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Genesis 17:21 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— But my covenant will I establish with Isaac, whom Sarah shall bear unto thee at this set time in the next year.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— But my covenant will I establish with Isaac, which Sarah shall bear unto thee at this set time in the next year.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “But My covenant I will establish with Isaac, whom Sarah will bear to you at this season next year.”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— But my covenant will I establish with Isaac, whom Sarah shall bear to thee at this set time in the next year.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— But my covenant will I establish with Isaac, whom Sarah shall bear to thee at this appointed time in the next year.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— But, my covenant, will I establish with Isaac,—whom Sarah shall bear, to thee, by this set time, in the next year.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and My covenant I establish with Isaac, whom Sarah doth bear to thee at this appointed time in the next year;'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— But my covenant I will establish with Isaac, whom Sara shall bring forth to thee at this time in the next year.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— But my couenant wil I establish with Isaac, which Sarah shall beare vnto thee, at this set time, in the next yeere.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— But I will establish my covenant with Isaac, whom Sarah{gr.Sarrha} shall bear to thee at this time, in the next year.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— But my covenant will I establish with Yitzchaq, which Sarah shall bear unto thee at this set time in the next year.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
But my covenant 1285
{1285} Prime
From H1262 (in the sense of cutting (like H1254)); a compact (because made by passing between pieces of flesh).
will I establish 6965
{6965} Prime
A primitive root; to rise (in various applications, literally, figuratively, intensively and causatively).
<8686> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 4046
with x854
(0854) Complement
Probably from H0579; properly nearness (used only as a preposition or adverb), near; hence generally with, by, at, among, etc.
Yixk יִצחָק, 3327
{3327} Prime
From H6711; laughter (that is, mockery); Jitschak (or Isaac), son of Abraham.
which x834
(0834) Complement
A primitive relative pronoun (of every gender and number); who, which, what, that; also (as adverb and conjunction) when, where, how, because, in order that, etc.
r שָׂרָה 8283
{8283} Prime
The same as H8282; Sarah, Abraham's wife.
shall bear 3205
{3205} Prime
A primitive root; to bear young; causatively to beget; medically to act as midwife; specifically to show lineage.
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
unto thee at this x2088
(2088) Complement
A primitive word; the masculine demonstrative pronoun, this or that.
set time 4150
{4150} Prime
From H3259; properly an appointment, that is, a fixed time or season; specifically a festival; conventionally a year; by implication, an assembly (as convened for a definite purpose); technically the congregation; by extension, the place of meeting; also a signal (as appointed beforehand).
in the next 312
{0312} Prime
From H0309; properly hinder; generally next, other, etc.
year. 8141
{8141} Prime
(The first form being in plural only, the second form being feminine); from H8138; a year (as a revolution of time).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Genesis 17:15-22.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Genesis 17:21

He names that child, Isaac — Laughter, because Abraham rejoiced in spirit when this son was promised him.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Genesis 21:10-12 Wherefore she said unto Abraham, Cast out this bondwoman and her son: for the son of this bondwoman shall not be heir with my son, [even] with Isaac. ... And God said unto Abraham, Let it not be grievous in thy sight because of the lad, and because of thy bondwoman; in all that Sarah hath said unto thee, hearken unto her voice; for in Isaac shall thy seed be called.
Genesis 26:2-5 And the LORD appeared unto him, and said, Go not down into Egypt; dwell in the land which I shall tell thee of: ... Because that Abraham obeyed my voice, and kept my charge, my commandments, my statutes, and my laws.
Genesis 46:1 And Israel took his journey with all that he had, and came to Beersheba, and offered sacrifices unto the God of his father Isaac.
Genesis 48:15 And he blessed Joseph, and said, God, before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac did walk, the God which fed me all my life long unto this day,
Exodus 2:24 And God heard their groaning, and God remembered his covenant with Abraham, with Isaac, and with Jacob.
Exodus 3:6 Moreover he said, I [am] the God of thy father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. And Moses hid his face; for he was afraid to look upon God.
Luke 1:55 As he spake to our fathers, to Abraham, and to his seed for ever.
Luke 1:72 To perform the mercy [promised] to our fathers, and to remember his holy covenant;
Romans 9:5-6 Whose [are] the fathers, and of whom as concerning the flesh Christ [came], who is over all, God blessed for ever. Amen. ... Not as though the word of God hath taken none effect. For they [are] not all Israel, which are of Israel:
Romans 9:9 For this [is] the word of promise, At this time will I come, and Sara shall have a son.
Galatians 3:29 And if ye [be] Christ's, then are ye Abraham's seed, and heirs according to the promise.
Hebrews 11:9 By faith he sojourned in the land of promise, as [in] a strange country, dwelling in tabernacles with Isaac and Jacob, the heirs with him of the same promise:


Genesis 18:10 And he said, I will certainly return unto thee according to the time of life; and, lo, Sarah thy wife shall have a son. And Sarah heard [it] in the tent door, which [was] behind him.
Genesis 21:2-3 For Sarah conceived, and bare Abraham a son in his old age, at the set time of which God had spoken to him. ... And Abraham called the name of his son that was born unto him, whom Sarah bare to him, Isaac.
Job 14:13 O that thou wouldest hide me in the grave, that thou wouldest keep me secret, until thy wrath be past, that thou wouldest appoint me a set time, and remember me!
Acts 1:7 And he said unto them, It is not for you to know the times or the seasons, which the Father hath put in his own power.
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Gn 18:10; 21:2, 10; 26:2; 46:1; 48:15. Ex 2:24; 3:6. Jb 14:13. Lk 1:55, 72. Ac 1:7. Ro 9:5, 9. Ga 3:29. He 11:9.

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