49 It was also called Mizpah,a because he said, “May the LORD keep watch between you and me when we are away from each other.

Read Genesis 31:49 Using Other Translations

And Mizpah; for he said, The LORD watch between me and thee, when we are absent one from another.
and Mizpah, for he said, "The LORD watch between you and me, when we are out of one another's sight.
But it was also called Mizpah (which means “watchtower”), for Laban said, “May the LORD keep watch between us to make sure that we keep this covenant when we are out of each other’s sight.

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