Genesis 16:10-12 New International Version

10  The angel added, "I will increase your descendants so much that they will be too numerous to count." 11  The angel of the Lord also said to her: "You are now pregnant and you will give birth to a son. You shall name him Ishmael,[1]for the Lord has heard of your misery. 12  He will be a wild donkey of a man; his hand will be against everyone and everyone's hand against him, and he will live in hostility toward[2] all his brothers."


[1] 16:11 "Ishmael" means "God hears."

[2] 16:12 Or "live to the east" / "of"

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