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1 Samuel 1:20, NASB

It came about in due time, after Hannah had conceived, that she gave birth to a son; and she named him Samuel, saying, ``Because I have asked him of the LORD."

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1 Samuel 1:20

20 And in due time Hannah conceived and bore a son, and she called his name Samuel, for she said, “I have asked for him from the LORD.”1


[1] 1:20 Samuel sounds like the Hebrew for heard of God

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1 Samuel 1:20, KJV

20 Wherefore it came to pass, when the time was come about after Hannah had conceived, that she bare a son, and called his name Samuel, saying, Because I have asked him of the Lord.

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1 Samuel 1:20, NLT

20and in due time she gave birth to a son. She named him Samuel,*1:20 Samuel sounds like the Hebrew term for “asked of God” or “heard by God.” for she said, “I asked the Lord for him.”