People With Apt Names

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Genesis 30:13

Leah said, “I am happy that the women call me happy,” so she named him Asher.

Genesis 30:6

Rachel said, “God has vindicated me; yes, He has heard me and given me a son,” and she named him Dan.

Genesis 25:30

He said to Jacob, “Let me eat some of that red stuff, because I’m exhausted.” That is why he was also named Edom.

Exodus 18:4

and the other Eliezer (because he had said, “The God of my father was my helper and delivered me from Pharaoh’s sword”).

Genesis 41:52

And the second son he named Ephraim, meaning, “God has made me fruitful in the land of my affliction.”

Genesis 30:11

Then Leah said, “What good fortune!” and she named him Gad.

Exodus 2:22

She gave birth to a son whom he named Gershom, for he said, “I have been a foreigner in a foreign land.”

Exodus 18:3

along with her two sons, one of whom was named Gershom (because Moses had said, “I have been a foreigner in a foreign land”)

1 Samuel 4:21

She named the boy Ichabod, saying, “The glory has departed from Israel,” referring to the capture of the ark of God and to the deaths of her father-in-law and her husband.

Genesis 16:15

So Hagar gave birth to Abram’s son, and Abram gave the name Ishmael to the son Hagar had.

Genesis 30:18

Leah said, “God has rewarded me for giving my slave to my husband,” and she named him Issachar.

Genesis 25:26

After this, his brother came out grasping Esau’s heel with his hand. So he was named Jacob. Isaac was 60 years old when they were born.

2 Samuel 12:25

and He sent a message through Nathan the prophet, who named him Jedidiah, because of the Lord.

Genesis 30:24

She named him Joseph: “May the Lord add another son to me.”

Genesis 29:35

And she conceived again, gave birth to a son, and said, “This time I will praise the Lord.” Therefore she named him Judah. Then Leah stopped having children.

Genesis 29:34

She conceived again, gave birth to a son, and said, “At last, my husband will become attached to me because I have borne three sons for him.” Therefore he was named Levi.

Genesis 41:51

Joseph named the firstborn Manasseh, meaning, “God has made me forget all my hardship in my father’s house.”

Ruth 1:20

“Don’t call me Naomi. Call me Mara,” she answered, “for the Almighty has made me very bitter.

Exodus 2:10

When the child grew older, she brought him to Pharaoh’s daughter, and he became her son. She named him Moses, “Because,” she said, “I drew him out of the water.”

1 Samuel 25:25

My lord should pay no attention to this worthless man Nabal, for he lives up to his name: His name is Nabal, and stupidity is all he knows. I, your servant, didn’t see my lord’s young men whom you sent.

Genesis 30:8

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

Genesis 5:29

And he named him Noah, saying, “This one will bring us relief from the agonizing labor of our hands, caused by the ground the Lord has cursed.”

Genesis 10:25

Eber had two sons. One was named Peleg, for during his days the earth was divided; his brother was named Joktan.

Genesis 38:29

But then he pulled his hand back, and his brother came out. Then she said, “You have broken out first!” So he was named Perez.

Genesis 29:32

Leah conceived, gave birth to a son, and named him Reuben, for she said, “The Lord has seen my affliction; surely my husband will love me now.”

1 Samuel 1:20

After some time, Hannah conceived and gave birth to a son. She named him Samuel, because she said, “I requested him from the Lord.”

Genesis 4:25

Adam was intimate with his wife again, and she gave birth to a son and named him Seth, for she said, “God has given me another child in place of Abel, since Cain killed him.”

Genesis 29:33

She conceived again, gave birth to a son, and said, “The Lord heard that I am unloved and has given me this son also.” So she named him Simeon.

Genesis 30:20

“God has given me a good gift,” Leah said. “This time my husband will honor me because I have borne six sons for him,” and she named him Zebulun.

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