With her last breath—for she was dying—she named him Ben-oni, but his father called him Benjamin.
But Israel stretched out his right hand and put it on the head of Ephraim, the younger, and crossing his hands, put his left on Manasseh’s head, although Manasseh was the firstborn.
When Joseph saw that his father had placed his right hand on Ephraim’s head, he thought it was a mistake and took his father’s hand to move it from Ephraim’s head to Manasseh’s.
Joseph said to his father, “Not that way, my father! This one is the firstborn. Put your right hand on his head.”
Long life is in her right hand;
in her left, riches and honor.
When James, Cephas, and John, recognized as pillars, acknowledged the grace that had been given to me, they gave the right hand of fellowship to me and Barnabas, agreeing that we should go to the Gentiles and they to the circumcised.
He sent His glorious arm
to be at Moses’ right hand,
divided the waters before them
to obtain eternal fame for Himself,
For I, Yahweh your God,
hold your right hand
and say to you: Do not fear,
I will help you.
Yet I am always with You;
You hold my right hand.
The Lord says this to Cyrus, His anointed,
whose right hand I have grasped
to subdue nations before him,
to disarm kings,
to open the doors before him
and the gates will not be shut:
Then, taking him by the right hand he raised him up, and at once his feet and ankles became strong.
Then the angel that I had seen standing on the sea and on the land raised his right hand to heaven.