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Genesis 17:5 Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

Your name will no longer be Abram,[a] but your name will be Abraham,[b] for I will make you the father of many nations.

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 17:5 = The Father Is Exalted
  2. Genesis 17:5 = Father of a Multitude

Genesis 17:5 New Living Translation (NLT)

What’s more, I am changing your name. It will no longer be Abram. Instead, you will be called Abraham,[a] for you will be the father of many nations.

Footnotes:

  1. 17:5 Abram means “exalted father”; Abraham sounds like a Hebrew term that means “father of many.”
New Living Translation (NLT)

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Genesis 17:5 English Standard Version (ESV)

No longer shall your name be called Abram,[a] but your name shall be Abraham,[b] for I have made you the father of a multitude of nations.

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 17:5 Abram means exalted father
  2. Genesis 17:5 Abraham means father of a multitude
English Standard Version (ESV)

The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers.

Genesis 17:5 New International Version (NIV)

No longer will you be called Abram[a]; your name will be Abraham,[b] for I have made you a father of many nations.

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 17:5 Abram means exalted father.
  2. Genesis 17:5 Abraham probably means father of many.
New International Version (NIV)

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