Read Genesis 33:8 Using Other Translations
And he said, What meanest thou by all this drove which I met? And he said, These are to find grace in the sight of my lord.
Esau said, "What do you mean by all this company that I met?" Jacob answered, "To find favor in the sight of my lord."
“And what were all the flocks and herds I met as I came?” Esau asked. Jacob replied, “They are a gift, my lord, to ensure your friendship.”