Genesis 2:22
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New International Version
Then the LORD God made a woman from the rib he had taken out of the man, and he brought her to the man.

New Living Translation
Then the LORD God made a woman from the rib, and he brought her to the man.

English Standard Version
And the rib that the LORD God had taken from the man he made into a woman and brought her to the man.

New American Standard Bible
The LORD God fashioned into a woman the rib which He had taken from the man, and brought her to the man.

King James Bible
And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, made he a woman, and brought her unto the man.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Then the LORD God made the rib He had taken from the man into a woman and brought her to the man.

International Standard Version
Then the LORD God formed the rib that he had taken from the man into a woman and brought her to the man.

NET Bible
Then the LORD God made a woman from the part he had taken out of the man, and he brought her to the man.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then the LORD God formed a woman from the rib that he had taken from the man. He brought her to the man.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from the man, made He a woman, and brought her unto the man.

New American Standard 1977
And the LORD God fashioned into a woman the rib which He had taken from the man, and brought her to the man.

Jubilee Bible 2000
and the LORD God built that which he had taken from the side of the man into a woman and brought her unto the man.

King James 2000 Bible
And from the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, made he a woman, and brought her unto the man.

American King James Version
And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, made he a woman, and brought her to the man.

American Standard Version
and the rib, which Jehovah God had taken from the man, made he a woman, and brought her unto the man.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the Lord God built the rib which he took from Adam into a woman: and brought her to Adam.

Darby Bible Translation
And Jehovah Elohim built the rib that he had taken from Man into a woman; and brought her to Man.

English Revised Version
and the rib, which the LORD God had taken from the man, made he a woman, and brought her unto the man.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, he made woman, and brought her to the man.

World English Bible
He made the rib, which Yahweh God had taken from the man, into a woman, and brought her to the man.

Young's Literal Translation
And Jehovah God buildeth up the rib which He hath taken out of the man into a woman, and bringeth her in unto the man;
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
2:18-25 Power over the creatures was given to man, and as a proof of this he named them all. It also shows his insight into the works of God. But though he was lord of the creatures, yet nothing in this world was a help meet for man. From God are all our helpers. If we rest in God, he will work all for good. God caused deep sleep to fall on Adam; while he knows no sin, God will take care that he shall feel no pain. God, as her Father, brought the woman to the man, as his second self, and a help meet for him. That wife, who is of God's making by special grace, and of God's bringing by special providence, is likely to prove a help meet for a man. See what need there is, both of prudence and prayer in the choice of this relation, which is so near and so lasting. That had need to be well done, which is to be done for life. Our first parents needed no clothes for covering against cold or heat, for neither could hurt them: they needed none for ornament. Thus easy, thus happy, was man in his state of innocency. How good was God to him! How many favours did he load him with! How easy were the laws given to him! Yet man, being in honour, understood not his own interest, but soon became as the beasts that perish.
Study Bible
The Creation of Woman
21So the LORD God caused a deep sleep to fall upon the man, and he slept; then He took one of his ribs and closed up the flesh at that place. 22The LORD God fashioned into a woman the rib which He had taken from the man, and brought her to the man. 23The man said, "This is now bone of my bones, And flesh of my flesh; She shall be called Woman, Because she was taken out of Man."…
Cross References
1 Corinthians 11:8
For man did not come from woman, but woman from man.

1 Corinthians 11:9
Neither was man created for woman, but woman for man.

1 Timothy 2:13
For Adam was formed first, and then Eve.
Treasury of Scripture

And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, made he a woman, and brought her to the man.

made. Heb. builded.

Psalm 127:1 Except the LORD build the house, they labor in vain that build it: …

1 Timothy 2:13 For Adam was first formed, then Eve.

brought.

Genesis 2:19 And out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast of the field, …

Proverbs 18:22 Whoever finds a wife finds a good thing, and obtains favor of the LORD.

Proverbs 19:14 House and riches are the inheritance of fathers: and a prudent wife …

Hebrews 13:4 Marriage is honorable in all, and the bed undefiled: but fornicators …

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