Parallel Verses

New Heart English Bible

Jacob boiled stew. Esau came in from the field, and he was famished.

New American Standard Bible

When Jacob had cooked stew, Esau came in from the field and he was famished;

King James Version

And Jacob sod pottage: and Esau came from the field, and he was faint:

Holman Bible

Once when Jacob was cooking a stew, Esau came in from the field exhausted.

International Standard Version

One day, while Jacob was cooking some stew, Esau happened to come in from being outdoors, and he was feeling famished.

A Conservative Version

And Jacob boiled pottage. And Esau came in from the field, and he was faint.

American Standard Version

And Jacob boiled pottage. And Esau came in from the field, and he was faint.

Amplified

Jacob had cooked [reddish-brown lentil] stew [one day], when Esau came from the field and was famished;

Bible in Basic English

And one day Jacob was cooking some soup when Esau came in from the fields in great need of food;

Darby Translation

And Jacob had cooked a dish; and Esau came from the field, and he was faint.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jacob will boil a boiling, and Esau will come from the country, and he faint

King James 2000

And Jacob boiled pottage: and Esau came from the field, and he was faint:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Once Jacob cooked a thick stew, and Esau came in from the field, and he was exhausted.

Modern King James verseion

And Jacob boiled soup. And Esau came from the field, and he was faint.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Jacob sod pottage, and Esau came from the field and was fainty,

NET Bible

Now Jacob cooked some stew, and when Esau came in from the open fields, he was famished.

The Emphasized Bible

And Jacob had boiled pottage, - when Esau came in from the field, he, being famished.

Webster

And Jacob boiled pottage: and Esau came from the field, and he was faint.

World English Bible

Jacob boiled stew. Esau came in from the field, and he was famished.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jacob boileth pottage, and Esau cometh in from the field, and he is weary;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יעקב 
Ya`aqob 
Usage: 349

sod
זיד זוּד 
Zuwd 
Usage: 10

נזיד 
Naziyd 
Usage: 6

and Esau
עשׂו 
`Esav 
Usage: 97


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

from the field
שׂדי שׂדה 
Sadeh 
Usage: 333

References

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

Esau Sells His Birthright

28 Now Isaac loved Esau, because he ate his venison. Rebekah loved Jacob. 29 Jacob boiled stew. Esau came in from the field, and he was famished. 30 Esau said to Jacob, "Please feed me with that same red stew, for I am famished." Therefore his name was called Edom.



Cross References

Judges 8:4-5

Gideon came to the Jordan, and passed over, he, and the three hundred men who were with him, exhausted, yet pursuing.

1 Samuel 14:28

Then one of the people answered, and said, "Your father directly commanded the people with an oath, saying, 'Cursed is the man who eats food this day.'" The people were faint.

1 Samuel 14:31

They struck of the Philistines that day from Michmash to Aijalon. The people were very faint;

Proverbs 13:25

The righteous one eats to the satisfying of his soul, but the belly of the wicked goes hungry.

Isaiah 40:30-31

Even the youths faint and get weary, and the young men utterly fall;

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain