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Genesis 25:26 New American Standard Bible (NASB)

26 Afterward his brother came forth with his hand holding on to Esau’s heel, so his name was called [a]Jacob; and Isaac was sixty years old when she gave birth to them.

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 25:26 I.e. one who takes by the heel or supplants
New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Genesis 25:26 New International Version (NIV)

26 After this, his brother came out, with his hand grasping Esau’s heel; so he was named Jacob.[a] Isaac was sixty years old when Rebekah gave birth to them.

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 25:26 Jacob means he grasps the heel, a Hebrew idiom for he deceives.
New International Version (NIV)

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Genesis 25:26 Amplified Bible (AMP)

26 Afterward his brother came out, and his hand grasped Esau’s heel, so he was named Jacob ([a]one who grabs by the heel, supplanter). Isaac was sixty years old when Rebekah gave birth to them.

Footnotes:

  1. Genesis 25:26 Another meaning may be protect, i.e. may God protect.
Amplified Bible (AMP)

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Genesis 25:26 New Living Translation (NLT)

26 Then the other twin was born with his hand grasping Esau’s heel. So they named him Jacob.[a] Isaac was sixty years old when the twins were born.

Footnotes:

  1. 25:26 Jacob sounds like the Hebrew words for “heel” and “deceiver.”
New Living Translation (NLT)

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