Just before she died, Rachel called her son's name Ben-oni, but his father Jacob named him Benjamin.
But Israel stretched out his right hand, laying it on Ephraim's head (he was the younger son) and laying his left hand on Manasseh's head (even though Manasseh was the firstborn).
But Joseph observed that his father had laid his right hand on Ephraim's head. That displeased him, so he grabbed his father's hand and started to move it from Ephraim's head to Manasseh's head.
"No, father, this one is the firstborn. Place your right hand on his head."
Song of Solomon 2:6
I wish that his left hand were under my head, and that his right hand were embracing me!
Long life is in her right hand, and in her left are riches and honor.
So when James, Cephas, and John (who were reputed to be leaders) recognized the grace that had been given me, they gave Barnabas and me the right hand of fellowship, agreeing that we should go to the gentiles and they to the circumcised.
and who made his glorious arm march at Moses' right hand, who divided the waters in front of them to win an everlasting name,
"For I am the LORD your God, who takes hold of your right hand, who says to you, "Don't be afraid. I'll help you.
But now I am always with you, for you keep holding my right hand.
This is what the LORD says to his anointed, Cyrus, whose right hand I have grasped to subdue nations before him, as I strip kings of their armor, to open doors before him and gates that cannot keep closed:
Then Peter took hold of his right hand and began to help him up. Immediately his feet and ankles became strong,
Then the angel whom I saw standing on the sea and on the land raised his right hand to heaven.