17 Jacob, however, went to Sukkoth, where he built a place for himself and made shelters for his livestock. That is why the place is called Sukkoth.a
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18 After Jacob came from Paddan Aram,b he arrived safely at the city of Shechem in Canaan and camped within sight of the city.
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    • ø 33:18 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia
      19 For a hundred pieces of silver,c he bought from the sons of Hamor, the father of Shechem, the plot of ground where he pitched his tent.
      References for Genesis 33:19
        • ù 33:19 - Hebrew "hundred kesitahs" ; a kesitah was a unit of money of unknown weight and value.
          20 There he set up an altar and called it El Elohe Israel.d
          References for Genesis 33:20
            • ú 33:20 - "El Elohe Israel" can mean "El is the God of Israel" or "mighty is the God of Israel."