New International Version
She named him Joseph, and said, "May the LORD add to me another son."
King James Bible
And she called his name Joseph; and said, The LORD shall add to me another son.
Darby Bible Translation
And she called his name Joseph; and said, Jehovah will add to me another son.
World English Bible
She named him Joseph, saying, "May Yahweh add another son to me."
Young's Literal Translation
and she calleth his name Joseph, saying, 'Jehovah is adding to me another son.'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
She called his name Joseph - יוסף Yoseph, adding, or he who adds; thereby prophetically declaring that God would add unto her another son, which was accomplished in the birth of Benjamin, Genesis 35:18.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Joseph. that is, Adding.
LibraryMeditations for Household Piety.
1. If thou be called to the government of a family, thou must not hold it sufficient to serve God and live uprightly in thy own person, unless thou cause all under thy charge to do the same with thee. For the performance of this duty God was so well pleased with Abraham, that he would not hide from him his counsel: "For," saith God, "I know him that he will command his sons and his household after him that they keep the way of the Lord, to do righteousness and judgment, that the Lord may bring upon …
Lewis Bayly—The Practice of Piety
And as she was having great difficulty in childbirth, the midwife said to her, "Don't despair, for you have another son."
After Rachel gave birth to Joseph, Jacob said to Laban, "Send me on my way so I can go back to my own homeland.
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