Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

Deliver me, I pray You, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau. For I fear him, lest he come and strike me, from mother to sons.

New American Standard Bible

Deliver me, I pray, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau; for I fear him, that he will come and attack me and the mothers with the children.

King James Version

Deliver me, I pray thee, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau: for I fear him, lest he will come and smite me, and the mother with the children.

Holman Bible

Please rescue me from the hand of my brother Esau, for I am afraid of him; otherwise, he may come and attack me, the mothers, and their children.

International Standard Version

Deliver me from my brother Esau's control, because I'm terrified of him, and I'm afraid that he's coming to attack me, the mothers, and their children.

A Conservative Version

Deliver me, I pray thee, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau. For I fear him, lest he comes and smites me, the mother with the sons.

American Standard Version

Deliver me, I pray thee, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau: for I fear him, lest he come and smite me, the mother with the children.

Amplified

Save me, please, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau; for I fear him, that he will come and attack me and the mothers with the children.

Bible in Basic English

Be my saviour from the hand of Esau, my brother: for my fear is that he will make an attack on me, putting to death mother and child.

Darby Translation

Deliver me, I pray thee, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau; for I fear him, lest he come and smite me, and the mother with the children.

Julia Smith Translation

Take me away now from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau, for I am afraid of him, lest he shall come and smite me, the mother upon the sons.

King James 2000

Deliver me, I pray you, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau: for I fear him, lest he will come and smite me, and the mother with the children.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Please rescue me from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau, for I fear him, lest he come and attack mother and children [alike].

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Deliver me from the hands of my brother Esau, for I fear him: lest he will come and smite the mother with the children.

NET Bible

Rescue me, I pray, from the hand of my brother Esau, for I am afraid he will come and attack me, as well as the mothers with their children.

New Heart English Bible

Please deliver me from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau: for I fear him, lest he come and strike me, and the mothers with the children.

The Emphasized Bible

Deliver me I pray thee out of the hand of my brother out of the hand of Esau, for I, am afraid of him, lest he come in and smite mother as well as sons

Webster

Deliver me, I pray thee, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau: for I fear him, lest he shall come and smite me, and the mother with the children.

World English Bible

Please deliver me from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau: for I fear him, lest he come and strike me, and the mothers with the children.

Youngs Literal Translation

Deliver me, I pray Thee, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau: for I am fearing him, less he come and have smitten me -- mother beside sons;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Deliver me
נצל 
Natsal 
Usage: 213

I pray thee, from the hand
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

of my brother
אח 
'ach 
Usage: 629

from the hand
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

of Esau
עשׂו 
`Esav 
Usage: 97

for I fear
ירא 
Yare' 
Usage: 43

him, lest he will come

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

and smite me
נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

and the mother
אם 
'em 
Usage: 220

with

Usage: 0

References

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Hastings

Context Readings

Jacob Fears Esau

10 I am not worthy of the least of all the mercies and of all the truth which You have done to Your servant. For with my staff I passed over this Jordan, and now I have become two bands. 11 Deliver me, I pray You, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau. For I fear him, lest he come and strike me, from mother to sons. 12 And You said, I will surely do you good, and make your seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.



Cross References

Psalm 59:1-2

To the Chief Musician. Do not destroy. A secret treasure of David, when Saul sent, and they watched the house to kill him. Deliver me from my enemies, O my God; defend me from those who rise up against me.

Proverbs 18:19

A brother offended is like a strong city; and their disagreements are like the bars of a fortress.

Hosea 10:14

And an uproar shall arise among your peoples, and all your fortresses shall be spoiled, as the ruin of Beth-arbel by Shalman in the day of battle. The mother was dashed in pieces on her sons.

Genesis 27:41

And Esau hated Jacob because of the blessing with which his father had blessed him. And Esau said in his heart, The days of mourning for my father are at hand. Then I will kill my brother Jacob.

Deuteronomy 22:6

If a bird's nest happens to be before you in the way in any tree, or on the ground, with young ones or eggs, and the mother sitting on the young or on the eggs, you shall not take the mother with the young.

1 Samuel 12:10

And they cried to Jehovah, and said, We have sinned because we have forsaken Jehovah, and have served the Baals and Ashtoreths. But now deliver us out of the hand of our enemies, and we will serve You.

1 Samuel 24:15

May Jehovah therefore be judge, and judge between you and me, and see, and plead my cause, and deliver me out of your hand.

Psalm 16:1

A Secret Treasure of David. Watch over me, O God; for in You do I put my trust.

Psalm 25:20

Keep my soul, and deliver me; let me not be ashamed, for I put my trust in You.

Psalm 31:2

Bow down Your ear to me; deliver me quickly; be my strong rock, a fortress to save me.

Psalm 43:1

Judge me, O God, and plead my cause against an ungodly nation. Oh deliver me from the deceitful and unjust man.

Psalm 119:134

Deliver me from the oppression of man; and I will keep Your Commandments.

Psalm 142:6

Hear my cry; for I am brought very low; deliver me from my pursuers; for they are stronger than I.

Daniel 3:17

If it is so that our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, then He will deliver us out of your hand, O king.

Matthew 6:13

And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from the evil. For Yours is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, forever. Amen.

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