Genesis 29:31-35 ESV

Jacob's Children

31 When the LORD saw that Leah was 1hated, 2he opened her womb, but Rachel was barren.

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32 And Leah conceived and bore a son, and she called his name Reuben,a for she said, "Because the LORD 3has looked upon my affliction; for now my husband will love me."

References for Genesis 29:32

    • ß 29:32 - Reuben means See, a son
      33 She conceived again and bore a son, and said, "Because the LORD has heard that I am hated, he has given me this son also." And she called his name Simeon.b

      References for Genesis 29:33

        • à 29:33 - Simeon sounds like the Hebrew for heard
          34 Again she conceived and bore a son, and said, "Now this time my husband will be 4attached to me, because I have borne him three sons." Therefore his name was called Levi.c

          References for Genesis 29:34

            • á 29:34 - Levi sounds like the Hebrew for attached
              35 And she conceived again and bore a son, and said, "This time I will praise the LORD." Therefore she called his name 5Judah.d Then she ceased bearing.

              References for Genesis 29:35

                • â 29:35 - Judah sounds like the Hebrew for praise