Add parallel Print Page Options

33 Then she conceived again and gave birth to a son and said, “Because the Lord heard that I am unloved, He has given me this son also.” So she named him Simeon (God hears). 34 She conceived again and gave birth to a son and said, “Now this time my husband will become attached to me [as a companion], for I have given him three sons.” Therefore he was named [a]Levi. 35 Again she conceived and gave birth to a [fourth] son, and she said, “Now I will praise the Lord.” So she named him [b]Judah; then [for a time] she stopped bearing [children].

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. Genesis 29:34 The exact meaning is uncertain, perhaps companion or attached or joined.
  2. Genesis 29:35 Possibly an abbreviation of “Praise YHWH.”

Bible Gateway Recommends

Amplified Holy Bible, hardcover
Amplified Holy Bible, hardcover
Retail: $29.99
Our Price: $17.99
Save: $12.00 (40%)
4.0 of 5.0 stars
Amplified Compact Holy Bible--soft leather-look, camel/burgundy
Amplified Compact Holy Bible--soft leather-look, camel/burgundy
Retail: $39.99
Our Price: $20.99
Save: $19.00 (48%)
4.0 of 5.0 stars
Amplified Large-Print Bible--bonded leather, burgundy
Amplified Large-Print Bible--bonded leather, burgundy
Retail: $69.99
Our Price: $41.99
Save: $28.00 (40%)
4.0 of 5.0 stars
Amplified Study Bible, Large Print, Imitation Leather, Brown
Amplified Study Bible, Large Print, Imitation Leather, Brown
Retail: $69.99
Our Price: $45.99
Save: $24.00 (34%)
4.0 of 5.0 stars
Amplified Study Bible, Hardcover
Amplified Study Bible, Hardcover
Retail: $44.99
Our Price: $28.99
Save: $16.00 (36%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars