Exodus 16:31 [study!]
American Standard Version (ASV 1901) 
And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it was like coriander seed, white; and the taste of it was like wafers [made] with honey.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it [was] like coriander seed, white; and the taste of it [was] like wafers [made] with honey.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
The house of Israel named it manna, and it was like coriander seed, white, and its taste was like wafers with honey.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
And the house of Israel called its name Manna: and it [was] like coriander-seed, white; and the taste of it [was] like wafers [made] with honey.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
And the house of Israel called its name Manna; and it was like coriander-seed, white; and the taste of it was like cake with honey.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna,and, the same, was like coriander seed, white, and, the taste thereof, like flat-cake with honey.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
and the house of Israel call its name Manna, and it [is] as coriander seed, white; and its taste [is] as a cake with honey.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it was like coriander seed, white, and the taste thereof like to flour with honey.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) 
And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it [was] like Coriander seed, white: and the taste of it [was] like wafers made with hony.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
And the children of Israel called the name of it Man; and it was as white coriander seed, and the taste of it as a wafer with honey.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008)  
And the house of Yisrael called the name thereof Manna: and it [was] like coriander seed, white; and the taste of it [was] like wafers [made] with honey.
And the house
Probably from H1129
abbreviated; a house
(in the greatest variation of applications, especially family
; he will rule
, a symbolical name of Jacob; also (typically) of his posterity.
A primitive root (rather identical with H7122
through the idea of accosting
a person met); to call
out to (that is, properly address
by name, but used in a wide variety of applications).
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811
Count - 19885
Apparently contracted from H0226
in the demonstrative sense of entity
; properly self
(but generally used to point out more definitely the object of a verb or preposition, even
A primitive word (perhaps rather from H7760
through the idea of definite and conspicuous position
; compare H8064
); an appellation
, as a mark or memorial of individuality; by implication honor
; literally a whatness
(so to speak), that is, manna
(so called from the question about it).
The second form is the feminine beyond the Pentateuch; a primitive word, the third person pronoun singular, he
); only expressed when emphatic or without a verb; also (intensively) self
, or (especially with the article) the same
; sometimes (as demonstrative) this
; occasionally (instead of copula) as
] like coriander
(in the sense of cutting
seed (from its furrows).
; figuratively fruit
, sowing time
and the taste
; properly a taste
, that is, (figuratively) perception
; by implication intelligence
; transitively a mandate
of it [was
] like wafers
From the same as H6835
; a flat thin cake
] with honey.
From an unused root meaning to be gummy
(from its stickiness
); by analogy syrup
And the house of Israel called the name thereof Manna: and it [was] like (n) coriander seed, white; and the taste of it [was] like wafers [made] with honey.
(n) In form and figure, but not in colour; (Numbers 11:7).
- called the name:
Exodus 16:15 And when the children of Israel saw [it], they said one to another, It [is] manna: for they wist not what it [was]. And Moses said unto them, This [is] the bread which the LORD hath given you to eat.
In consequence of the term manna having been given to a drug which is now much used in England, many persons have ignorantly supposed it to be the same sort of thing as that miraculously sent for the sustenance of the children of Israel in the wilderness. The manna of commerce comes from Calabria and Sicily, where it oozes out of a kind of ash tree, from the end of June to the end of July, and is a thick, clammy, sweet juice, partly drawn from the tree by the rays of the sun, partly by the puncture of insects, and partly by artificial means. The European manna is not so good as the Oriental, which is gathered in Syria, Arabia, and Persia, from the Oriental oak, and from a shrub which is called in Persia teranjabin.
- and it was:
Numbers 11:6-7 But now our soul [is] dried away: [there is] nothing at all, beside this manna, [before] our eyes. ... And the manna [was] as coriander seed, and the colour thereof as the colour of bdellium.
Song of Songs 2:3 As the apple tree among the trees of the wood, so [is] my beloved among the sons. I sat down under his shadow with great delight, and his fruit [was] sweet to my taste.
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