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Genesis 3:16 ESV

16 To the woman he said, "I will surely multiply your pain in childbearing; 1in pain you shall bring forth children. 2Your desire shall be fora your husband, and he shall 3rule over you."

References for Genesis 3:16

Study tools for Genesis 3:16

  • a 3:1 - In Hebrew you is plural in verses 1-5
  • b 3:6 - Or to give insight
  • c 3:8 - Hebrew wind
  • d 3:9 - In Hebrew you is singular in verses 9 and 11
  • e 3:15 - Hebrew seed; so throughout Genesis
  • f 3:16 - Or against
  • g 3:20 - Eve sounds like the Hebrew for life-giver and resembles the word for living