Leah's eyes were weak, but Rachel was beautiful and well favored.
Alternate Versions of Genesis 29-17
- A Conservative Version: Genesis 29:17
- And Leah's eyes were weak, but Rachel was beautiful and well favored.
- American Standard Version: Genesis 29:17
- And Leah's eyes were tender. But Rachel was beautiful and well favored.
- Bible in Basic English: Genesis 29:17
- And Leah's eyes were clouded, but Rachel was fair in face and form.
- Darby English Bible: Genesis 29:17
- And the eyes of Leah were tender; but Rachel was of beautiful form and beautiful countenance.
- King James Version: Genesis 29:17
- Leah was tender eyed; but Rachel was beautiful and well favored.
- King James Version (UK): Genesis 29:17
- Leah was tender eyed; but Rachel was beautiful and well favoured.
- Webster's: Genesis 29:17
- Leah was tender-eyed, but Rachel was beautiful and well-favored.
- Youngs Literal Translation: Genesis 29:17
- and the eyes of Leah `are' tender, and Rachel hath been fair of form and fair of appearance.
Verses Related to Genesis 29-17
- Genesis 12:11
- It happened, when he was come near to enter into Egypt, that he said to Sarai his wife, "See now, I know that you are a beautiful woman to look on.
- Genesis 24:16
- The young lady was very beautiful to look at, a virgin, neither had any man known her. She went down to the spring, filled her pitcher, and came up.
- Genesis 30:25
- It happened, when Rachel had borne Joseph, that Jacob said to Laban, "Send me away, that I may go to my own place, and to my country.
- Genesis 35:16
- They traveled from Bethel. There was still some distance to come to Ephrath, and Rachel travailed. She had hard labor.
- Genesis 39:6
- He left all that he had in Joseph's hand. He didn't concern himself with anything, except for the food which he ate. Joseph was well-built and handsome.
- Esther 2:7
- He brought up Hadassah, who is, Esther, his uncle's daughter: for she had neither father nor mother, and the maiden was fair and beautiful; and when her father and mother were dead, Mordecai took her for his own daughter.
- Proverbs 31:30
- Charm is deceitful, and beauty is vain; But a woman who fears Yahweh, she shall be praised.