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Genesis 35:19 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And Rachel died, and was buried in the way to Ephrath (the same is Beth-lehem).
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And Rachel died, and was buried in the way to Ephrath, which [is] Bethlehem.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— So Rachel died and was buried on the way to Ephrath (that is, Bethlehem).
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And Rachel died, and was buried in the way to Ephrath, which [is] Beth-lehem.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And Rachel died, and was buried on the way to Ephrath, which [is] Bethlehem.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— So Rachel died,—and was buried on the way to Ephrath, the same, is Bethlehem.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and Rachel dieth, and is buried in the way to Ephratha, which [is] Bethlehem,
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— So Rachel died, and was buried in the highway that leadeth to Ephrata, this is Bethlehem.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And Rachel died, and was buried in the way to Ephrath, which [is] Bethlehem.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— So Rachel died, and was buried in the way of the course of Ephrath{gr.Ephratha}, this is Bethlehem{gr.Bethleem}.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— And Rachel died, and was buried in the way to Efrath, which [is] Beth Lachem.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And Rl רָחֵל 7354
{7354} Prime
The same as H7353; Rachel, a wife of Jacob.
died, 4191
{4191} Prime
A primitive root; to die (literally or figuratively); causatively to kill.
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
and was buried 6912
{6912} Prime
A primitive root; to inter.
<8735> Grammar
Stem - Niphal (See H8833)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 1602
in the way 1870
{1870} Prime
From H1869; a road (as trodden); figuratively a course of life or mode of action, often adverbially.
to Efr אֶפרָת, 672
{0672} Prime
From H6509; fruitfulness; Ephrath, another name for Bethlehem; once used in Psalms 132:6 perhaps for Ephraim; also of an Israelitish woman.
which x1931
(1931) Complement
The second form is the feminine beyond the Pentateuch; a primitive word, the third person pronoun singular, he (she or it); only expressed when emphatic or without a verb; also (intensively) self, or (especially with the article) the same; sometimes (as demonstrative) this or that; occasionally (instead of copula) as or are.
[is] B Lem בֵּית־לָחֶם. 1035
{1035} Prime
בֵּית לֶחֶם
Beyth Lechem
{bayth leh'-khem}
From H1004 and H3899; house of bread; Beth-Lechem, a place in Palestine.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Genesis 35:19

_ _ Ephrath, which is Beth-lehem — The one, the old name; the other, the later name, signifying “house of bread.”

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Genesis 35:16-20.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Rachel died:

Genesis 48:7 And as for me, when I came from Padan, Rachel died by me in the land of Canaan in the way, when yet [there was] but a little way to come unto Ephrath: and I buried her there in the way of Ephrath; the same [is] Bethlehem.


Joshua 19:15 And Kattath, and Nahallal, and Shimron, and Idalah, and Bethlehem: twelve cities with their villages.
Ruth 1:2 And the name of the man [was] Elimelech, and the name of his wife Naomi, and the name of his two sons Mahlon and Chilion, Ephrathites of Bethlehemjudah. And they came into the country of Moab, and continued there.
Ruth 4:11 And all the people that [were] in the gate, and the elders, said, [We are] witnesses. The LORD make the woman that is come into thine house like Rachel and like Leah, which two did build the house of Israel: and do thou worthily in Ephratah, and be famous in Bethlehem:
Micah 5:2 But thou, Bethlehem Ephratah, [though] thou be little among the thousands of Judah, [yet] out of thee shall he come forth unto me [that is] to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth [have been] from of old, from everlasting.
Micah 6:2 Hear ye, O mountains, the LORD'S controversy, and ye strong foundations of the earth: for the LORD hath a controversy with his people, and he will plead with Israel.
Matthew 2:1 Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem,
Matthew 2:6 And thou Bethlehem, [in] the land of Juda, art not the least among the princes of Juda: for out of thee shall come a Governor, that shall rule my people Israel.
Matthew 2:18 In Rama was there a voice heard, lamentation, and weeping, and great mourning, Rachel weeping [for] her children, and would not be comforted, because they are not.
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Gn 48:7. Jsh 19:15. Ru 1:2; 4:11. Mi 5:2; 6:2. Mt 2:1, 6, 18.

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