GENESIS 27:24

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“And he said, Art thou my very son Esau? And he said, I am.

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Genesis 27:24 Translation & Meaning

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KJV Verse Original Hebrew Meaning/ Definition
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And he said, וַיֹּ֕אמֶר To say (used with great latitude) said
Art (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
thou אַתָּ֥ה Thou and thee, or (plural) ye and you thou
my very זֶ֖ה The masculine demonstrative pronoun, this or that very
son בְּנִ֣י A son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc., (like father or brother), etc.) son
Esau? עֵשָׂ֑ו Esav, a son of Isaac, including his posterity Esau
And he said, וַיֹּ֖אמֶר To say (used with great latitude) said
I אָֽנִי׃ I I
am. (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)

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  • 22  And Jacob went near unto Isaac his father; and he felt him, and said, The voice is Jacob's voice, but the hands are the hands of Esau.

  • 23  And he discerned him not, because his hands were hairy, as his brother Esau's hands: so he blessed him.

  • 24  And he said, Art thou my very son Esau? And he said, I am.

  • 25  And he said, Bring it near to me, and I will eat of my son's venison, that my soul may bless thee. And he brought it near to him, and he did eat: and he brought him wine, and he drank.

  • 26  And his father Isaac said unto him, Come near now, and kiss me, my son.




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