Genesis 49:17-20

17 Dan will be a snake by the roadside, a viper along the path, that bites the horse’s heels so that its rider tumbles backward.
18 “I look for your deliverance, LORD.
19 “Gad[a] will be attacked by a band of raiders, but he will attack them at their heels.
20 “Asher’s food will be rich; he will provide delicacies fit for a king.

Cross References 10

  • 1. Judges 18:27
  • 2. Jeremiah 8:17; Amos 9:3
  • 3. ver 19
  • 4. S Genesis 45:7; Psalms 40:1-3
  • 5. Psalms 119:166,174
  • 6. S Genesis 30:11; Deuteronomy 33:20; 1 Chronicles 5:18
  • 7. ver 17
  • 8. S Genesis 30:13; Deuteronomy 33:24
  • 9. Isaiah 25:6
  • 10. Job 29:6

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. "Gad" sounds like the Hebrew for "attack" and also for "band of raiders."
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