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Genesis 27:22-23 NIV

22 Jacob went close to his father Isaac, who touched him and said, “The voice is the voice of Jacob, but the hands are the hands of Esau.”

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      23 He did not recognize him, for his hands were hairy like those of his brother Esau; so he proceeded to bless him.

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          • a 27:36 - "Jacob" means "he grasps the heel" , a Hebrew idiom for "he takes advantage of" or "he deceives" .