Genesis 34:3

“And his soul clave unto Dinah the daughter of Jacob, and he loved the damsel, and spake kindly unto the damsel.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Genesis 34:3

And his soule claue vnto Dinah the daughter of Iacob, and hee loued the damsell, and spake kindly vnto the damsell.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He was deeply attracted to Dinah the daughter of Jacob, and he loved the girl and spoke tenderly to her.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And his soul clave unto Dinah the daughter of Jacob, and he loved the damsel, and spake kindly unto the damsel.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then his heart went out in love to Dinah, the daughter of Jacob, and he said comforting words to her.
- Basic English Bible

And his soul fastened on Dinah the daughter of Jacob, and he loved the maiden, and spoke consolingly to the maiden.
- Darby Bible

And his soul cleaved to Dinah the daughter of Jacob, and he loved the damsel, and spoke kindly to the damsel.
- Webster's Bible

His soul joined to Dinah, the daughter of Jacob, and he loved the young lady, and spoke kindly to the young lady.
- World English Bible

and his soul cleaveth to Dinah, daughter of Jacob, and he loveth the young person, and speaketh unto the heart of the young person.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And his soul did cleave unto Dinah the daughter of Jacob, and he loved the damsel, and spoke comfortingly unto the damsel.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Genesis 34:3

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 34:3


34:1 Dinah was then about fifteen or sixteen years of age when she went out to see the daughters of the land - Probably on some public day. She went to see; yet that was not all, she went to be seen too: she went to see the daughters of the land, but it may be with some thoughts of the sons of the land too.


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