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Exodus 2:1 LEB

The Birth and Early Life of Moses

1 And a man from the {family} of Levi went, and he took {a descendent of Levi}.

References for Exodus 2:1

    • a 2:1 - Literally "house"
    • b 2:1 - Literally "daughter of Levi"

      Study tools for Exodus 2:1

      • a 2:1 - Literally "house"
      • b 2:1 - Literally "daughter of Levi"
      • c 2:6 - Each instance of the implied "she" in verses 5 and 6 is the daughter of Pharaoh
      • d 2:11 - Literally "and he/it was"
      • e 2:11 - Literally "burdens" or "burdensome labor"
      • f 2:11 - Or "a Hebrew man from his brothers"
      • g 2:12 - Literally "and he saw that there was not a man"
      • h 2:14 - Literally "put you for a man, a commander" or "placed you for a man, a commander"
      • i 2:15 - Literally "the well"
      • j 2:16 - The Hebrew noun translated "flock" is used here and in verses 17 and 19 collectively for sheep or goats or a mix of the two
      • k 2:18 - Literally "why did you hasten coming"
      • l 2:20 - Literally "why this"
      • m 2:20 - Literally "call to [or "summon/invite"] him and he will eat bread"
      • n 2:22 - The word translated "alien" sounds like the first syllable in the name Gershom. The second syllable sounds like the word for "there"
      • o 2:23 - Literally "and he/it was"
      • p 2:23 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
      • q 2:25 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
      • r 2:25 - Or "and God knew"