Genesis 2:22-24 NIV

22 Then the LORD God made a woman from the riba1 he had taken out of the man, and he brought her to the man.

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23 The man said, "This is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh;2 she shall be called3 'woman,b ' for she was taken out of man.4"

References for Genesis 2:23

    • k 2:23 - The Hebrew for "woman" sounds like the Hebrew for "man."
      24 For this reason a man will leave his father and mother and be united5 to his wife, and they will become one flesh.6

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