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Genesis 28:5 NIV

5 Then Isaac sent Jacob on his way, and he went to Paddan Aram, to Laban son of Bethuel the Aramean, the brother of Rebekah, who was the mother of Jacob and Esau.

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Study tools for Genesis 28:5

  • a 28:2 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia; also in verses 5, 6 and 7
  • b 28:3 - Hebrew "El-Shaddai"
  • c 28:13 - Or "There beside him"
  • d 28:14 - Or "will use your name and the name of your offspring in blessings" (see 48:20)
  • e 28:19 - "Bethel" means "house of God."
  • f 28:21 - Or "Since God … father’s household, the " Lord
  • g 28:22 - Or "household, and the " Lord"will be my God, " 22"then"