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Genesis 19:37 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And the first-born bare a son, and called his name Moab: the same is the father of the Moabites unto this day.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And the firstborn bare a son, and called his name Moab: the same [is] the father of the Moabites unto this day.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— The firstborn bore a son, and called his name Moab; he is the father of the Moabites to this day.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And the first-born bore a son, and called his name Moab: the same [is] the father of the Moabites to this day.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And the first-born bore a son, and called his name Moab: the same is the father of the Moabites to this day.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And the firstborn bare a son, and called his name Moab,—the same, is the father of Moab, unto this day.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and the first-born beareth a son, and calleth his name Moab; he [is] father of Moab unto this day;
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And the elder bore a son, and she called his name Moab: he is the father of the Moabites unto this day.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And the first borne bare a sonne, and called his name Moab: the same is the father of the Moabites vnto this day.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And the elder bore a son and called his name Moab, saying, [He is] of my father. This is the father of the Moabites to this present day.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— And the firstborn bare a son, and called his name Moav: the same [is] the father of the Moavim unto this day.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And the firstborn 1067
{1067} Prime
בְּכִירָה
bekiyrah
{bek-ee-raw'}
Feminine from H1069; the eldest daughter.
bare 3205
{3205} Prime
יָלַד
yalad
{yaw-lad'}
A primitive root; to bear young; causatively to beget; medically to act as midwife; specifically to show lineage.
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
a son, 1121
{1121} Prime
בֵּן
ben
{bane}
From H1129; a son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc., (like H0001, H0251, etc.).
and called 7121
{7121} Prime
קָרָא
qara'
{kaw-raw'}
A primitive root (rather identical with H7122 through the idea of accosting a person met); to call out to (that is, properly address by name, but used in a wide variety of applications).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
his name 8034
{8034} Prime
שֵׁם
shem
{shame}
A primitive word (perhaps rather from H7760 through the idea of definite and conspicuous position; compare H8064); an appellation, as a mark or memorial of individuality; by implication honor, authority, character.
Mv מוֹאָב: 4124
{4124} Prime
מוֹאָב
Mow'ab
{mo-awb'}
From a prolonged form of the prepositional prefix 'm-' and H0001; from (her (the mother's)) father; Moab, an incestuous son of Lot; also his territory and descendants.
the same 1931
{1931} Prime
הוּא
huw'
{hoo}
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] the father 1
{0001} Prime
אָב
'ab
{awb}
A primitive word; father in a literal and immediate, or figurative and remote application.
of the Mvm מוֹאָבִים 4124
{4124} Prime
מוֹאָב
Mow'ab
{mo-awb'}
From a prolonged form of the prepositional prefix 'm-' and H0001; from (her (the mother's)) father; Moab, an incestuous son of Lot; also his territory and descendants.
unto x5704
(5704) Complement
עַד
`ad
{ad}
Properly the same as H5703 (used as a preposition, adverb or conjugation; especially with a preposition); as far (or long, or much) as, whether of space (even unto) or time (during, while, until) or degree (equally with).
this day. 3117
{3117} Prime
יוֹם
yowm
{yome}
From an unused root meaning to be hot; a day (as the warm hours), whether literally (from sunrise to sunset, or from one sunset to the next), or figuratively (a space of time defined by an associated term), (often used adverbially).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

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John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Genesis 19:37

And the firstborn bare a son, and called his name Moab: the same [is] the father of the (s) Moabites unto this day.

(s) Who as they were born in most horrible incest, so were they and their posterity vile and wicked.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
am 2108, bc 1896

Moab:
This name is generally interpreted of the father; from mo, of, and av, a father.

Moabites:

Numbers 21:29 Woe to thee, Moab! thou art undone, O people of Chemosh: he hath given his sons that escaped, and his daughters, into captivity unto Sihon king of the Amorites.
Numbers 22:1-41 And the children of Israel set forward, and pitched in the plains of Moab on this side Jordan [by] Jericho. ... And it came to pass on the morrow, that Balak took Balaam, and brought him up into the high places of Baal, that thence he might see the utmost [part] of the people.
Numbers 24:1-25 And when Balaam saw that it pleased the LORD to bless Israel, he went not, as at other times, to seek for enchantments, but he set his face toward the wilderness. ... And Balaam rose up, and went and returned to his place: and Balak also went his way.
Deuteronomy 2:9 And the LORD said unto me, Distress not the Moabites, neither contend with them in battle: for I will not give thee of their land [for] a possession; because I have given Ar unto the children of Lot [for] a possession.
Deuteronomy 2:19 And [when] thou comest nigh over against the children of Ammon, distress them not, nor meddle with them: for I will not give thee of the land of the children of Ammon [any] possession; because I have given it unto the children of Lot [for] a possession.
Deuteronomy 23:3 An Ammonite or Moabite shall not enter into the congregation of the LORD; even to their tenth generation shall they not enter into the congregation of the LORD for ever:
Judges 3:1-31 Now these [are] the nations which the LORD left, to prove Israel by them, [even] as many [of Israel] as had not known all the wars of Canaan; ... And after him was Shamgar the son of Anath, which slew of the Philistines six hundred men with an ox goad: and he also delivered Israel.
Ruth 4:10 Moreover Ruth the Moabitess, the wife of Mahlon, have I purchased to be my wife, to raise up the name of the dead upon his inheritance, that the name of the dead be not cut off from among his brethren, and from the gate of his place: ye [are] witnesses this day.
2 Samuel 8:1-18 And after this it came to pass, that David smote the Philistines, and subdued them: and David took Methegammah out of the hand of the Philistines. ... And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada [was over] both the Cherethites and the Pelethites; and David's sons were chief rulers.
2 Kings 3:1-27 Now Jehoram the son of Ahab began to reign over Israel in Samaria the eighteenth year of Jehoshaphat king of Judah, and reigned twelve years. ... Then he took his eldest son that should have reigned in his stead, and offered him [for] a burnt offering upon the wall. And there was great indignation against Israel: and they departed from him, and returned to [their own] land.
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