Creation day 5 (Genesis 1:20-23): Latin Vulgate version

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1: 20 a Dixit etiam Deus: And God said,

b producant aquae reptile animae viventis, "Let the waters bring forth swarms of living creatures,

c et volatile super terram sub firmamento caeli. and let birds fly above the earth across the firmament of the heavens."

21 a Creavitque Deus cete grandia, So God created the great sea monsters

b et omnem animam viventem atque motabilem, and every living creature that moves,

c quam produxerant aquae in species suas, with which the waters swarm, according to their kinds,

d et omne volatile secundum genus suum. and every winged bird according to its kind.

e Et vidit Deus quod esset bonum. And God saw that it was good.

22 a Benedixitque eis, dicens: And God blessed them, saying,

b Crescite, et multiplicamini, et replete aquas maris: "Be fruitful and multiply and fill the waters in the seas,

c avesque multiplicentur super terram. and let birds multiply on the earth."

Et factum est vespere et mane, dies quintus. And there was evening and there was morning, a fifth day.

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