Bible Answer: The number of chapters, verses and words in the Old Testament, New Testament and entire Bible depends upon the Bible translation. Each Bible will have a different number as the translators try to accurately communicate the sense of the original Hebrew, Aramaic and Greek, but the differences should be small.
starting with the first word in Genesis to the last word in Malachi a total of 602,582 add this to the number of books 39 and verses 929 total is the same as the number in numbers 1:46, 603,550. the total number of words in the old and new testament can be calculated from genesis 6:3. it is 100% correct.
Shortest and longest words. The shortest words in the KJV are a, I and O. They occur in all three parts of the Bible. Longest word in the Old Testament: longest: Mahershalalhashbaz, 18 characters. Maher-shalal-hash-baz was a son of the prophet Isaiah.
However, you will see other totals around which include things like the number of words on the cover (2 - 'Holy Bible'!) the words in the preface to a particular edition, the book titles, an extra 1,189 as the words 'Chapter.... x... ' is written in some editions, as is the word 'Psalm' listed at the front of each psalm in some editions whilst just a number is written in others, and so on.
There are 93 women who speak in the Bible, 49 of whom are named. These women speak a total of 14,056 words collectively -- roughly 1.1 percent of the Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
The Bible is more than 600,000 words long in its original languages—but how long are the 66 individual books of the Bible?