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Genesis 30:27

    Genesis 30:27 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Laban said unto him, I pray thee, if I have found favour in thine eyes, tarry: for I have learned by experience that the LORD hath blessed me for thy sake.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Laban said to him, I pray you, if I have found favor in your eyes, tarry: for I have learned by experience that the LORD has blessed me for your sake.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Laban said unto him, If now I have found favor in thine eyes, tarry : for I have divined that Jehovah hath blessed me for thy sake.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Laban said, If you will let me say so, do not go away; for I have seen by the signs that the Lord has been good to me because of you.

    Webster's Revision

    And Laban said unto him, If now I have found favor in thine eyes, tarry : for I have divined that Jehovah hath blessed me for thy sake.

    World English Bible

    Laban said to him, "If now I have found favor in your eyes, stay here, for I have divined that Yahweh has blessed me for your sake."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Laban said unto him, If now I have found favour in thine eyes, tarry: for I have divined that the LORD hath blessed me for thy sake.

    Definitions for Genesis 30:27

    Blessed - Happy.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 30:27

    I have learned by experience - נחשתי nichashti, from נחש nachash, to view attentively, to observe, to pry into. I have diligently considered the whole of thy conduct, and marked the increase of my property, and find that the Lord hath blessed me for thy sake. For the meaning of the word נחש nachash, See note on Genesis 3:1, etc.