New International Version
When he was placed outside, Pharaoh's daughter took him and brought him up as her own son.
King James Bible
And when he was cast out, Pharaoh's daughter took him up, and nourished him for her own son.
Darby Bible Translation
And when he was cast out, the daughter of Pharaoh took him up, and brought him up for herself [to be] for a son.
World English Bible
When he was thrown out, Pharaoh's daughter took him up, and reared him as her own son.
Young's Literal Translation
and he having been exposed, the daughter of Pharaoh took him up, and did rear him to herself for a son;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Moses - was exceeding fair - ΑϚειος τῳ Θεῳ, Was fair to God, i.e. was divinely beautiful. See the note on Exodus 2:2.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
'Behold, I see the heavens opened, and the Son of man standing on the right hand of God'--ACTS vii. 56. I. The vision of the Son of Man, or the abiding manhood of Jesus. Stephen's Greek name, and his belonging to the Hellenistic part of the Church, make it probable that he had never seen Jesus during His earthly life. If so, how beautiful that he should thus see and recognise Him! How significant, in any case, is it he should instinctively have taken on his lips that name, 'the Son of Man,' to designate …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
The Prayer of Stephen.
Whether Christ's Birth Should have Been Manifested by Means of the Angels and the Star?
Whether it is Fitting that Christ Should Sit at the Right Hand of God the Father?
Then Pharaoh's daughter went down to the Nile to bathe, and her attendants were walking along the riverbank. She saw the basket among the reeds and sent her female slave to get it.
When the child grew older, she took him to Pharaoh's daughter and he became her son. She named him Moses, saying, "I drew him out of the water."
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