Genesis 2:12

τὸ δὲ χρυσίον τῆς γῆς ἐκείνης καλόν· καὶ ἐκεῖ ἐστιν ὁ ἄνθραξ καὶ ὁ λίθος ὁ πράσινος.

now the gold of that land is good; and there is carbuncle and green stone.

וזהב הארץ ההוא טוב שׁם הבדלח ואבן השׁהם׃



*   carbuncle (a precious stone of dark-red color, including the carbuncle, ruby, and garnet) OR coal OR charcoal
*   green stone OR emerald


Septuagint Manuscripts :

Gen 2:12 [Codex Alexandrinus (A) (5th century)]



LXX Editions:

  • Robert Holmes (1798)
  • Paul Anton de Lagarde (1868)
  • Tischendorf-Nestle (1880)
  • Henry Barclay Swete (1887)
  • Cambridge (Alan England Brooke & Norman McLean) (1906)
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