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Genesis 32:12

    Genesis 32:12 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And thou saidst, I will surely do thee good, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And you said, I will surely do you good, and make your seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And thou saidst, I will surely do thee good, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And you said, Truly, I will be good to you, and make your seed like the sand of the sea which may not be numbered.

    Webster's Revision

    And thou saidst, I will surely do thee good, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

    World English Bible

    You said, 'I will surely do you good, and make your seed as the sand of the sea, which can't be numbered because there are so many.'"

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And thou saidst, I will surely do thee good, and make thy seed as the sand of the sea, which cannot be numbered for multitude.

    Definitions for Genesis 32:12

    Sea - Large basin.

    Clarke's Commentary on Genesis 32:12

    Make thy seed as the sand - Having come to the promise by which the covenant was ratified both to Abraham and Isaac, he ceased, his faith having gained strong confirmation in a promise which he knew could not fail, and which he found was made over to him, as it had been to his father and grandfather.