Genesis 48:4 NIV

4 and said to me, ‘I am going to make you fruitful and increase your numbers. I will make you a community of peoples, and I will give this land as an everlasting possession to your descendants after you.’

References for Genesis 48:4

Study tools for Genesis 48:4

  • a 48:3 - Hebrew "El-Shaddai"
  • b 48:7 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia
  • c 48:20 - The Hebrew is singular.
  • d 48:21 - The Hebrew is plural.
  • e 48:21 - The Hebrew is plural.
  • f 48:21 - The Hebrew is plural.
  • g 48:22 - The Hebrew for "ridge of land" is identical with the place name Shechem.