Genesis 30:6-13 NIV

6 Then Rachel said, "God has vindicated me;1 he has listened to my plea and given me a son."2 Because of this she named him Dan.a3

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    • a 30:6 - "Dan" here means "he has vindicated."
      7 Rachel's servant Bilhah4 conceived again and bore Jacob a second son.

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          8 Then Rachel said, "I have had a great struggle with my sister, and I have won."5 So she named him Naphtali.b6

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            • b 30:8 - "Naphtali" means "my struggle."
              9 When Leah7 saw that she had stopped having children,8 she took her maidservant Zilpah9 and gave her to Jacob as a wife.10

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                  10 Leah's servant Zilpah11 bore Jacob a son.

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                  11 Then Leah said, "What good fortune!"c So she named him Gad.d12

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                    • c 30:11 - Or ""A troop is coming!""
                    • d 30:11 - "Gad" can mean "good fortune" or "a troop."
                      12 Leah's servant Zilpah bore Jacob a second son.
                      13 Then Leah said, "How happy I am! The women will call me13 happy."14 So she named him Asher.e15

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