He was there with Yahweh forty days and forty nights; he neither ate bread nor drank water. He wrote on the tablets the words of the covenant, the ten commandments.a Bible other translations
In Hebrew, the “ten words.”

“ten commandments.” The Hebrew text is “the ten words,” using “words” like we do for a sentence or message (cp. Deut. 4:13; 10:4).

Commentary for: Exodus 34:28