Genesis 1

Category: Genesis

Genesis 1

6 - firmament

רָקִיעַ

raqiya`

  1. extended surface (solid), expanse, firmament

    1. expanse (flat as base, support)

    2. firmament (of vault of heaven supporting waters above)

      1. considered by Hebrews as solid and supporting 'waters' above

 

 

 cf.

Psa 150:1

Praise ye the LORD. Praise God in his sanctuary: praise him in the firmament H7549 of his power.