Best Known Translations
Other Translations

Genesis 32:28 DBY

28 And he said, Thy name shall not henceforth be called Jacob, but Israel; for thou hast wrestled with God, and with men, and hast prevailed.

References for Genesis 32:28

    • i 32:28 - Wrestler, or prince of God.
    • j 32:28 - Some, 'acted as a prince.'

      Study tools for Genesis 32:28

      • a 32:2 - Two camps: see Cant. 6.13.
      • b 32:8 - Lit. 'be for escape.'
      • c 32:10 - Lit. 'camps:' see v. 2.
      • d 32:10 - Lit. 'smaller than.'
      • e 32:10 - Lit. 'truth.'
      • f 32:13 - Or 'had come.'
      • g 32:20 - Lit. 'lift up my face.'
      • h 32:23 - Or 'torrent.'
      • i 32:28 - Wrestler, or prince of God.
      • j 32:28 - Some, 'acted as a prince.'
      • k 32:29 - Or 'why askest thou thus.'
      • l 32:30 - Face of God.
      • m 32:32 - The hollow of the joint.