Parallel Verses

World English Bible

When he saw that he didn't prevail against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh, and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was strained, as he wrestled.

New American Standard Bible

When he saw that he had not prevailed against him, he touched the socket of his thigh; so the socket of Jacob's thigh was dislocated while he wrestled with him.

King James Version

And when he saw that he prevailed not against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh; and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was out of joint, as he wrestled with him.

Holman Bible

When the man saw that He could not defeat him, He struck Jacob’s hip socket as they wrestled and dislocated his hip.

International Standard Version

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,

A Conservative Version

And when he saw that he did not prevail against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh, and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was strained as he wrestled with him.

American Standard Version

And when he saw that he prevailed not against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh; and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was strained, as he wrestled with him.

Amplified

And when [the Man] saw that He did not prevail against [Jacob], He touched the hollow of his thigh; and Jacob's thigh was put out of joint as he wrestled with Him.

Bible in Basic English

But when the man saw that he was not able to overcome Jacob, he gave him a blow in the hollow part of his leg, so that his leg was damaged.

Darby Translation

And when he saw that he did not prevail against him, he touched the joint of his thigh; and the joint of Jacob's thigh was dislocated as he wrestled with him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And when the man saw that he did not prevail against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh; and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was disjointed as he wrestled with him.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will see thathewill not prevail over him and he will touch upon the hollow of his thigh; and the hollow of Jacob's thigh will be alienated in his wrestling with him.

King James 2000

And when he saw that he prevailed not against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh; and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was out of joint, as he wrestled with him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And when he saw that he could not prevail against him, he struck his hip socket, so that Jacob's hip socket was sprained as he wrestled with him.

Modern King James verseion

And when He saw that He did not prevail against him, He touched the hollow of his thigh. And the hollow of Jacob's thigh was out of joint as he wrestled with Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And when he saw that he could not prevail against him, he smote him under the thigh, and the sinew of Jacob's thigh shrank as he wrestled with him.

NET Bible

When the man saw that he could not defeat Jacob, he struck the socket of his hip so the socket of Jacob's hip was dislocated while he wrestled with him.

New Heart English Bible

When he saw that he did not prevail against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh, and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was strained, as he wrestled.

The Emphasized Bible

And when he saw, that he prevailed not against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh, - and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was put out of joint, as he wrestled with him.

Webster

And when he saw that he prevailed not against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh: and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was out of joint, as he wrestled with him.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he seeth that he is not able for him, and he cometh against the hollow of his thigh, and the hollow of Jacob's thigh is disjointed in his wrestling with him;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And when he saw
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

יכול יכל 
Yakol 
Usage: 194

not against him, he touched
נגע 
Naga` 
Usage: 150

the hollow of his thigh
ירך 
Yarek 
Usage: 34

and the hollow
כּף 
Kaph 
Usage: 192

of Jacob's
יעקב 
Ya`aqob 
Usage: 349

ירך 
Yarek 
Usage: 34

יקע 
Yaqa` 
Usage: 8

as he wrestled
H79
אבק 
'abaq 
Usage: 2

References

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

Jacob Wrestles With God

24 Jacob was left alone, and wrestled with a man there until the breaking of the day. 25 When he saw that he didn't prevail against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh, and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was strained, as he wrestled. 26 The man said, "Let me go, for the day breaks." Jacob said, "I won't let you go, unless you bless me."


Cross References

Genesis 32:32

Therefore the children of Israel don't eat the sinew of the hip, which is on the hollow of the thigh, to this day, because he touched the hollow of Jacob's thigh in the sinew of the hip.

Genesis 19:22

Hurry, escape there, for I can't do anything until you get there." Therefore the name of the city was called Zoar.

Numbers 14:13-14

Moses said to Yahweh, "Then the Egyptians will hear it; for you brought up this people in your might from among them;

Psalm 30:6-7

As for me, I said in my prosperity, "I shall never be moved."

Isaiah 41:14

Don't be afraid, you worm Jacob, and you men of Israel. I will help you," says Yahweh, "and your Redeemer is the Holy One of Israel.

Isaiah 45:11

Thus says Yahweh, the Holy One of Israel, and his Maker: "You ask me about the things that are to come, concerning my sons, and you command me concerning the work of my hands!

Hosea 12:3-4

In the womb he took his brother by the heel; and in his manhood he contended with God.

Matthew 15:22-28

Behold, a Canaanite woman came out from those borders, and cried, saying, "Have mercy on me, Lord, you son of David! My daughter is severely demonized!"

Matthew 26:41

Watch and pray, that you don't enter into temptation. The spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak."

Matthew 26:44

He left them again, went away, and prayed a third time, saying the same words.

Luke 11:5-8

He said to them, "Which of you, if you go to a friend at midnight, and tell him, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread,

2 Corinthians 12:7-9

By reason of the exceeding greatness of the revelations, that I should not be exalted excessively, there was given to me a thorn in the flesh, a messenger of Satan to torment me, that I should not be exalted excessively.

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