New American Standard Bible
And Leah's eyes were weak, but Rachel was beautiful of form and face.
King James Bible
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.
Genesis 29:17 Parallel
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
Departure from Ireland. Death and Burial at Clairvaux.
It came about when he came near to Egypt, that he said to Sarai his wife, "See now, I know that you are a beautiful woman;
It came about when Abram came into Egypt, the Egyptians saw that the woman was very beautiful.
The girl was very beautiful, a virgin, and no man had had relations with her; and she went down to the spring and filled her jar and came up.
When the men of the place asked about his wife, he said, "She is my sister," for he was afraid to say, "my wife," thinking, "the men of the place might kill me on account of Rebekah, for she is beautiful."
Now Laban had two daughters; the name of the older was Leah, and the name of the younger was Rachel.
So Jacob went in to Rachel also, and indeed he loved Rachel more than Leah, and he served with Laban for another seven years.
So he left everything he owned in Joseph's charge; and with him there he did not concern himself with anything except the food which he ate. Now Joseph was handsome in form and appearance.
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