Genesis 31:46
ContextNET © | Then he^{ 1 } said to his relatives, “Gather stones.” So they brought stones and put them in a pile.^{ 2 } They ate there by the pile of stones. |
NIV © | He said to his relatives, "Gather some stones." So they took stones and piled them in a heap, and they ate there by the heap. |
NASB © | Jacob said to his kinsmen, "Gather stones." So they took stones and made a heap, and they ate there by the heap. |
NLT © | He also told his men to gather stones and pile them up in a heap. Jacob and Laban then sat down beside the pile of stones to share a meal. |
MSG © | Jacob called his family around, "Get stones!" They gathered stones and heaped them up and then ate there beside the pile of stones. |
BBE © | And Jacob said to his people, Get stones together; and they did so; and they had a meal there by the stones. |
NRSV © | And Jacob said to his kinsfolk, "Gather stones," and they took stones, and made a heap; and they ate there by the heap. |
NKJV © | Then Jacob said to his brethren, "Gather stones." And they took stones and made a heap, and they ate there on the heap. |
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NET © | Then he^{ 1 } said to his relatives, “Gather stones.” So they brought stones and put them in a pile.^{ 2 } They ate there by the pile of stones. |
NET © Notes |
^{1 }tn Heb “Jacob”; the proper name has been replaced by the pronoun (“he”) in the translation for stylistic reasons. ^{2 }sn The Hebrew word for “pile” is גַּל (gal), which sounds like the name “Galeed” (גַּלְעֵד, gal’ed). See v. 48. |