Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

And so Jacob was left alone, and he struggled with a man until daybreak.

New American Standard Bible

Then Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until daybreak.

King James Version

And Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of the day.

Holman Bible

Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until daybreak.

A Conservative Version

And Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until the breaking of the day.

American Standard Version

And Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of the day.

Amplified

And Jacob was left alone, and a Man wrestled with him until daybreak.

Bible in Basic English

Then Jacob was by himself; and a man was fighting with him till dawn.

Darby Translation

And Jacob remained alone; and a man wrestled with him until the rising of the dawn.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Jacob was left alone, and a man wrestled with him until the breaking of the day.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jacob will be left alone by himself, and a man will wrestle with him till the ascending of the morning.

King James 2000

And Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of the day.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Jacob remained alone, and a man wrestled with him until the breaking of the dawn.

Modern King James verseion

And Jacob was left alone. And a Man wrestled there with him until the breaking of the day.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and tarried behind; himself alone. And there wrestled a man with him unto the breaking of the day.

NET Bible

So Jacob was left alone. Then a man wrestled with him until daybreak.

New Heart English Bible

Jacob was left alone, and wrestled with a man there until the breaking of the day.

The Emphasized Bible

And Jacob was left alone, - and there wrestled a man with him, until the uprisings of the dawn.

Webster

And Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him, until the breaking of the day.

World English Bible

Jacob was left alone, and wrestled with a man there until the breaking of the day.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jacob is left alone, and one wrestleth with him till the ascending of the dawn;

Interlinear

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

H79
אבק 
'abaq 
Usage: 2

a man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

with him until the breaking
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

Context Readings

Jacob Wrestles With God

23 He took them across the river, along with all his possessions. 24 And so Jacob was left alone, and he struggled with a man until daybreak. 25 When the man realized that he hadn't yet won the struggle, he injured the socket of Jacob's thigh, dislocating it as he wrestled with him,


Cross References

Genesis 30:8

so Rachel said, "I've been through a mighty struggle with my sister and won." She named him Naphtali.

Genesis 32:28

"Your name won't be Jacob anymore," the man replied, "but Israel, because you exerted yourself against both God and men, and you've emerged victorious."

Genesis 32:30

Jacob would later call that place Peniel, because "I saw God face to face, but my life was spared."

Genesis 48:16

the angel who has been rescuing me from all sorts of evil, bless these young men. May my name continue to live on within them, including the names of my ancestors Abraham and Isaac, and may they grow into a vast multitude throughout the earth."

Exodus 14:27

Moses stretched out his hand over the sea, and the water returned to its normal depth at daybreak. The Egyptians tried to retreat in front of the advancing water, but the LORD destroyed the Egyptians in the middle of the sea.

Song of Songs 2:17

Until the day breaks and the shadows flee, turn around, my beloved, and be like a gazelle or a young stag on the rugged mountains.

Isaiah 32:2

Each one will be like a shelter from the wind and a hiding place from storms, like streams of water in the desert, in the shadow of a great rock in an exhausted land.

Hosea 12:3-5

He circumvented his brother in the womb, and as an adult he fought with God.

Luke 13:24

He told them, "Keep on struggling to enter through the narrow door, because I tell you that many people will try to enter, but won't be able to do so.

Luke 22:44

In his anguish he prayed more earnestly, and his sweat became like large drops of blood falling on the ground.

Romans 8:26-27

In the same way, the Spirit also helps us in our weakness, since we do not know how to pray as we should. But the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groans too deep for words,

Romans 15:30

Now I urge you, brothers, by our Lord Jesus, the Messiah, and by the love that the Spirit produces, to join me in my struggle, earnestly praying to God for me

1 Corinthians 15:47

The first man came from the dust of the earth; the second man came from heaven.

Ephesians 6:12

For our struggle is not against human opponents, but against rulers, authorities, cosmic powers in the darkness around us, and evil spiritual forces in the heavenly realm.

Ephesians 6:18

Pray in the Spirit at all times with every kind of prayer and request. Likewise, be alert with your most diligent efforts and pray for all the saints.

Colossians 2:1

For I want you to know how much I struggle for you, for those in Laodicea, and for all who have never seen me face to face.

Colossians 4:12

Epaphras, who is one of you, a servant of the Messiah Jesus, sends you his greetings. He is always wrestling in his prayers for you, so that you may stand mature, completely convinced of the entire will of God.

Hebrews 5:7

As a mortal man, he offered up prayers and appeals with loud cries and tears to the one who was able to save him from death, and he was heard because of his devotion to God.

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