Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now you yourself said, 'I will surely deal well with you and make your offspring as the sand of the sea that cannot be counted for abundance.'"

New American Standard Bible

"For You said, 'I will surely prosper you and make your descendants as the sand of the sea, which is too great to be numbered.'"

King James Version

And thou saidst, I will surely do thee good, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

Holman Bible

You have said, 'I will cause you to prosper, and I will make your offspring like the sand of the sea, which cannot be counted.' "

International Standard Version

Now, you promised me that "I'm certainly going to cause things to go well with you, and I'm going to make your offspring as numerous as the sand of the sea, which cannot be counted.'"

A Conservative Version

And thou said, I will surely do thee good, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

American Standard Version

And thou saidst, I will surely do thee good, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

Amplified

And You said, I will surely do you good and make your descendants as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

Bible in Basic English

And you said, Truly, I will be good to you, and make your seed like the sand of the sea which may not be numbered.

Darby Translation

And thou saidst, I will certainly deal well with thee, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And thou hast said, I will surely do thee good and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

Julia Smith Translation

And thou saidst, Doing well I will do well with thee, and I set thy seed as the sand of the sea, which shall not be counted for multitude.

King James 2000

And you said, I will surely do you good, and make your descendants as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

Modern King James verseion

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.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou saidest that thou wouldest surely do me good, and wouldest make my seed as the sand of the sea which can not be numbered for multitude."

NET Bible

But you said, 'I will certainly make you prosper and will make your descendants like the sand on the seashore, too numerous to count.'"

New Heart English Bible

You said, 'I will surely do you good, and make your seed as the sand of the sea, which can't be numbered because there are so many.'"

The Emphasized Bible

But, thou thyself, saidst, - I wilt deal well with thee. So will I make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which is not to be counted, for multitude.

Webster

And thou saidst, I will surely do thee good, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

World English Bible

You said, 'I will surely do you good, and make your seed as the sand of the sea, which can't be numbered because there are so many.'"

Youngs Literal Translation

and Thou -- Thou hast said, I certainly do good with thee, and have set thy seed as the sand of the sea, which is not numbered because of the multitude.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And thou saidst

Usage: 0

I will surely
יטב 
Yatab 
Usage: 115

do thee good
יטב 
Yatab 
Usage: 115

and make
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229

as the sand
חול 
Chowl 
Usage: 23

of the sea
ים 
Yam 
Usage: 396

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Jacob Fears Esau

11 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]. 12 Now you yourself said, 'I will surely deal well with you and make your offspring as the sand of the sea that cannot be counted for abundance.'" 13 And he lodged there that night. Then he took {from what he had with him} a gift for Esau his brother:



Cross References

Genesis 28:13-15

And behold, Yahweh [was] standing beside him, and he said, "I [am] Yahweh, the God of Abraham your father, and the God of Isaac. The ground on which you [were] sleeping I will give to you and to your descendants.

Genesis 22:17

that I will certainly bless you and greatly multiply your offspring as the stars of heaven, and as the sand that is by the shore of the sea. And your offspring will take possession of the gate of his enemies.

Genesis 32:6

And the messengers returned to Jacob [and] said, "We came to your brother, to Esau, and he is coming to meet you, and four hundred men [are] with him."

Genesis 46:3-4

Then he said, "I [am] the God of your father. Do not be afraid to go down to Egypt, for I will make you a great nation there.

Exodus 32:13

Remember Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, your servants, to whom you swore by yourself, and you told them, 'I will multiply your offspring like the stars of the heavens, and all this land that I promised I will give to your offspring, and they will inherit [it] forever.'"

Numbers 23:19

God [is] not a man, that he should lie, nor a son of humankind, that he should change his mind. Has he said, and will he not do [it]? And has he spoken, and will he not fulfill it

1 Samuel 15:29

Moreover, the Glory of Israel will not break faith and will not regret, for he [is] not a human that he should regret."

Matthew 24:35

Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will never pass away.

2 Timothy 2:13

if we are unfaithful, he remains faithful--{he cannot deny himself}.

Titus 1:2

in the hope of eternal life which God, who does not lie, promised before eternal ages,

Hebrews 6:17

In the same way God, [because he] wanted to show even more to the heirs of the promise the unchangeableness of his resolve, guaranteed [it] with an oath,

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