'Grew' in the Bible
And it happened, when Israel grew strong, they put the Canaanites to forced labor, but they never totally drove them out.
Moreover, that entire generation was gathered to their ancestors, and another generation grew up after them who did not know Yahweh or the work he had done for Israel.
Gilead's wife also bore for him sons; and the sons of [his] wife grew up and drove Jephthah away, and they said to him, "You will not inherit the house of our father because you [are] the son of another woman."
The woman bore a son, and she called him Samson; the boy grew big, and Yahweh blessed him.