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Genesis 4:25-26 English Standard Version (ESV)

25 And Adam knew his wife again, and she bore a son and called his name Seth, for she said, “God has appointed[a] for me another offspring instead of Abel, for Cain killed him.” 26 To Seth also a son was born, and he called his name Enosh. At that time people began to call upon the name of the Lord.

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 4:25 Seth sounds like the Hebrew for he appointed
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 4:25-26 New International Version (NIV)

25 Adam made love to his wife again, and she gave birth to a son and named him Seth,[a] saying, “God has granted me another child in place of Abel, since Cain killed him.” 26 Seth also had a son, and he named him Enosh.

At that time people began to call on[b] the name of the Lord.

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 4:25 Seth probably means granted.
  2. Genesis 4:26 Or to proclaim
New International Version (NIV)

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