Genesis 2:18-25 ESV

18 Then the LORD God said, "It is not good that the man should be alone; 1I will make him a helper fit fora him."

References for Genesis 2:18

    • m 2:18 - Or corresponding to; also verse 20
      19 2Now out of the ground the LORD God had formedb every beast of the field and every bird of the heavens and 3brought them to the man to see what he would call them. And whatever the man called every living creature, that was its name.

      References for Genesis 2:19

        • n 2:19 - Or And out of the ground the Lord God formed
          20 The man gave names to all livestock and to the birds of the heavens and to every beast of the field. But for Adamc there was not found a helper fit for him.

          References for Genesis 2:20

            • o 2:20 - Or the man
              21 So the LORD God caused a 4deep sleep to fall upon the man, and while he slept took one of his ribs and closed up its place with flesh.

              References for Genesis 2:21

              22 And the rib that the LORD God had taken from the man he maded into a woman and brought her to the man.

              References for Genesis 2:22

                • p 2:22 - Hebrew built
                  23 Then the man said, "This at last is 5bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called Woman, because she was 6taken out of Man."e

                  References for Genesis 2:23

                    • q 2:23 - The Hebrew words for woman (ishshah) and man (ish) sound alike
                      24 7Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and they shall become one flesh.

                      References for Genesis 2:24

                      25 And the man and his wife were both naked and were not ashamed.