Genesis 33:15 NIV

15 Esau said, “Then let me leave some of my men with you.” “But why do that?” Jacob asked. “Just let me find favor in the eyes of my lord.”

References for Genesis 33:15

Study tools for Genesis 33:15

  • a 33:17 - "Sukkoth" means "shelters."
  • b 33:18 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia
  • c 33:19 - Hebrew "hundred kesitahs" ; a kesitah was a unit of money of unknown weight and value.
  • d 33:20 - "El Elohe Israel" can mean "El is the God of Israel" or "mighty is the God of Israel."