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Genesis 21:7 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And she said, Who would have said unto Abraham, that Sarah should give children suck? For I have borne him a son in his old age.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And she said, Who would have said unto Abraham, that Sarah should have given children suck? for I have born [him] a son in his old age.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— And she said, “Who would have said to Abraham that Sarah would nurse children? Yet I have borne him a son in his old age.”
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And she said, Who would have said to Abraham, that Sarah shall nurse children? for I have borne him a son in his old age.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And she said, Who would have said to Abraham, Sarah will suckle children? For I have borne [him] a son in his old age.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And she said—Who would have announced to Abraham, Sarah hath suckled children? yet have I borne a son, for his old age!
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— She saith also, 'Who hath said to Abraham, Sarah hath suckled sons, that I have born a son for his old age?'
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And again she said: Who would believe that Abraham should hear that Sara gave suck to a son, whom she bore to him in his old age?
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And she said, Who would haue said vnto Abraham, that Sarah should haue giuen children sucke? for I haue borne [him] a sonne in his old age.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And she said, Who shall say to Abraham{gr.Abraam} that Sarah{gr.Sarrha} suckles a child? for I have born a child in my old age.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— And she said, Who would have said unto Avraham, that Sarah should have given children suck? for I have born [him] a son in his old age.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And she said, 559
{0559} Prime
אָמַר
'amar
{aw-mar'}
A primitive root; to say (used with great latitude).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
Who x4310
(4310) Complement
מִי
miy
{me}
An interrogitive pronoun of persons, as H4100 is of things, who? (occasionally, by a peculiar idiom, of things); also (indefinitely) whoever; often used in oblique construction with prefix or suffix.
would have said 4448
{4448} Prime
מָלַל
malal
{maw-lal'}
A primitive root; to speak (mostly poetical) or say.
z8765
<8765> Grammar
Stem - Piel (See H8840)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 2121
unto ŽAvrähäm אַברָהָם, 85
{0085} Prime
אַבְרָהָם
'Abraham
{ab-raw-hawm'}
Contracted from H0001 and an unused root (probably meaning to be populous); father of a multitude; Abraham, the later name of Abram.
that §ärà שָׂרָה 8283
{8283} Prime
שָׂרָה
Sarah
{saw-raw'}
The same as H8282; Sarah, Abraham's wife.
should have given children y1121
[1121] Standard
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.).
suck? 3243
{3243} Prime
ינק
yanaq
{yaw-nak'}
A primitive root; to suck; causatively to give milk.
z8689
<8689> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 2675
x1121
(1121) Complement
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.).
for x3588
(3588) Complement
כִּי
kiy
{kee}
A primitive particle (the full form of the prepositional prefix) indicating causal relations of all kinds, antecedent or consequent; (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjugation or adverb; often largely modified by other particles annexed.
I have born 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.
z8804
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
[him] 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.).
in his old age. 2208
{2208} Prime
זָקוּן
zaqun
{zaw-koon'}
Properly passive participle of H2204 (used only in the plural as a noun); old age.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Genesis 21:1-8.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Genesis 21:7

And she said, (b) Who would have said unto Abraham, that Sarah should have given children suck? for I have born [him] a son in his old age.

(b) She accuses herself of ingratitude, that she did not believe the angel.

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Who:

Numbers 23:23 Surely [there is] no enchantment against Jacob, neither [is there] any divination against Israel: according to this time it shall be said of Jacob and of Israel, What hath God wrought!
Deuteronomy 4:32-34 For ask now of the days that are past, which were before thee, since the day that God created man upon the earth, and [ask] from the one side of heaven unto the other, whether there hath been [any such thing] as this great thing [is], or hath been heard like it? ... Or hath God assayed to go [and] take him a nation from the midst of [another] nation, by temptations, by signs, and by wonders, and by war, and by a mighty hand, and by a stretched out arm, and by great terrors, according to all that the LORD your God did for you in Egypt before your eyes?
Psalms 86:8 Among the gods [there is] none like unto thee, O Lord; neither [are there any works] like unto thy works.
Psalms 86:10 For thou [art] great, and doest wondrous things: thou [art] God alone.
Isaiah 49:21 Then shalt thou say in thine heart, Who hath begotten me these, seeing I have lost my children, and am desolate, a captive, and removing to and fro? and who hath brought up these? Behold, I was left alone; these, where [had] they [been]?
Isaiah 66:8 Who hath heard such a thing? who hath seen such things? Shall the earth be made to bring forth in one day? [or] shall a nation be born at once? for as soon as Zion travailed, she brought forth her children.
Ephesians 3:10 To the intent that now unto the principalities and powers in heavenly [places] might be known by the church the manifold wisdom of God,
2 Thessalonians 1:10 When he shall come to be glorified in his saints, and to be admired in all them that believe (because our testimony among you was believed) in that day.

for I:

Genesis 18:11-12 Now Abraham and Sarah [were] old [and] well stricken in age; [and] it ceased to be with Sarah after the manner of women. ... Therefore Sarah laughed within herself, saying, After I am waxed old shall I have pleasure, my lord being old also?
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Gn 18:11. Nu 23:23. Dt 4:32. Ps 86:8, 10. Is 49:21; 66:8. Ep 3:10. 2Th 1:10.

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