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Genesis 7:18 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And the waters prevailed, and increased greatly upon the earth; and the ark went upon the face of the waters.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And the waters prevailed, and were increased greatly upon the earth; and the ark went upon the face of the waters.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— The water prevailed and increased greatly upon the earth, and the ark floated on the surface of the water.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And the waters prevailed, and were increased greatly upon the earth: and the ark moved upon the face of the waters.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And the waters prevailed and increased greatly on the earth; and the ark went on the face of the waters.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And the waters prevailed and increased greatly, on the earth,—and the ark went its way on the face of the waters.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and the waters are mighty, and multiply exceedingly upon the earth; and the ark goeth on the face of the waters.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— For they overflowed exceedingly: and filled all on the face of the earth: and the ark was carried upon the waters.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And the waters preuailed, and were encreased greatly vpon the earth: and the Arke went vpon the face of the waters.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And the water prevailed and abounded exceedingly upon the earth, and the ark was borne upon the water.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— And the waters prevailed, and were increased greatly upon the earth; and the ark went upon the face of the waters.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And the waters 4325
{4325} Prime
מַיִם
mayim
{mah'-yim}
Dual of a primitive noun (but used in a singular sense); water; figuratively juice; by euphemism urine, semen.
prevailed, 1396
{1396} Prime
גָּבַר
gabar
{gaw-bar'}
A primitive root; to be strong; by implication to prevail, act insolently.
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
and were increased 7235
{7235} Prime
רָבָה
rabah
{raw-baw'}
A primitive root; to increase (in whatever respect).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
greatly 3966
{3966} Prime
מְאֹד
m@`od
{meh-ode'}
From the same as H0181; properly vehemence, that is, (with or without preposition) vehemently; by implication wholly, speedily, etc. (often with other words as an intensive or superlative; especially when repeated).
upon x5921
(5921) Complement
עַל
`al
{al}
Properly the same as H5920 used as a preposition (in the singular or plural, often with prefix, or as conjugation with a particle following); above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications.
the earth; 776
{0776} Prime
אֶרֶץ
'erets
{eh'-rets}
From an unused root probably meaning to be firm; the earth (at large, or partitively a land).
and the ark 8392
{8392} Prime
תֵּבָה
tebah
{tay-baw'}
Perhaps of foreign derivation; a box.
went y3212
[3212] Standard
יָלַך
yalak
{yaw-lak'}
A primitive root (compare H1980); to walk (literally or figuratively); causatively to carry (in various senses).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
x1980
(1980) Complement
הָלַךְ
halak
{haw-lak'}
Akin to H3212; a primitive root; to walk (in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively).
upon x5921
(5921) Complement
עַל
`al
{al}
Properly the same as H5920 used as a preposition (in the singular or plural, often with prefix, or as conjugation with a particle following); above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications.
the face 6440
{6440} Prime
פָּנִים
paniym
{paw-neem'}
Plural (but always used as a singular) of an unused noun (פָּנֶה paneh, {paw-neh'}; from H6437); the face (as the part that turns); used in a great variety of applications (literally and figuratively); also (with prepositional prefix) as a preposition (before, etc.).
of the waters. 4325
{4325} Prime
מַיִם
mayim
{mah'-yim}
Dual of a primitive noun (but used in a singular sense); water; figuratively juice; by euphemism urine, semen.
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Matthew Henry's Commentary

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
waters prevailed:

Exodus 14:28 And the waters returned, and covered the chariots, and the horsemen, [and] all the host of Pharaoh that came into the sea after them; there remained not so much as one of them.
Job 22:16 Which were cut down out of time, whose foundation was overflown with a flood:
Psalms 69:15 Let not the waterflood overflow me, neither let the deep swallow me up, and let not the pit shut her mouth upon me.

ark:

Psalms 104:26 There go the ships: [there is] that leviathan, [whom] thou hast made to play therein.
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