Genesis 35:29 NLT

29 Then he breathed his last and died at a ripe old age, joining his ancestors in death. And his sons, Esau and Jacob, buried him.

Study tools for Genesis 35:29

  • a 35:10 - Jacob sounds like the Hebrew words for “heel” and “deceiver.” Israel means “God fights.”
  • b 35:21 - Hebrew Israel; also in 35:22a . The names “Jacob” and “Israel” are often interchanged throughout the Old Testament, referring sometimes to the individual patriarch and sometimes to the nation.