7:7 Noah entered the ark along with his sons, his wife, and his sons’ wives because 2 of the floodwaters.
1 tn Heb “for you I see [as] godly before me in this generation.” The direct object (“you”) is placed first in the clause to give it prominence. The verb “to see” here signifies God’s evaluative discernment.
2 tn The preposition מִן (min) is causal here, explaining why Noah and his family entered the ark.
3 tn Heb “On that very day Noah entered, and Shem and Ham and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and the wife of Noah, and the three wives of his sons with him into the ark.”