New International Version
Then Rachel said, "God has vindicated me; he has listened to my plea and given me a son." Because of this she named him Dan.
King James Bible
And Rachel said, God hath judged me, and hath also heard my voice, and hath given me a son: therefore called she his name Dan.
Darby Bible Translation
And Rachel said, God has done me justice, and has also heard my voice, and given me a son; therefore she called his name Dan.
World English Bible
Rachel said, "God has judged me, and has also heard my voice, and has given me a son." Therefore called she his name Dan.
Young's Literal Translation
and Rachel saith, 'God hath decided for me, and also hath hearkened to my voice, and giveth to me a son;' therefore hath she called his name Dan.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Called she his name Dan - Because she found God had judged for her, and decided she should have a son by her handmaid; hence she called his name דן dan, judging.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Dan. that is, Judging.
LibraryMeditations for Household Piety.
1. If thou be called to the government of a family, thou must not hold it sufficient to serve God and live uprightly in thy own person, unless thou cause all under thy charge to do the same with thee. For the performance of this duty God was so well pleased with Abraham, that he would not hide from him his counsel: "For," saith God, "I know him that he will command his sons and his household after him that they keep the way of the Lord, to do righteousness and judgment, that the Lord may bring upon …
Lewis Bayly—The Practice of Piety
and she became pregnant and bore him a son.
Rachel's servant Bilhah conceived again and bore Jacob a second son.
"Dan will provide justice for his people as one of the tribes of Israel.
From the descendants of Dan: All the men twenty years old or more who were able to serve in the army were listed by name, according to the records of their clans and families.
Vindicate me in your righteousness, LORD my God; do not let them gloat over me.
Vindicate me, my God, and plead my cause against an unfaithful nation. Rescue me from those who are deceitful and wicked.
LORD, you have seen the wrong done to me. Uphold my cause!
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