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Genesis 29:20 NIV

20 So Jacob served seven years to get Rachel, but they seemed like only a few days to him because of his love for her.

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Study tools for Genesis 29:20

  • a 29:17 - Or "delicate"
  • b 29:32 - "Reuben" sounds like the Hebrew for "he has seen my misery" ; the name means "see, a son" .
  • c 29:33 - "Simeon" probably means "one who hears."
  • d 29:34 - "Levi" sounds like and may be derived from the Hebrew for "attached."
  • e 29:35 - "Judah" sounds like and may be derived from the Hebrew for "praise."