Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Now Jacob lived in the land where his father had sojourned, in the land of Canaan.

King James Version

And Jacob dwelt in the land wherein his father was a stranger, in the land of Canaan.

Holman Bible

Jacob lived in the land where his father had stayed, the land of Canaan.

International Standard Version

Jacob continued to live in the land they were occupying, where his father had journeyed in the territory of Canaan.

A Conservative Version

And Jacob dwelt in the land of his father's sojourning, in the land of Canaan.

American Standard Version

And Jacob dwelt in the land of his father's sojournings, in the land of Canaan.

Amplified

So Jacob dwelt in the land in which his father had been a stranger and sojourner, in the land of Canaan.

Bible in Basic English

Now Jacob was living in the land where his father had made a place for himself, in the land of Canaan.

Darby Translation

And Jacob dwelt in the land where his father sojourned in the land of Canaan.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Jacob dwelt in the land in which his father was a stranger, in the land of Canaan.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jacob will dwell in the land of his father's sojournings, in the land of Canaan.

King James 2000

And Jacob dwelt in the land in which his father was a stranger, in the land of Canaan.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Jacob settled in the land of the sojourning of his father, in the land of Canaan.

Modern King James verseion

And Jacob lived in the land of the travels of his father, in the land of Canaan.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Jacob dwelt in the land wherein his father was a stranger, that is to say in the land of Canaan.

NET Bible

But Jacob lived in the land where his father had stayed, in the land of Canaan.

New Heart English Bible

Jacob lived in the land of his father's travels, in the land of Canaan.

The Emphasized Bible

So Jacob dwelt in the land of the sojournings of his father, - in the land of Canaan.

Webster

And Jacob dwelt in the land in which his father was a stranger, in the land of Canaan.

World English Bible

Jacob lived in the land of his father's travels, in the land of Canaan.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jacob dwelleth in the land of his father's sojournings -- in the land of Canaan.

Interlinear

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

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

in the land
ארץ 
'erets 
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504
Usage: 2504

מגר מגוּר 
Maguwr 
Usage: 11

References

Context Readings

Joseph's Dreams

1 Now Jacob lived in the land where his father had sojourned, in the land of Canaan. 2 These are the records of the generations of Jacob. Joseph, when seventeen years of age, was pasturing the flock with his brothers while he was still a youth, along with the sons of Bilhah and the sons of Zilpah, his father's wives And Joseph brought back a bad report about them to their father.


Cross References

Genesis 17:8

"I will give to you and to your descendants after you, the land of your sojournings, all the land of Canaan, for an everlasting possession; and I will be their God."

Genesis 23:4

"I am a stranger and a sojourner among you; give me a burial site among you that I may bury my dead out of my sight."

Genesis 28:4

"May He also give you the blessing of Abraham, to you and to your descendants with you, that you may possess the land of your sojournings, which God gave to Abraham."

Genesis 36:7

For their property had become too great for them to live together, and the land where they sojourned could not sustain them because of their livestock.

Hebrews 11:9-16

By faith he lived as an alien in the land of promise, as in a foreign land, dwelling in tents with Isaac and Jacob, fellow heirs of the same promise;

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