18 Lift the boy up and take him by the hand, for I will make him into a great nation.”

Read Genesis 21:18 Using Other Translations

Arise, lift up the lad, and hold him in thine hand; for I will make him a great nation.
Up! Lift up the boy, and hold him fast with your hand, for I will make him into a great nation."
Go to him and comfort him, for I will make a great nation from his descendants.”