Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

So the gift passed on before him, but he himself spent that night in the camp.

New American Standard Bible

So the present passed on before him, while he himself spent that night in the camp.

King James Version

So went the present over before him: and himself lodged that night in the company.

Holman Bible

So the gift was sent on ahead of him while he remained in the camp that night.

International Standard Version

Jacob was thinking, "I'll pacify him with the presents that are being sent ahead of me. Then, when I meet him, perhaps he'll accept me." So the presents went ahead of him, while he spent that night in the camp.

A Conservative Version

So the present passed over before him, and he himself lodged that night in the company.

American Standard Version

So the present passed over before him: and he himself lodged that night in the company.

Amplified

So the gift [of the herds of livestock] went on ahead of him, and he himself spent that night back in the camp.

Bible in Basic English

So the servants with the offerings went on in front, and he himself took his rest that night in the tents with his people.

Darby Translation

And the gift went over before him; and he himself lodged that night in the camp.

Julia Smith Translation

And the gift will pass over before his face, and he remained in that night in the camp.

King James 2000

So the present went over before him: and he himself lodged that night in the company.

Modern King James verseion

And the present went over before him. And he himself lodged that night in the camp.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

So went the present before him, and he tarried all that night in the tent,

NET Bible

So the gifts were sent on ahead of him while he spent that night in the camp.

New Heart English Bible

So the present passed over before him, and he himself lodged that night in the camp.

The Emphasized Bible

So the present passed over before him, - whereas he himself tarried that night in the camp.

Webster

So the present went over before him; and he himself lodged that night in the company.

World English Bible

So the present passed over before him, and he himself lodged that night in the camp.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the present passeth over before his face, and he hath lodged during that night in the camp.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
So went
עבר 
`abar 
over, pass, through, pass by, go, away, pass on,
Usage: 557

the present
מנחה 
Minchah 
Usage: 211

עבר 
`abar 
over, pass, through, pass by, go, away, pass on,
Usage: 557

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

לין לוּן 
Luwn 
Usage: 84

לילה ליל ליל 
Layil 
Usage: 233

References

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Verse Info

Context Readings

Jacob Fears Esau

20 And moreover, you shall say, 'Look, your servant Jacob [is] behind us.'" For he thought, "{Let me appease him} with the gift going before me, and afterward I will see his face. Perhaps he will {show me favor}." 21 So the gift passed on before him, but he himself spent that night in the camp. 22 That night he arose and took his two wives, his two female servants, and his eleven children and crossed the ford of the Jabbok.



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