Genesis 4:1-6 DBY

1 And Man knew Eve his wife; and she conceived, and bore Cain, a and said, I have acquired a man with Jehovah.

References for Genesis 4:1

    • } 4:1 - Acquisition.
      2 And she further bore his brother Abel. b And Abel was a shepherd, c but Cain was a husbandman. d

      References for Genesis 4:2

        • ~ 4:2 - Heb. Hebel, a breath (Job 7.16); or 'vanity' (Ps.144.4).
        •  4:2 - Lit. 'herdsman of small cattle.'
        • € 4:2 - Lit. 'worked the ground.'
          3 And in process of time e it came to pass that Cain brought of the fruit of the ground an offering f to Jehovah.

          References for Genesis 4:3

            •  4:3 - Lit. 'at the end of days.'
            • ‚ 4:3 - Lit. 'gift,' minchah: so vers. 4,5; elsewhere translated 'oblation.' See Lev. 2.1.
              4 And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings of his flock, and of their fat. And Jehovah looked upon Abel, and on his offering;
              5 and upon Cain, and on his offering, he did not look. And Cain was very angry, and his countenance fell.
              6 And Jehovah said to Cain, Why art thou angry, and why is thy countenance fallen?