Genesis 2:1 Commentary - Complete Bibliographical Reference of the Bible
Thus the heavens and the earth were finished, and all the host of them.
Thus(1): (n.) The commoner kind of frankincense, or that obtained from the Norway spruce, the long-leaved pine, and other conifers. (2): (adv.) To this degree or extent; so far; so; as, thus wise; thus peaceble; thus bold. (3): (adv.) In this or that manner; on this wise.
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.
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.
Earth(1): (n.) The solid materials which make up the globe, in distinction from the air or water; the dry land. (2): (n.) The softer inorganic matter composing part of the surface of the globe, in distinction from the firm rock; soil of all kinds, including gravel, clay, loam, and the like; sometimes, soil favorable to the growth of plants; the visible surface of the globe; the ground; as, loose earth; rich earth. (3): (n.) The globe or planet which we inhabit; the world, in distinction from the sun, moon, or stars. Also, this world as the dwelling place of mortals, in distinction from the dwelling place of spirits. (4): (n.) A part of this globe; a region; a country; land. (5): (n.) Worldly things, as opposed to spiritual things; the pursuits, interests, and allurements of this life. (6): (n.) The people on the globe. (7): (n.) The connection of any part an electric conductor with the ground; specif., the connection of a telegraph line with the ground through a fault or otherwise. (8): (n.) A similar oxide, having a slight alkaline reaction, as lime, magnesia, strontia, baryta. (9): (n.) A hole in the ground, where an animal hides himself; as, the earth of a fox. (10): (n.) Any earthy-looking metallic oxide, as alumina, glucina, zirconia, yttria, and thoria. (11): (v. t.) To hide, or cause to hide, in the earth; to chase into a burrow or den. (12): (v. t.) To cover with earth or mold; to inter; to bury; -- sometimes with up. (13): (v. i.) To burrow. (14): (n.) A plowing.
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.
Finished(1): (a.) Polished to the highest degree of excellence; complete; perfect; as, a finished poem; a finished education. (2): (imp. & p. p.) of Finish
All(1): (n.) The whole number, quantity, or amount; the entire thing; everything included or concerned; the aggregate; the whole; totality; everything or every person; as, our all is at stake. (2): (conj.) Although; albeit. (3): (a.) The whole quantity, extent, duration, amount, quality, or degree of; the whole; the whole number of; any whatever; every; as, all the wheat; all the land; all the year; all the strength; all happiness; all abundance; loss of all power; beyond all doubt; you will see us all (or all of us). (4): (a.) Any. (5): (a.) Only; alone; nothing but. (6): (adv.) Wholly; completely; altogether; entirely; quite; very; as, all bedewed; my friend is all for amusement. (7): (adv.) Even; just. (Often a mere intensive adjunct.)
Host(1): (n.) The consecrated wafer, believed to be the body of Christ, which in the Mass is offered as a sacrifice; also, the bread before consecration. (2): (n.) An army; a number of men gathered for war. (3): (n.) Any great number or multitude; a throng. (4): (n.) One who receives or entertains another, whether gratuitously or for compensation; one from whom another receives food, lodging, or entertainment; a landlord. (5): (v. t.) To give entertainment to. (6): (n.) Any animal or plant affording lodgment or subsistence to a parasitic or commensal organism. Thus a tree is a host of an air plant growing upon it. (7): (v. i.) To lodge at an inn; to take up entertainment.
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.
Them(pron.) The objective case of they. See They.
Complete Bibliographical Reference of the Bible
The definitions of the words are from Webster's New Modern English Dictionary by Noah Webster, 1922.