Genesis 19:38
New International Version
The younger daughter also had a son, and she named him Ben-Ammi; he is the father of the Ammonites of today.

New Living Translation
When the younger daughter gave birth to a son, she named him Ben-ammi. He became the ancestor of the nation now known as the Ammonites.

English Standard Version
The younger also bore a son and called his name Ben-ammi. He is the father of the Ammonites to this day.

Berean Study Bible
The younger daughter also gave birth to a son, and she named him Ben-ammi. He is the father of the Ammonites of today.

New American Standard Bible
As for the younger, she also bore a son, and called his name Ben-ammi; he is the father of the sons of Ammon to this day.

King James Bible
And the younger, she also bare a son, and called his name Benammi: the same is the father of the children of Ammon unto this day.

Christian Standard Bible
The younger also gave birth to a son, and she named him Ben-ammi. He is the father of the Ammonites of today.

Contemporary English Version
The younger daughter named her son Benammi, and he is the ancestor of the Ammonites.

Good News Translation
The younger daughter also had a son, whom she named Benammi. He was the ancestor of the present-day Ammonites.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The younger also gave birth to a son, and she named him Ben-ammi. He is the father of the Ammonites of today.

International Standard Version
The younger daughter also gave birth to a son and named him Ben-ammi, and he is the ancestor of the Ammonites to this day.

NET Bible
The younger daughter also gave birth to a son and named him Ben-Ammi. He is the ancestor of the Ammonites of today.

New Heart English Bible
The younger also bore a son, and called his name Ben Ammi. He is the father of the children of Ammon to this day.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The younger daughter also gave birth to a son and named him Ben Ammi. He is the ancestor of the Ammonites of today.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the younger, she also bore a son, and called his name Ben-ammi--the same is the father of the children of Ammon unto this day.

New American Standard 1977
And as for the younger, she also bore a son, and called his name Ben-ammi; he is the father of the sons of Ammon to this day.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And the younger, she also bore a son and called his name Benammi; the same is the father of the sons of Ammon unto this day.

King James 2000 Bible
And the younger, she also bore a son, and called his name Benammi: the same is the father of the children of Ammon unto this day.

American King James Version
And the younger, she also bore a son, and called his name Benammi: the same is the father of the children of Ammon to this day.

American Standard Version
And the younger, she also bare a son, and called his name Ben-ammi: the same is the father of the children of Ammon unto this day.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the younger also bore a son, and called his name Amman, saying, The son of my family. This is the father of the Ammanites to this present day.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The younger also bore a son, and called his name Ammon, that is, the son of my people: he is the father of the Ammonites unto this day.

Darby Bible Translation
And the younger, she also bore a son, and called his name Ben-ammi; the same is the father of the children of Ammon to this day.

English Revised Version
And the younger, she also bare a son, and called his name Ben-ammi: the same is the father of the children of Ammon unto this day.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the younger, she also bore a son, and called his name Ben-ammi: the same is the father of the children of Ammon to this day.

World English Bible
The younger also bore a son, and called his name Ben Ammi. He is the father of the children of Ammon to this day.

Young's Literal Translation
as to the younger, she also hath born a son, and calleth his name Ben-Ammi: he is father of the Beni-Ammon unto this day.
Study Bible
Lot and His Daughters
37The older daughter gave birth to a son and named him Moab. He is the father of the Moabites of today. 38The younger daughter also gave birth to a son, and she named him Ben-ammi. He is the father of the Ammonites of today.
Cross References
Deuteronomy 2:19
But when you get close to the Ammonites, do not harass them or provoke them, for I will not give you any of the land of the Ammonites, because I have given it as a possession to the descendants of Lot.

Genesis 20:1
Now Abraham journeyed from there to the region of the Negev and settled between Kadesh and Shur. While he was staying in Gerar,

Treasury of Scripture

And the younger, she also bore a son, and called his name Benammi: the same is the father of the children of Ammon to this day.

Ben-ammi.

children.

