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33 Later, she conceived again, bore a son, and declared, “Because the Lord heard that I’m neglected, he gave me this one, too.” So she named him Simeon.[a]

34 Later, she conceived again and said, “This time my husband will become attached to me, now that I’ve borne him three sons.” So he named him Levi.[b]

35 Then she conceived yet again, bore a son, and said, “This time I’ll praise the Lord.” So she named him Judah.[c]

Then she stopped bearing children.

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  1. Genesis 29:33 The Heb. name Simeon means heard
  2. Genesis 29:34 The Heb. name Levi means joined
  3. Genesis 29:35 The Heb. name Judah means praise