Genesis 30:12
New International Version
Leah’s servant Zilpah bore Jacob a second son.

New Living Translation
Then Zilpah gave Jacob a second son.

English Standard Version
Leah’s servant Zilpah bore Jacob a second son.

Berean Study Bible
When Leah’s servant Zilpah bore Jacob a second son,

King James Bible
And Zilpah Leah's maid bare Jacob a second son.

New King James Version
And Leah’s maid Zilpah bore Jacob a second son.

New American Standard Bible
And Leah’s slave Zilpah bore Jacob a second son.

NASB 1995
Leah’s maid Zilpah bore Jacob a second son.

NASB 1977
And Leah’s maid Zilpah bore Jacob a second son.

Amplified Bible
Zilpah, Leah’s maid, gave birth to a second son for Jacob.

Christian Standard Bible
When Leah’s slave Zilpah bore Jacob a second son,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When Leah’s slave Zilpah bore Jacob a second son,

American Standard Version
And Zilpah Leah's handmaid bare Jacob a second son.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Zelpha the Handmaid of Leah bore a second son to Yaquuv.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Zelpha the maid of Lea conceived yet again, and bore Jacob a second son.

Contemporary English Version
When they had another son,

Douay-Rheims Bible
Zelpha also bore another.

English Revised Version
And Zilpah Leah's handmaid bare Jacob a second son.

Good News Translation
Zilpah bore Jacob another son,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Leah's slave Zilpah gave birth to her second son for Jacob.

International Standard Version
Later, Leah's servant Zilpah bore a second son for Jacob.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Zilpah Leah's handmaid bore Jacob a second son.

Literal Standard Version
And Zilpah, Leah’s maidservant, bears a second son to Jacob,

NET Bible
Then Leah's servant Zilpah gave Jacob another son.

New Heart English Bible
Zilpah, Leah's servant, bore Jacob a second son.

World English Bible
Zilpah, Leah's handmaid, bore Jacob a second son.

Young's Literal Translation
And Zilpah, Leah's maid-servant, beareth a second son to Jacob,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Gad and Asher
11Then Leah said, “How fortunate!” So she named him Gad. 12When Leah’s servant Zilpah bore Jacob a second son, 13Leah said, “How happy I am! For the women call me happy.” So she named him Asher.…

Cross References
Genesis 30:11
Then Leah said, "How fortunate!" So she named him Gad.

Genesis 30:13
Leah said, "How happy I am! For the women call me happy." So she named him Asher.


Treasury of Scripture

And Zilpah Leah's maid bore Jacob a second son.









Verses 12, 13. - And Zilpah, Leah's maid, bare Jacob a second son. And Leah said, Happy am I, - literally, in my happiness, so am I ('Speaker's Commentary'); or, for or to my happiness (Keil, Kalisch ) - for the daughters will call me blessed (or, happy): and she called his name Asher - i.e. Happy.

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Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
When Leah’s
לֵאָ֔ה (lê·’āh)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 3812: Leah -- 'weary', a wife of Jacob

servant
שִׁפְחַ֣ת (šip̄·ḥaṯ)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 8198: Maid, maidservant

Zilpah
זִלְפָּה֙ (zil·pāh)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 2153: Zilpah -- one of Jacob's wives

bore
וַתֵּ֗לֶד (wat·tê·leḏ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's 3205: To bear young, to beget, medically, to act as midwife, to show lineage

Jacob
לְיַעֲקֹֽב׃ (lə·ya·‘ă·qōḇ)
Preposition-l | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3290: Jacob -- a son of Isaac, also his desc

a second
שֵׁנִ֖י (šê·nî)
Number - ordinal masculine singular
Strong's 8145: Second (an ordinal number)

son,
בֵּ֥ן (bên)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1121: A son


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