Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jacob saith unto Rebekah his mother, 'Lo, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I a smooth man,

New American Standard Bible

Jacob answered his mother Rebekah, “Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man and I am a smooth man.

King James Version

And Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man:

Holman Bible

Jacob answered Rebekah his mother, “Look, my brother Esau is a hairy man, but I am a man with smooth skin.

International Standard Version

"But look!" Jacob pointed out to his mother Rebekah, "My brother Esau is a hairy man, but I'm smooth skinned.

A Conservative Version

And Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.

American Standard Version

And Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.

Amplified

Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, “Listen, Esau my brother is a hairy man and I am a smooth [skinned] man.

Bible in Basic English

And Jacob said to Rebekah, his mother, But Esau my brother is covered with hair, while I am smooth:

Darby Translation

And Jacob said to Rebecca his mother, Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jacob will say to Rebekah his mother, Behold, Esau my brother a man of hair, and I a smooth man:

King James 2000

And Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Jacob said to his mother, "Behold, Esau my brother [is] a hairy man, but I [am] a smooth man.

Modern King James verseion

And Jacob said to his mother Rebekah, Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said Jacob to Rebekah his mother, "Behold, Esau my brother is rough and I am smooth.

NET Bible

"But Esau my brother is a hairy man," Jacob protested to his mother Rebekah, "and I have smooth skin!

New Heart English Bible

Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, "Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.

The Emphasized Bible

And Jacob said unto Rebekah his mother, Lo! Esau my brother, is a hairy man, whereas, I, am a smooth man:

Webster

And Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man:

World English Bible

Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, "Behold, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.

Interlinear

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

to Rebekah
רבקה 
Ribqah 
Usage: 30

אם 
'em 
Usage: 220

עשׂו 
`Esav 
Usage: 97

my brother
אח 
'ach 
Usage: 629

is a hairy
שׂער שׂעיר 
Sa`iyr 
Usage: 59

man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

and I am a smooth
חלק 
Chalaq 
Usage: 4

References

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

Jacob Steals Esau's Blessing

10 and thou hast taken in to thy father, and he hath eaten, so that his soul doth bless thee before his death. 11 And Jacob saith unto Rebekah his mother, 'Lo, Esau my brother is a hairy man, and I a smooth man, 12 it may be my father doth feel me, and I have been in his eyes as a deceiver, and have brought upon me disesteem, and not a blessing;'


Cross References

Genesis 25:25

and the first cometh out all red as a hairy robe, and they call his name Esau;

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