Genesis 33:17
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English Standard Version
But Jacob journeyed to Succoth, and built himself a house and made booths for his livestock. Therefore the name of the place is called Succoth.

King James Bible
And Jacob journeyed to Succoth, and built him an house, and made booths for his cattle: therefore the name of the place is called Succoth.

American Standard Version
And Jacob journeyed to Succoth, and built him a house, and made booths for his cattle: therefore the name of the place is called Succoth.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Jacob came to Socoth: where having built a house, and pitched tents, he called the name of the place Socoth, that is, Tents.

English Revised Version
And Jacob journeyed to Succoth, and built him an house, and made booths for his cattle: therefore the name of the place is called Succoth.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Jacob journeyed to Succoth, and built him a house, and made booths for his cattle: therefore the name of the place is called Succoth.

Genesis 33:17 Parallel
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Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

Blessing: i.e., the present, expressive of his desire to bless, as in 1 Samuel 25:27; 1 Samuel 30:26. הבאת: for הבאה, as in Deuteronomy 31:29; Isaiah 7:14, etc.; sometimes also in verbs הל, Leviticus 25:21; Leviticus 26:34. כל ישׁ־לי: "I have all" (not all kinds of things); viz as the heir of the divine promise.

Genesis 33:17 Parallel Commentaries

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Succoth.

Joshua 13:27 And in the valley, Betharam, and Bethnimrah, and Succoth, and Zaphon, the rest of the kingdom of Sihon king of Heshbon...

Judges 8:5,8,16 And he said to the men of Succoth, Give, I pray you, loaves of bread to the people that follow me; for they be faint...

1 Kings 7:46 In the plain of Jordan did the king cast them, in the clay ground between Succoth and Zarthan.

Psalm 60:6 God has spoken in his holiness; I will rejoice, I will divide Shechem, and mete out the valley of Succoth.

not.

Exodus 12:37 And the children of Israel journeyed from Rameses to Succoth, about six hundred thousand on foot that were men, beside children.

Exodus 13:20 And they took their journey from Succoth, and encamped in Etham, in the edge of the wilderness.

Succoth. i.e., Booths. Succoth was on the east of Jordan, between the brook Jabbok and that river, about

40 miles from Jerusalem, and consequently near Penuel; where a city was afterwards built, which Joshua assigned to the tribe of Gad. Jerome says, that Succoth was in the district of Scythopolis; and the Jews inform us, that the name of Darala was sometime after applied to it.

Cross References
Genesis 33:16
So Esau returned that day on his way to Seir.

Joshua 13:27
and in the valley Beth-haram, Beth-nimrah, Succoth, and Zaphon, the rest of the kingdom of Sihon king of Heshbon, having the Jordan as a boundary, to the lower end of the Sea of Chinnereth, eastward beyond the Jordan.

Judges 8:5
So he said to the men of Succoth, "Please give loaves of bread to the people who follow me, for they are exhausted, and I am pursuing after Zebah and Zalmunna, the kings of Midian."

Judges 8:14
And he captured a young man of Succoth and questioned him. And he wrote down for him the officials and elders of Succoth, seventy-seven men.

1 Kings 7:46
In the plain of the Jordan the king cast them, in the clay ground between Succoth and Zarethan.

Psalm 60:6
God has spoken in his holiness: "With exultation I will divide up Shechem and portion out the Vale of Succoth.

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