Genesis 33:3

“And he passed over before them, and bowed himself to the ground seven times, until he came near to his brother.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Genesis 33:3

And hee passed ouer before them, and bowed himselfe to the ground seuen times, vntill hee came neere to his brother.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

But he himself passed on ahead of them and bowed down to the ground seven times, until he came near to his brother.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he himself passed over before them, and bowed himself to the ground seven times, until he came near to his brother.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he himself, going before them, went down on his face to the earth seven times till he came near his brother.
- Basic English Bible

And he passed on before them, and bowed to the earth seven times, until he came near to his brother.
- Darby Bible

And he passed on before them, and bowed himself to the ground seven times, till he came near to his brother.
- Webster's Bible

He himself passed over in front of them, and bowed himself to the ground seven times, until he came near to his brother.
- World English Bible

And he himself passed over before them, and boweth himself to the earth seven times, until his drawing nigh unto his brother,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he himself passed over before them, and bowed himself to the ground seven times, until he came near to his brother.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Genesis 33:3

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 33:3


33:3 He bowed - Though he feared Esau as an enemy, yet he did obeisance to him as an elder brother.


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