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Genesis 17:2 DBY

2 And I will set my covenant between me and thee, and will very greatly multiply thee.

Study tools for Genesis 17:2

  • a 17:1 - Shaddai plural of Shad, power. Isa. 13.6; Joel 1.15 may give its force. 'Almighty' will always represent Shaddai; 'the Almighty God' is El Shaddai.
  • b 17:4 - Others, 'As for me.'
  • c 17:5 - See ch. 11.26.
  • d 17:5 - Father of a multitude.
  • e 17:12 - Or 'foreigner.' so ver. 27; Ex. 12.43; Lev. 22.25, &c.
  • f 17:15 - Princess.
  • g 17:19 - Laughter.