Genesis 27:23

“And he discerned him not, because his hands were hairy, as his brother Esau's hands: so he blessed him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he discerned him not, because his hands were hairie, as his brother Esaus hands: So he blessed him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He did not recognize him, because his hands were hairy like his brother Esau's hands; so he blessed him.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he discerned him not, because his hands were hairy, as his brother Esau's hands. So he blessed him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he did not make out who he was, because his hands were covered with hair like his brother Esau's hands: so he gave him a blessing.
- Basic English Bible

And he did not discern him, because his hands were hairy, as his brother Esau's hands; and he blessed him.
- Darby Bible

And he discerned him not, because his hands were hairy, as his brother Esau's hands: So he blessed him.
- Webster's Bible

He didn't recognize him, because his hands were hairy, like his brother, Esau's hands. So he blessed him.
- World English Bible

And he hath not discerned him, for his hands have been hairy, as the hands of Esau his brother, and he blesseth him,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he discerned him not, because his hands were hairy, as his brother Esau's hands; so he blessed him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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