Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Laban said to him, “Surely you are my bone and my flesh.” And he stayed with him a month.

King James Version

And Laban said to him, Surely thou art my bone and my flesh. And he abode with him the space of a month.

Holman Bible

Laban said to him, “Yes, you are my own flesh and blood.”

After Jacob had stayed with him a month,

International Standard Version

Laban responded, "You certainly are my flesh and blood!" So Jacob stayed with him for about a month.

A Conservative Version

And Laban said to him, Surely thou are my bone and my flesh. And he abode with him the space of a month.

American Standard Version

And Laban said to him, Surely thou art my bone and my flesh. And he abode with him the space of a month.

Amplified

Then Laban said to him, “You are my bone and my flesh.” And Jacob stayed with him a month.

Bible in Basic English

And Laban said to him, Truly, you are my bone and my flesh. And he kept Jacob with him for the space of a month.

Darby Translation

And Laban said to him, Thou art indeed my bone and my flesh. And he abode with him a month's time.

Julia Smith Translation

And Laban will say to him, Surely my bone and my flesh art thou: and he will dwell with him a month of days.

King James 2000

And Laban said to him, Surely you are my bone and my flesh. And he abode with him the space of a month.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Laban said to him, "Surely you [are] my flesh and my bone!" And he stayed with him a month.

Modern King James verseion

And Laban said to him, Surely you are my bone and my flesh. And he stayed with him for a month.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And then Laban said, "Well, thou art my bone and my flesh. Abide with me the space of a month."

NET Bible

Then Laban said to him, "You are indeed my own flesh and blood." So Jacob stayed with him for a month.

New Heart English Bible

Laban said to him, Surely you are my bone and my flesh. He lived with him for a month.

The Emphasized Bible

And Laban said to him, Surely, my bone and my flesh, art thou. So he abode with him a month of days.

Webster

And Laban said to him, Surely thou art my bone and my flesh: and he abode with him the space of a month.

World English Bible

Laban said to him, "Surely you are my bone and my flesh." He lived with him for a month.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Laban saith to him, 'Only my bone and my flesh art thou;' and he dwelleth with him a month of days.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לבן 
Laban 
Usage: 55

thou art my bone
עצם 
`etsem 
Usage: 126

and my flesh
בּשׂר 
Basar 
Usage: 270

And he abode
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

with him the space
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

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Context Readings

Jacob Deceived

13 And it came to pass when Laban heard the tidings of Jacob his sister's son that he ran to meet him and embraced him and kissed him and brought him to his house. And he told Laban all these things. 14 Laban said to him, “Surely you are my bone and my flesh.” And he stayed with him a month. 15 And Laban said unto Jacob, Because thou art of my brethren, should thou therefore serve me for nothing? Tell me, what shall thy wages be?



Cross References

Genesis 2:23

And the man said, This is now bone of my bones and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called Woman because she was taken out of Man.

Judges 9:2

Speak, I pray you, in the ears of all the men of Shechem, What would seem better unto you, that seventy persons reign over you, all the sons of Jerubbaal; or that one reign over you? Remember also that I am your bone and your flesh.

2 Samuel 19:12-13

Ye are my brethren, ye are my bones and my flesh; why then are ye the last to bring back the king?

2 Samuel 5:1

Then all the tribes of Israel came unto David in Hebron and spoke, saying, Behold, we are thy bone and thy flesh.

Genesis 13:8

Then Abram said unto Lot, Let there be no strife, I pray thee, between me and thee and between my pastors and thine, for we are brethren.

Genesis 29:12

And Jacob told Rachel that he was of her father's brethren, and that he was Rebekah's son, and she ran and told her father.

Genesis 29:15

And Laban said unto Jacob, Because thou art of my brethren, should thou therefore serve me for nothing? Tell me, what shall thy wages be?

Micah 7:5

Do not believe in a friend, do not trust in a prince; from her that lies at thy side, take care, open not thy mouth.

Ephesians 5:30

For we are members of his body, of his flesh, and of his bones.

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