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And the first came out red, all over like an hairy garment; and they called his name Esau.
- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition
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Other Translations of Genesis 25:25
And the first came out red, all ouer like an hairy garment: and they called his name, Esau.- King James Version (1611)
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Now the first came forth red, all over like a hairy garment; and they named him Esau.- New American Standard Version (1995)
And the first came forth red, all over like a hairy garment. And they called his name Esau.- American Standard Version (1901)
And the first came out red from head to foot like a robe of hair, and they gave him the name of Esau.- Basic English Bible
And the first came out red -- all over like a hairy garment; and they called his name Esau.- Darby Bible
And the first was born red, all over like a hairy garment: and they called his name Esau. - Webster's Bible
The first came out red all over, like a hairy garment. They named him Esau.- World English Bible
and the first cometh out all red as a hairy robe, and they call his name Esau;- Youngs Literal Bible
And the first came forth ruddy, all over like a hairy mantle; and they called his name Esau.- Jewish Publication Society Bible
View Wesley's Notes for Genesis 25:25
25:25 Esau when he was born was red and hairy, as if he had been already a grown man, whence he had his name Esau, made, reared already. This was an indication of a very strong constitution, and gave cause to expect that he would be a very robust, daring, active man. But Jacob was smooth and tender as other children.
mary lou's comment on 2013-01-28 21:36:56:
When you read in Revelation, it reveals who Esau is also known as Edom, who is in charge now, who hunts the most now, who would do anything for the love of money…
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