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Holman Bible

Rachel said, “In my wrestlings with God, I have wrestled with my sister and won,” and she named him Naphtali.

New American Standard Bible

So Rachel said, “With mighty wrestlings I have wrestled with my sister, and I have indeed prevailed.” And she named him Naphtali.

King James Version

And Rachel said, With great wrestlings have I wrestled with my sister, and I have prevailed: and she called his name Naphtali.

International Standard Version

so Rachel said, "I've been through a mighty struggle with my sister and won." She named him Naphtali.

A Conservative Version

And Rachel said, With mighty wrestlings have I wrestled with my sister, and have prevailed. And she called his name Naphtali.

American Standard Version

And Rachel said, With mighty wrestlings have I wrestled with my sister, and have prevailed: and she called his name Naphtali.

Amplified

So Rachel said, “With mighty wrestlings [in prayer to God] I have struggled with my sister and have prevailed.” So she named him Naphtali (my wrestlings).

Bible in Basic English

And Rachel said, I have had a great fight with my sister, and I have overcome her: and she gave the child the name Naphtali.

Darby Translation

And Rachel said, Wrestlings of God have I wrestled with my sister, and have prevailed; and she called his name Naphtali.

Julia Smith Translation

And Rachel will say, The wrestlings of God I wrestled with my sister; also I was able. And she will call his name Naphtali.

King James 2000

And Rachel said, With great wrestlings have I wrestled with my sister, and I have prevailed: and she called his name Naphtali.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Rachel said, "I have struggled a mighty struggle with my sister and have prevailed." And she called his name Naphtali.

Modern King James verseion

And Rachel said, With the wrestlings of God I have wrestled with my sister, and I have prevailed. And she called his name Naphtali.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Rachel said, "God is turned, and I have made a change with my sister, and have gotten the upper hand." And she called his name Naphtali.

NET Bible

Then Rachel said, "I have fought a desperate struggle with my sister, but I have won." So she named him Naphtali.

New Heart English Bible

Rachel said, "With mighty wrestlings have I wrestled with my sister, and have prevailed." She named him Naphtali.

The Emphasized Bible

Then said Rachel With wrestlings of God, have I wrestled with my sister Yea I have prevailed. So she called his name, Naphtali.

Webster

And Rachel said, With great wrestlings have I wrestled with my sister, and I have prevailed: and she called his name Naphtali.

World English Bible

Rachel said, "With mighty wrestlings have I wrestled with my sister, and have prevailed." She named him Naphtali.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Rachel saith, 'With wrestlings of God I have wrestled with my sister, yea, I have prevailed;' and she calleth his name Napthali.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רחל 
Rachel 
Usage: 47

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

נפתּוּל 
Naphtuwl 
Usage: 1

פּתל 
Pathal 
Usage: 5

with my sister
אחות 
'achowth 
Usage: 114

and I have prevailed
יכול יכל 
Yakol 
Usage: 194

and she called
קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

References

Context Readings

Jacob's Children

7 Rachel’s slave Bilhah conceived again and bore Jacob a second son. 8 Rachel said, “In my wrestlings with God, I have wrestled with my sister and won,” and she named him Naphtali. 9 When Leah saw that she had stopped having children, she took her slave Zilpah and gave her to Jacob as a wife.



Cross References

Genesis 49:21

Naphtali is a doe set free
that bears beautiful fawns.

Matthew 4:13

He left Nazareth behind and went to live in Capernaum by the sea, in the region of Zebulun and Naphtali.

Genesis 23:6

“Listen to us, lord. You are God’s chosen one among us. Bury your dead in our finest burial place. None of us will withhold from you his burial place for burying your dead.”

Genesis 32:24-25

Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until daybreak.

Genesis 35:25

The sons of Rachel’s slave Bilhah
were Dan and Naphtali.

Genesis 46:24

Naphtali’s sons: Jahzeel, Guni, Jezer, and Shillem.

Exodus 9:28

Make an appeal to Yahweh. There has been enough of God’s thunder and hail. I will let you go; you don’t need to stay any longer.”

Deuteronomy 33:23

He said about Naphtali:

Naphtali, enjoying approval,
full of the Lord’s blessing,
take possession to the west and the south.

1 Samuel 14:15

Terror spread through the Philistine camp and the open fields to all the troops. Even the garrison and the raiding parties were terrified. The earth shook, and terror spread from God.

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