King James Version
And Moses was content to dwell with the man: and he gave Moses Zipporah his daughter.
Darby Bible Translation
And Moses consented to remain with the man; and he gave Moses Zipporah his daughter.
World English Bible
Moses was content to dwell with the man. He gave Moses Zipporah, his daughter.
Young's Literal Translation
And Moses is willing to dwell with the man, and he giveth Zipporah his daughter to Moses,
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CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
And Moses was content to dwell with the man: and he gave Moses Zipporah his daughter.Exodus 2:21 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryThe Upbringing of Jewish Children
The tenderness of the bond which united Jewish parents to their children appears even in the multiplicity and pictorialness of the expressions by which the various stages of child-life are designated in the Hebrew. Besides such general words as "ben" and "bath"--"son" and "daughter"--we find no fewer than nine different terms, each depicting a fresh stage of life. The first of these simply designates the babe as the newly--"born"--the "jeled," or, in the feminine, "jaldah"--as in Exodus 2:3, 6, 8. …
Alfred Edersheim—Sketches of Jewish Social Life
The Secret of Its Greatness
Motives to Holy Mourning
Genealogy According to Luke.
Appendix xii. The Baptism of Proselytes
Appendix ii. Philo of Alexandria and Rabbinic Theology.
John the Baptist's Person and Preaching.
Then fled Moses at this saying, and was a stranger in the land of Madian, where he begat two sons.
And he said unto his daughters, And where is he? why is it that ye have left the man? call him, that he may eat bread.
And Moses went and returned to Jethro his father in law, and said unto him, Let me go, I pray thee, and return unto my brethren which are in Egypt, and see whether they be yet alive. And Jethro said to Moses, Go in peace.
Then Zipporah took a sharp stone, and cut off the foreskin of her son, and cast it at his feet, and said, Surely a bloody husband art thou to me.
Then Jethro, Moses' father in law, took Zipporah, Moses' wife, after he had sent her back,
And Miriam and Aaron spake against Moses because of the Ethiopian woman whom he had married: for he had married an Ethiopian woman.
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