Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So he said to him, "What is your name?" And he said, "Jacob."

King James Version

And he said unto him, What is thy name? And he said, Jacob.

Holman Bible

"What is your name?" the man asked. "Jacob!" he replied.

International Standard Version

Then the man asked him, "What's your name?" "Jacob," he responded

A Conservative Version

And he said to him, What is thy name? And he said, Jacob.

American Standard Version

And he said unto him, What is thy name? And he said, Jacob.

Amplified

[The Man] asked him, What is your name? And [in shock of realization, whispering] he said, Jacob [supplanter, schemer, trickster, swindler]!

Bible in Basic English

Then he said, What is your name? And he said, Jacob.

Darby Translation

And he said to him, What is thy name? And he said, Jacob.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said unto him, What is thy name? And he said, Jacob.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say to him, What thy name? and he will say, Jacob.

King James 2000

And he said unto him, What is your name? And he said, Jacob.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then he said to him, "What [is] your name?" And he said, "Jacob."

Modern King James verseion

And He said to him, What is your name? And he said, Jacob.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he said unto him, "What is thy name?" He answered, "Jacob."

NET Bible

The man asked him, "What is your name?" He answered, "Jacob."

New Heart English Bible

He said to him, "What is your name?" He said, "Jacob."

The Emphasized Bible

Then he said unto him - What is thy name? And he said - Jacob.

Webster

And he said to him, What is thy name? And he said, Jacob.

World English Bible

He said to him, "What is your name?" He said, "Jacob."

Youngs Literal Translation

And he saith unto him, 'What is thy name?' and he saith, 'Jacob.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

Context Readings

Jacob Wrestles With God

26 Then he said, "Let me go, for the dawn is breaking." But he said, "I will not let you go unless you bless me." 27 So he said to him, "What is your name?" And he said, "Jacob." 28 He said, "Your name shall no longer be Jacob, but Israel; for you have striven with God and with men and have prevailed."


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