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Genesis 27:44

    Genesis 27:44 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And tarry with him a few days, until thy brother's fury turn away;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And tarry with him a few days, until your brother's fury turn away;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And tarry with him a few days, until thy brother's fury turn away.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And be there with him for a little time, till your brother's wrath is turned away;

    Webster's Revision

    And tarry with him a few days, until thy brother's fury turn away.

    World English Bible

    Stay with him a few days, until your brother's fury turns away;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and tarry with him a few days, until thy brother's fury turn away;

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 27:44

    Tarry with him a few days - It was probably forty years before he returned, and it is likely Rebekah saw him no more; for it is the general opinion of the Jewish rabbins that she died before Jacob's return from Padan-aram, whether the period of his stay be considered twenty or forty years. See note on Genesis 31:55, etc.