Deuteronomy 2:9,19
And the LORD said unto me, Distress not the Moabites, neither contend with them in battle: for I will not give thee of their land for a possession; because I have given Ar unto the children of Lot for a possession…

Deuteronomy 23:3
An Ammonite or Moabite shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to their tenth generation shall they not enter into the congregation of the LORD for ever:

Judges 10:6-18
And the children of Israel did evil again in the sight of the LORD, and served Baalim, and Ashtaroth, and the gods of Syria, and the gods of Zidon, and the gods of Moab, and the gods of the children of Ammon, and the gods of the Philistines, and forsook the LORD, and served not him…







Lexicon
The younger [daughter]
וְהַצְּעִירָ֤ה (wə·haṣ·ṣə·‘î·rāh)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Adjective - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6810: Little, insignificant, young

also
גַם־ (ḡam-)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 1571: Assemblage, also, even, yea, though, both, and

gave birth to
יָ֣לְדָה (yā·lə·ḏāh)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3205: To bear young, to beget, medically, to act as midwife, to show lineage

a son,
בֵּ֔ן (bên)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son

and she named
וַתִּקְרָ֥א (wat·tiq·rā)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7121: To call, proclaim, read

him
שְׁמ֖וֹ (šə·mōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 8034: A name

Ben-ammi.
עַמִּ֑י (‘am·mî)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1151: Ben-ammi -- 'son of my people', a son of Lot

He
הִוא֙ (hî)
Pronoun - third person feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1931: He, self, the same, this, that, as, are

is the father
אֲבִ֥י (’ă·ḇî)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 1: Father

of the Ammonites
בְנֵֽי־ (ḇə·nê-)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son

of
עַד־ (‘aḏ-)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 5704: As far as, even to, up to, until, while

today.
הַיּֽוֹם׃ (hay·yō·wm)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3117: A day
Verse 38. - And the younger, she also bare a son, and called his name Ben-ammi. I.e. son of my people (LXX., Jerome, Augustine), meaning that her child was the offspring of her own kind and blood (Rosenmüller), or the son of her relative (Kalisch), or of an unmixed race ('Speaker's Commentary'). The same is the father of the children of Ammon - an unsettled people who occupied the territory between the Yabbok and the Arnon, from which they had ejected the Rephaims or Zamzummims (Deuteronomy 2:22), and in which they possessed a strong city, Rabbah (2 Samuel 40:1); in their habits more migratory and marauding than the Moabites (Isaiah 15, 16; Jeremiah 48.), and in their religion worshippers of Molech, "the abomination of the Ammonites" (1 Kings 11:7) - unto this day.



19:30-38 See the peril of security. Lot, who kept chaste in Sodom, and was a mourner for the wickedness of the place, and a witness against it, when in the mountain, alone, and, as he thought, out of the way of temptation, is shamefully overtaken. Let him that thinks he stands high, and stands firm, take heed lest he fall. See the peril of drunkenness; it is not only a great sin itself, but lets in many sins, which bring a lasting wound and dishonour. Many a man does that, when he is drunk, which, when he is sober, he could not think of without horror. See also the peril of temptation, even from relations and friends, whom we love and esteem, and expect kindness from. We must dread a snare, wherever we are, and be always upon our guard. No excuse can be made for the daughters, nor for Lot. Scarcely any account can be given of the affair but this, The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked: who can know it? From the silence of the Scripture concerning Lot henceforward, learn that drunkenness, as it makes men forgetful, so it makes them to be forgotten.
Jump to Previous
Ammi Ammon Ammonites Bare Ben Bore Born Children Daughter Today Younger
Jump to Next
Ammi Ammon Ammonites Bare Ben Bore Born Children Daughter Today Younger
Links
Genesis 19:38 NIV
Genesis 19:38 NLT
Genesis 19:38 ESV
Genesis 19:38 NASB
Genesis 19:38 KJV

Genesis 19:38 Bible Apps
Genesis 19:38 Biblia Paralela
Genesis 19:38 Chinese Bible
Genesis 19:38 French Bible
Genesis 19:38 German Bible

Alphabetical: a also Ammon Ammonites and As Ben-Ammi bore called daughter day father for had he him his is name named of she son sons The this to today younger

OT Law: Genesis 19:38 The younger also bore a son (Gen. Ge Gn) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools
Genesis 19:37
Top of Page
Top of Page