New Living Translation
So Jacob agreed to work seven more years. A week after Jacob had married Leah, Laban gave him Rachel, too.
King James Bible
And Jacob did so, and fulfilled her week: and he gave him Rachel his daughter to wife also.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jacob did so, and fulfilled the week with this one, and he gave him Rachel his daughter to be his wife.
World English Bible
Jacob did so, and fulfilled her week. He gave him Rachel his daughter as wife.
Young's Literal Translation
And Jacob doth so, and fulfilleth the week of this one, and he giveth to him Rachel his daughter, to him for a wife;
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CommentaryGenesis 29:28 Parallel Commentaries
The Old Testament opens very impressively. In measured and dignified language it introduces the story of Israel's origin and settlement upon the land of Canaan (Gen.--Josh.) by the story of creation, i.-ii. 4a, and thus suggests, at the very beginning, the far-reaching purpose and the world-wide significance of the people and religion of Israel. The narrative has not travelled far till it becomes apparent that its dominant interests are to be religious and moral; for, after a pictorial sketch of …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
"But wait until the bridal week is over, then we'll give you Rachel, too--provided you promise to work another seven years for me."
(Laban gave Rachel a servant, Bilhah, to be her maid.)
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