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Genesis 8:10

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8:10 He waited seven more days and then sent out the dove again from the ark.

Genesis 8:12

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8:12 He waited another seven days and sent the dove out again, 1  but it did not return to him this time. 2 

1 tn The word “again” is not in the Hebrew text, but is supplied in the translation for stylistic reasons.

2 tn Heb “it did not again return to him still.” For a study of this section of the flood narrative, see W. O. E. Oesterley, “The Dove with the Olive Leaf (Gen VIII 8–11),” ExpTim 18 (1906/07): 377-78.



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