Men ate the bread of angels; he sent them all the food they could eat.
Man did eat the bread of angels; He sent them food in abundance.
They ate the food of angels! God gave them all they could hold.
They ate the bread of the mighty angels; he sent them all the food they could eat.
Man took part in the food of strong ones; he sent them meat in full measure.
Mortals ate of the bread of angels; he sent them food in abundance.
Men ate angels’ food; He sent them food to the full.
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|NET © Notes||
1 sn Because of the reference to “heaven” in the preceding verse, it is likely that mighty ones refers here to the angels of heaven. The LXX translates “angels” here, as do a number of modern translations (NEB, NIV, NRSV).
2 tn Heb “provision he sent to them to satisfaction.”