The Hebrew has the reading “she lifted up her voice and wept” in verse 16 of chapter 21. On the other hand, the Greek Septuagint (LXX) has “and the child cried aloud and wept” (referring to Ishmael) in verse 16 of chapter 21.
“A word spoken at the right time is like gold apples in silver settings.”—PROV. 25:11. Strengthen Your Marriage Do you want to continue in your marriage