And the woman bore a son, and called his name Samson; and the boy grew, and the LORD blessed him.
would ye wait on that account till they were grown? Would ye stay on that account from having husbands? No, my daughters, for I am in much more bitterness than you; for the hand of Jehovah is gone out against me.
And Judah said to Tamar his daughter-in-law, Remain a widow in thy father's house, until Shelah my son is grown; for he said, Lest he die also, as his brethren. And Tamar went and remained in her father's house.
And she put the garments of her widowhood off from her, and covered herself with a veil, and wrapped herself, and sat in the entry of Enaim, which is on the way to Timnah; for she saw that Shelah was grown, and she was not given to him as wife.
For he shall grow up before him as a tender sapling, and as a root out of dry ground: he hath no form nor lordliness, and when we see him, there is no beauty that we should desire him.
I caused thee to multiply, as the bud of the field; and thou didst increase and grow great, and thou camest to fulness of beauty; thy breasts were fashioned, and thy hair grew: but thou wast naked and bare.
Their young ones become strong, they grow up in the open field, they go forth, and return not unto them.
And out of one of them came forth a little horn, which became exceeding great, toward the south, and toward the east, and toward the beauty of the earth.
And God was with the lad, and he grew; and he dwelt in the wilderness, and became an archer.
1 Samuel 2:21
So Jehovah visited Hannah, and she conceived, and bore three sons and two daughters. And the boy Samuel grew before Jehovah.
1 Samuel 2:26
And the boy Samuel grew on, and was in favour both with Jehovah and also with men.
1 Samuel 3:19
And Samuel grew, and Jehovah was with him, and let none of his words fall to the ground.
And the child grew and was strengthened in spirit; and he was in the deserts until the day of his shewing to Israel.
And the child grew and waxed strong in spirit, filled with wisdom, and God's grace was upon him.
And Jesus advanced in wisdom and stature, and in favour with God and men.