between the tributaries of two streams; a watershed. (8): (v. t.) To disunite in opinion or interest; to make discordant or hostile; to set at variance. (9): (v. t.) To part asunder (a whole); to sever into two or more parts or pieces; to sunder; to separate into parts. (10): (v. t.) To cause to be separate; to keep apart by a partition, or by an imaginary line or limit; as, a wall divides two houses; a stream divides the towns. (11): (v. i.) To cause separation; to disunite. (12): (v. t.) To play or sing in a florid style, or with variations. (13): (v. t.) To subject to arithmetical division. (14): (v. t.) To separate into species; -- said of a genus or generic term. (15): (v. t.) To mark divisions on; to graduate; as, to divide a sextant.

Dictionaries

Divide - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

Divide - Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types

From

(prep.) Out of the neighborhood of; lessening or losing proximity to; leaving behind; by reason of; out of; by aid of; -- used whenever departure, setting out, commencement of action, being, state, occurrence, etc., or procedure, emanation, absence, separation, etc., are to be expressed. It is construed with, and indicates, the point of space or time at which the action, state, etc., are regarded as setting out or beginning; also, less frequently, the source, the cause, the occasion, out of which anything proceeds; -- the aritithesis and correlative of to; as, it, is one hundred miles from Boston to Springfield; he took his sword from his side; light proceeds from the sun; separate the coarse wool from the fine; men have all sprung from Adam, and often go from good to bad, and from bad to worse; the merit of an action depends on the principle from which it proceeds; men judge of facts from personal knowledge, or from testimony.

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