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Genesis 16:2 NIV

2 so she said to Abram, “The LORD has kept me from having children. Go, sleep with my slave; perhaps I can build a family through her.” Abram agreed to what Sarai said.

References for Genesis 16:2

Study tools for Genesis 16:2

  • a 16:11 - "Ishmael" means "God hears."
  • b 16:12 - Or "live to the east" / "of"
  • c 16:13 - Or "seen the back of"
  • d 16:14 - "Beer Lahai Roi" means "well of the Living One who sees me."