Perek Alef

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1 בָּרָ֣א created    
2 בְּרֵאשִׁ֖ית in the beginning    
3 הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם the sky    
4 הָאָֽרֶץ the earth (land)    
5 הָֽיְתָ֥ה was    
6 ח֖שֶׁךְ darkness    
7 תֹ֨הוּ֙ וָבֹ֔הוּ empty and nothing    
8 מְרַחֶ֖פֶת hovering    
9 א֑וֹר light    
10 יְהִי let there be    
11 וַיַּ֧רְא and he saw    
12 וַיַּבְדֵּ֣ל and he separated    
13 יְעוֹפֵ֣ף who fly    
14 נֶ֣פֶשׁ חַיָּ֑ה living thing    
15 וְלִמְשֹׁל֙ and to rule    
16 וַיַּ֣עַשׂ and he made    
17 הַקָּטֹן֙ the little    
18 וּלְמ֣וֹעֲדִ֔ים and for holidays    
19 דֶּשֶׁא a grass covering    
20 וַתּוֹצֵ֨א and it brought forth    
21 מַזְרִ֤יעַ זֶ֨רַע֙ planting seeds    
22 לְמִינֵ֔הוּ to its kind    
23 וְעֵ֧ץ עֹֽשֶׂה־פְּרִ֛י and fruit making trees    
24 לְאֹתֹת֙ for signs