Parallel Verses

Amplified

And she gave him Bilhah her maid as a [secondary] wife, and Jacob had intercourse with her.

New American Standard Bible

So she gave him her maid Bilhah as a wife, and Jacob went in to her.

King James Version

And she gave him Bilhah her handmaid to wife: and Jacob went in unto her.

Holman Bible

So Rachel gave her slave Bilhah to Jacob as a wife, and he slept with her.

International Standard Version

So Rachel gave Jacob her woman servant Bilhah to be his wife, and Jacob had sex with her.

A Conservative Version

And she gave him Bilhah her handmaid to wife, and Jacob went in to her.

American Standard Version

And she gave him Bilhah her handmaid to wife: and Jacob went in unto her.

Bible in Basic English

So she gave him her servant Bilhah as a wife, and Jacob went in to her.

Darby Translation

And she gave him Bilhah her maidservant as wife, and Jacob went in to her.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And she gave him Bilhah her handmaid to wife; and Jacob went in unto her.

Julia Smith Translation

And she will give to him Bilhah her maid for a wife, and Jacob will go in to her.

King James 2000

And she gave him Bilhah her handmaid as his wife: and Jacob went in unto her.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then she gave him Bilhah, her female servant, as a wife, and Jacob went in to her

Modern King James verseion

And she gave him her slave woman Bilhah to wife. And Jacob went in to her.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And she gave him Bilhah her handmaid to wife. And Jacob went in unto her:

NET Bible

So Rachel gave him her servant Bilhah as a wife, and Jacob had marital relations with her.

New Heart English Bible

She gave him Bilhah her handmaid as wife, and Jacob went in to her.

The Emphasized Bible

And she gave him Bilhah her handmaid, to wife, - and Jacob went in unto her;

Webster

And she gave him Bilhah, her handmaid, for a wife: and Jacob went in to her.

World English Bible

She gave him Bilhah her handmaid as wife, and Jacob went in to her.

Youngs Literal Translation

and she giveth to him Bilhah her maid-servant for a wife, and Jacob goeth in unto her;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

בּלהה 
Bilhah 
Usage: 11

to wife
נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

and Jacob
יעקב 
Ya`aqob 
Usage: 349

went in

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

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Context Readings

Jacob's Children

3 And she said, See here, take my maid Bilhah and have intercourse with her; and [when the baby comes] she shall deliver it upon my knees, that I by her may also have children. 4 And she gave him Bilhah her maid as a [secondary] wife, and Jacob had intercourse with her. 5 And Bilhah became pregnant and bore Jacob a son.



Cross References

Genesis 16:3-4

So Sarai, Abram's wife, took Hagar her Egyptian maid, after Abram had dwelt ten years in the land of Canaan, and gave her to her husband Abram to be his [secondary] wife.

Genesis 21:10

Therefore she said to Abraham, Cast out this bondwoman and her son, for the son of this bondwoman shall not be an heir with my son Isaac.

Genesis 22:24

And his concubine, whose name was Reumah, bore Tebah, Gaham, Tahash, and Maacah.

Genesis 25:1

Abraham took another wife, and her name was Keturah.

Genesis 25:6

But to the sons of his concubines [Hagar and Keturah] Abraham gave gifts, and while he was still living he sent them to the east country, away from Isaac his son [of promise].

Genesis 33:2

And he put the maids and their children in front, Leah and her children after them, and Rachel and Joseph last of all.

Genesis 35:22

When Israel dwelt there, Reuben [his eldest son] went and lay with Bilhah his father's concubine; and Israel heard about it. Now Jacob's sons were twelve.

2 Samuel 12:11

Thus says the Lord, Behold, I will raise up evil against you out of your own house; and I will take your wives before your eyes and give them to your neighbor, and he shall lie with your wives in the sight of this sun.

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