Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

but to Hannah he used to give a double portion, for he loved Hannah; but Jehovah had shut up her womb.

New American Standard Bible

but to Hannah he would give a double portion, for he loved Hannah, but the LORD had closed her womb.

King James Version

But unto Hannah he gave a worthy portion; for he loved Hannah: but the LORD had shut up her womb.

Holman Bible

But he gave a double portion to Hannah, for he loved her even though the Lord had kept her from conceiving.

International Standard Version

but he would give twice as much to Hannah because he loved her.

A Conservative Version

but to Hannah he gave a double portion, for he loved Hannah, but LORD had shut up her womb.

American Standard Version

but unto Hannah he gave a double portion; for he loved Hannah, but Jehovah had shut up her womb.

Amplified

But to Hannah he gave a double portion, for he loved Hannah, but the Lord had given her no children.

Bible in Basic English

But to Hannah he gave one part, though Hannah was very dear to him, but the Lord had not let her have children.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But unto Hannah he would give a worthy portion; for he loved Hannah, even though the LORD had shut up her womb.

Julia Smith Translation

And to Hannah he will give one portion more, for he loved Hannah; and Jehovah. shut up her womb.

King James 2000

But unto Hannah he gave a worthy portion; for he loved Hannah: but the LORD had shut up her womb.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But to Hannah he would give {a double portion}, because he loved Hannah, though Yahweh had closed her womb.

Modern King James verseion

But to Hannah he gave one double portion, for he loved Hannah. But Jehovah had shut up her womb.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But unto Hannah he gave a portion with a heavy cheer, for he loved her; nevertheless the LORD had made her barren.

NET Bible

But he would give a double portion to Hannah, because he especially loved her. Now the Lord had not enabled her to have children.

New Heart English Bible

but to Hannah he gave a double portion; for he loved Hannah, but the LORD had shut up her womb.

The Emphasized Bible

and, unto Hannah, used he to give one portion, - howbeit, Hannah, he loved, although, Yahweh, had restrained her from having children.

Webster

But to Hannah he gave a worthy portion; for he loved Hannah; but the LORD had rendered her barren.

World English Bible

but to Hannah he gave a double portion; for he loved Hannah, but Yahweh had shut up her womb.

Youngs Literal Translation

and to Hannah he giveth a certain portion -- double, for he hath loved Hannah, and Jehovah hath shut her womb;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
חנּה 
Channah 
Usage: 13

he gave
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

a
אחד 
'echad 
Usage: 432

מנה 
manah 
Usage: 11

for he loved
אהב אהב 
'ahab 
Usage: 212

חנּה 
Channah 
Usage: 13

but the Lord

Usage: 0

had shut up
סגר 
Cagar 
Usage: 93

References

Context Readings

The Family Of Elkanah

4 And it came to pass on the day that Elkanah sacrificed, he gave to Peninnah his wife and to all her sons and her daughters portions; 5 but to Hannah he used to give a double portion, for he loved Hannah; but Jehovah had shut up her womb. 6 And her adversary provoked her much also, to make her fret, because Jehovah had shut up her womb.


Cross References

Genesis 30:2

And Jacob's anger was kindled against Rachel, and he said, Am I in God's stead, who has withheld from thee the fruit of the womb?

Genesis 16:1

And Sarai Abram's wife did not bear him children. And she had an Egyptian maidservant; and her name was Hagar.

Genesis 20:18

For Jehovah had fast closed up all the wombs of the house of Abimelech because of Sarah Abraham's wife.

Genesis 29:30-31

And he went in also to Rachel; and he loved also Rachel more than Leah. And he served with him yet seven other years.

Genesis 43:34

And he had portions carried to them from before him. And Benjamin's portion was five times greater than the portions of them all. And they drank, and made merry with him.

Genesis 45:22

To each one of them all he gave changes of clothing; but to Benjamin he gave three hundred pieces of silver and five changes of clothing.

Deuteronomy 21:15

If a man have two wives, one beloved, and one hated, and they have borne him children, both the beloved and the hated, and the firstborn son be hers that was hated;

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