Comparison of Pentateuch:
Jewish Publication Society 1917
Targums Onkelos,
Jonathan Ben Uzziel/Palestinian,
Jerusalem Fragments

 

Genesis
Chapter 7

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Genesis 6 JPS TOC Comparison TOC Targums TOC Genesis 8
GENESIS 7:1
JPS 7:1 And the LORD said unto Noah: 'Come thou and all thy house into the ark; for thee have I seen righteous before Me in this generation.
ONK 7:1 And the Lord said to Noach, Enter thou and all the men of thy house into the ark; for thee have I seen righteous before Me in this generation.
PAL 7:1 And the Lord said to Noah, Enter, thou, and every one of thy house, into the ark; for thee have I seen righteous before me in this generation.
 
GENESIS 7:2
JPS 7:2 Of every clean beast thou shalt take to thee seven and seven, each with his mate; and of the beasts that are not clean two [and two], each with his mate;
ONK 7:2 Of all clean animals take thou seven and seven, male and female; and of animals not clean, two and two, male and female.
PAL 7:2 Of all clean cattle take thou seven by seven, male and female, and of all cattle not clean, two (and two), male and female.
 
GENESIS 7:3
JPS 7:3 of the fowl also of the air, seven and seven, male and female; to keep seed alive upon the face of all the earth.
ONK 7:3 Also of the fowls of heaven, seven and seven, male and female, to continue the seed upon the face of all the earth.
PAL 7:3 But of birds of the heaven, seven by seven, male and female, to preserve from them seed upon the earth.
 
GENESIS 7:4
JPS 7:4 For yet seven days, and I will cause it to rain upon the earth forty days and forty nights; and every living substance that I have made will I blot out from off the face of the earth.'
ONK 7:4 Because yet a time of seven days and I will cause rain to descend upon the earth forty days and forty nights, and I will blot out every subsistence(38) which I have made upon all the face of the earth.
PAL 7:4 For, behold, I give you space of seven days; if they will be converted, it shall be forgiven them; but if they will not be converted, after a time of days yet seven, I will cause rain to come down upon the earth forty days and forty nights, and will destroy all bodies of man and of beast upon the earth.
 
GENESIS 7:5
JPS 7:5 And Noah did according unto all that the LORD commanded him.
ONK 7:5 And Noach did according to all that the Lord had instructed him.
PAL 7:5 And Noah did according to all that the Lord had commanded him.
 
GENESIS 7:6
JPS 7:6 And Noah was six hundred years old when the flood of waters was upon the earth.
ONK 7:6 And Noach was a son of six hundred years; and the deluge(39) of waters was upon the earth.
PAL 7:6 And Noah was the son of six hundred years when the deluge of waters was upon the earth.
 
GENESIS 7:7
JPS 7:7 And Noah went in, and his sons, and his wife, and his sons' wives with him, into the ark, because of the waters of the flood.
ONK 7:7 And Noach entered, and his sons, and his wife, and the wives of his sons with him, into the ark from before the water of the deluge.
PAL 7:7 And Noah entered, and his sons and his wife and the wives of his sons with him, into the ark, from before the waters of the deluge.
 
GENESIS 7:8
JPS 7:8 Of clean beasts, and of beasts that are not clean, and of fowls, and of every thing that creepeth upon the ground,
ONK 7:8 Of animals clean, and of animals not clean, and of birds, and of all which creepeth upon the earth,
PAL 7:8 Of all cattle clean, and of cattle unclean, of birds, and of whatever creepeth upon the earth,
 
GENESIS 7:9
JPS 7:9 there went in two and two unto Noah into the ark, male and female, as God commanded Noah.
ONK 7:9 two and two, they entered with Noach into the ark, male and female, as the Lord had instructed Noach.
PAL 7:9 two and two they entered unto Noah into the ark, male and female, as the Lord had instructed Noah.
 
GENESIS 7:10
JPS 7:10 And it came to pass after the seven days, that the waters of the flood were upon the earth.
ONK 7:10 And it was at the time of seven days, and the waters of the deluge were upon the earth.
PAL 7:10 And it was at the time of seven days after the conclusion of the mourning for Methushelach, that the Lord beheld, and, lo, the sons of men had not turned. And the waters of the deluge came down hotly(24) from the heavens upon the earth.
 
GENESIS 7:11
JPS 7:11 In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, on the seventeenth day of the month, on the same day were all the fountains of the great deep broken up, and the windows of heaven were opened.
ONK 7:11 In the six-hundredth year of the life of Noach, in the second month, in the seventeenth day of the month, in that day were all the springs of the great abyss upbroken, and the windows of heaven opened,
PAL 7:11 In the six-hundredth year of the life of Noah, in the second month, which was the month of Marchesvan,(25) for hitherto the months had been numbered from Tishri(26) which was the beginning of the year at the completion of the world, in the seventeenth day of the month, in that day were all the fountains of the great deep broken up. And the giants were gathered there together with their sons and perturbed them, and afterwards the windows of heaven were opened.
JER 7:11 And the windows of heaven were opened.
 
GENESIS 7:12
JPS 7:12 And the rain was upon the earth forty days and forty nights.
ONK 7:12 and the rain came down upon the earth forty days and forty nights.
PAL 7:12 And the rain came down upon the earth forty days and forty nights.
 
