Genesis 15:5 DBY

5 And he led him out, and said, Look now toward the heavens, and number the stars, if thou be able to number them. And he said to him, So shall thy seed be!

Study tools for Genesis 15:5

  • a 15:2 - Adonai, plural of Adon. 'Lord' will usually represent this word.
  • b 15:2 - Or 'depart.'
  • c 15:2 - Lit. 'son of possession.'
  • d 15:2 - El is my help.
  • e 15:3 - i.e. one of his domestics.
  • f 15:4 - Lit 'bowels.'
  • g 15:6 - See Note, Rom. 4.3.
  • h 15:7 - Or 'Ur in Chaldea.'
  • i 15:13 - Or 'be in bondage to:' so always of men.
  • j 15:17 - Or 'gone down, it was dark, and.'
  • k 15:18 - Lit. 'cut,' the regular idiom.
  • l 15:18 - Some read 'torrent.'