King James Version
Leah was tender eyed; but Rachel was beautiful and well favoured.
Darby Bible Translation
And the eyes of Leah were tender; but Rachel was of beautiful form and beautiful countenance.
World English Bible
Leah's eyes were weak, but Rachel was beautiful in form and attractive.
Young's Literal Translation
and the eyes of Leah are tender, and Rachel hath been fair of form and fair of appearance.
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CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
Leah was tender eyed; but Rachel was beautiful and well favored.Genesis 29:17 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryJesus Works his First Miracle at Cana in Galilee.
^D John II. 1-11. ^d 1 And the third day [From the calling of Philip (John i. 43). The days enumerated in John's first two chapters constitute a week, and may perhaps be intended as a contrast to the last week of Christ's ministry ( John xii. 1). It took two days to journey from the Jordan to Cana] there was a marriage [In Palestine the marriage ceremony usually began at twilight. The feast after the marriage was at the home of the bridegroom, and was sometimes prolonged for several days (Gen. xxix. …
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel
Epistle v. To Theoctista, Sister of the Emperor.
Question of the Contemplative Life
And it came to pass, when he was come near to enter into Egypt, that he said unto Sarai his wife, Behold now, I know that thou art a fair woman to look upon:
And it came to pass, that, when Abram was come into Egypt, the Egyptians beheld the woman that she was very fair.
And the damsel was very fair to look upon, a virgin, neither had any man known her: and she went down to the well, and filled her pitcher, and came up.
And the men of the place asked him of his wife; and he said, She is my sister: for he feared to say, She is my wife; lest, said he, the men of the place should kill me for Rebekah; because she was fair to look upon.
And Laban had two daughters: the name of the elder was Leah, and the name of the younger was Rachel.
And he went in also unto Rachel, and he loved also Rachel more than Leah, and served with him yet seven other years.
And he left all that he had in Joseph's hand; and he knew not ought he had, save the bread which he did eat. And Joseph was a goodly person, and well favoured.
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