GENESIS 7:13
JPS 7:13 In the selfsame day entered Noah, and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah's wife, and the three wives of his sons with them, into the ark;
ONK 7:13 In that very day entered Noach, and Shem, Cham, and Yapheth, sons of Noach, and the wife of Noach, and the three wives of his sons with them, into the ark;
PAL 7:13 In that same day entered Noah, and Shem, and Cham, and Yapheth, the sons of Noah, and the wife of Noah, and the three wives of his sons with him, into the ark:
 
GENESIS 7:14
JPS 7:14 they, and every beast after its kind, and all the cattle after their kind, and every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth after its kind, and every fowl after its kind, every bird of every sort.
ONK 7:14 they, and every animal after his kind, and all cattle after its kind, and every reptile which creepeth upon the earth after its kind, and every fowl after its kind, every bird, every one that flieth:
PAL 7:14 they, and every animal after his kind, and all cattle after their kind, and every reptile that creepeth upon the earth after his kind, and every fowl after its kind, every bird which flieth.
 
GENESIS 7:15
JPS 7:15 And they went in unto Noah into the ark, two and two of all flesh wherein is the breath of life.
ONK 7:15 and they entered with Noach into the ark, two and two of all flesh in which is the breath of life;
PAL 7:15 And they entered to Noah into the ark, two and two of all flesh in which was the breath of life.
 
GENESIS 7:16
JPS 7:16 And they that went in, went in male and female of all flesh, as God commanded him; and the LORD shut him in.
ONK 7:16 and they, entering, male and female of all flesh, entered, as the Lord had commanded him, and the Lord protected them by His Word.(40)
PAL 7:16 And they coming entered, male and female, of all flesh unto him, as the Lord had instructed him; and the Word of the Lord covered over the door of the ark upon the face thereof.
JER 7:16 And the Word of the Lord was merciful upon him.
 
GENESIS 7:17
JPS 7:17 And the flood was forty days upon the earth; and the waters increased, and bore up the ark, and it was lifted up above the earth.
ONK 7:17 And there was a deluge forty days upon the earth, and the waters increased, and took up the ark, and it was lifted up above the earth.
PAL 7:17 And there was a flood forty days upon the earth, and the waters were multiplied and bare up the ark, and it was lifted from the earth.
 
GENESIS 7:18
JPS 7:18 And the waters prevailed, and increased greatly upon the earth; and the ark went upon the face of the waters.
ONK 7:18 And the waters prevailed and increased mightily upon the earth, and the ark went upon the faces of the waters.
PAL 7:18 And the waters waxed mighty and increased greatly upon the earth, and the ark went floating upon the face of the waters.
 
GENESIS 7:19
JPS 7:19 And the waters prevailed exceedingly upon the earth; and all the high mountains that were under the whole heaven were covered.
ONK 7:19 And the waters prevailed most mightily over the earth, and all the high hills were covered which were under all the heavens.
PAL 7:19 And the waters prevailed greatly upon the earth, and all the high hills which were under the heavens were covered:
 
GENESIS 7:20
JPS 7:20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waters prevail; and the mountains were covered.
ONK 7:20 Fifteen cubits upward did the waters prevail, and the mountains were covered;
PAL 7:20 fifteen cubits higher did the waters prevail, and the mountains were covered.
 
GENESIS 7:21
JPS 7:21 And all flesh perished that moved upon the earth, both fowl, and cattle, and beast, and every swarming thing that swarmeth upon the earth, and every man;
ONK 7:21 and all flesh died which moved upon the earth, of fowl, and of cattle, and of the wild beast, and of every reptile which creepeth upon the earth, and every man.
PAL 7:21 And all flesh expired which moveth upon the earth; of fowl, and of cattle, and of wild beasts, and every moving thing that moveth upon the earth, and all the sons of men,
 
GENESIS 7:22
JPS 7:22 all in whose nostrils was the breath of the spirit of life, whatsoever was in the dry land, died.
ONK 7:22 Everything in whose nostrils was the breath of the Spirit of life, of all which was upon the dry ground, died.
PAL 7:22 every thing in whose nostrils was the breath of life, of all on the dry land, died.
 
GENESIS 7:23
JPS 7:23 And He blotted out every living substance which was upon the face of the ground, both man, and cattle, and creeping thing, and fowl of the heaven; and they were blotted out from the earth; and Noah only was left, and they that were with him in the ark.
ONK 7:23 And every subsistence was blotted out that was upon the faces of the earth, from man to the beast, to the reptile, and to the fowl of heaven, it was blotted out from the earth, and Noach was left alone, and they who were with him in the ark.
PAL 7:23 And all the bodies of men and of beasts upon the face of the earth, from man to cattle, to creeping thing, and to the fowl which wingeth in the air of heaven, perished from the earth; and Noah only was left, and they who were with him in the ark.
 
GENESIS 7:24
JPS 7:24 And the waters prevailed upon the earth a hundred and fifty days.
ONK 7:24 And the waters prevailed upon the earth an hundred and fifty days.
PAL 7:24 And the waters prevailed upon the earth a hundred and fifty days.
 
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