Genesis 30:9-13 New International Version

9  When Leah saw that she had stopped having children, she took her servant Zilpah and gave her to Jacob as a wife. 10  Leah's servant Zilpah bore Jacob a son. 11  Then Leah said, "What good fortune!"[1] So she named him Gad.[2] 12  Leah's servant Zilpah bore Jacob a second son. 13  Then Leah said, "How happy I am! The women will call me happy." So she named him Asher.[3]


[1] 30:11 Or ""A troop is coming!""

[2] 30:11 "Gad" can mean "good fortune" or "a troop."

[3] 30:13 "Asher" means "happy."

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