Genesis 33:8

“And he said, What meanest thou by all this drove which I met? And he said, These are to find grace in the sight of my lord.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Genesis 33:8

And he said, What meanest thou by all this droue, which I met? And he said, These are to find grace in the sight of my lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And he said, "What do you mean by all this company which I have met? And he said, "To find favor in the sight of my lord.""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said, What meanest thou by all this company which I met? And he said, To find favor in the sight of my lord.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said, What were all those herds which I saw on the way? And Jacob said, They were an offering so that I might have grace in my lord's eyes.
- Basic English Bible

And he said, What [meanest] thou by all the drove which I met? And he said, To find favour in the eyes of my lord.
- Darby Bible

And he said, What meanest thou by all this drove which I met? And he said, these are to find grace in the sight of my lord.
- Webster's Bible

Esau said, "What do you mean by all this company which I met?" Jacob said, "To find favor in the sight of my lord."
- World English Bible

And he saith, `What to thee [is] all this camp which I have met?' and he saith, `To find grace in the eyes of my lord.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he said: 'What meanest thou by all this camp which I met?' And he said: 'To find favour in the sight of my lord.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Genesis 33:8

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 33:8


33:10 I have seen thy face as though I had seen the face of God - That is, I have seen thee reconciled to me, and at peace with me, as I desire to see God reconciled.


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