Genesis 26:20 NIV

20 But the herders of Gerar quarreled with those of Isaac and said, “The water is ours!” So he named the well Esek,a because they disputed with him.

References for Genesis 26:20

    • Ò 26:20 - "Esek" means "dispute."

      Study tools for Genesis 26:20

      • a 26:4 - Or "seed"
      • b 26:4 - Or "and all nations on earth will use the name of your offspring in blessings" (see 48:20)
      • c 26:20 - "Esek" means "dispute."
      • d 26:21 - "Sitnah" means "opposition."
      • e 26:22 - "Rehoboth" means "room."
      • f 26:33 - "Shibah" can mean "oath" or "seven."
      • g 26:33 - "Beersheba" can mean "well of the oath" and "well of seven."