Genesis 31:49 NIV

49 It was also called Mizpah,a because he said, “May the LORD keep watch between you and me when we are away from each other.

References for Genesis 31:49

    • î 31:49 - "Mizpah" means "watchtower."

      Study tools for Genesis 31:49

      • a 31:18 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia
      • b 31:47 - The Aramaic "Jegar Sahadutha" and the Hebrew "Galeed" both mean "witness heap."
      • c 31:49 - "Mizpah" means "watchtower."
      • d 31:55 - In Hebrew texts this verse (31:55) is numbered 32:1.