29 When Jacob had cooked a (A)stew one day, Esau came in from the field and he was exhausted; 30 and Esau said to Jacob, “Please let me have a mouthful of [a]that red stuff there, for I am exhausted.” Therefore he was called [b]Edom by name. 31 But Jacob said, “[c]First sell me your (B)birthright.” 32 Esau said, “Look, I am about to die; so of what use then is the birthright to me?” 33 And Jacob said, “[d]First swear to me”; so he swore an oath to him, and (C)sold his birthright to Jacob. 34 Then Jacob gave Esau bread and lentil stew; and he ate and drank, and got up and went on his way. So Esau despised his birthright.

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Footnotes

  1. Genesis 25:30 Lit the red, this red
  2. Genesis 25:30 I.e., red
  3. Genesis 25:31 Lit Today
  4. Genesis 25:33 Lit Today