Genesis 16:2-4 ESV

2 And Sarai said to Abram, "Behold now, the LORD has prevented me from bearing children. Go in to my servant; it may be that I shall obtain childrena by her." And Abram listened to the voice of Sarai.

References for Genesis 16:2

    • ¢ 16:2 - Hebrew be built up, which sounds like the Hebrew for children
      3 So, after Abram 1had lived ten years in the land of Canaan, Sarai, Abram's wife, took Hagar the Egyptian, her servant, and gave her to Abram her husband as a wife.

      References for Genesis 16:3

      4 And he went in to Hagar, and she conceived. And when she saw that she had conceived, 2she looked with contempt on her mistress.b

      References for Genesis 16:4

        • £ 16:4 - Hebrew her mistress was dishonorable in her eyes; similarly in verse 5