King James Version
And Jacob stole away unawares to Laban the Syrian, in that he told him not that he fled.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jacob deceived Laban the Syrian, in that he did not tell him that he fled.
World English Bible
Jacob deceived Laban the Syrian, in that he didn't tell him that he was running away.
Young's Literal Translation
and Jacob deceiveth the heart of Laban the Aramaean, because he hath not declared to him that he is fleeing;
Genesis 31:20 Parallel
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
unawares...: Heb. the heart of Laban
And Jacob stole away unawares to Laban the Syrian, in that he told him not that he fled.Genesis 31:20 Parallel Commentaries
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(Admonition 25.) Differently to be admonished are those who do not understand aright the words of the sacred Law, and those who understand them indeed aright, but speak them not humbly. For those who understand not aright the words of sacred Law are to be admonished to consider that they turn for themselves a most wholesome drought of wine into a cup of poison, and with a medicinal knife inflict on themselves a mortal wound, when they destroy in themselves what was sound by that whereby they ought, …
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And Isaac was forty years old when he took Rebekah to wife, the daughter of Bethuel the Syrian of Padanaram, the sister to Laban the Syrian.
And Laban went to shear his sheep: and Rachel had stolen the images that were her father's.
So he fled with all that he had; and he rose up, and passed over the river, and set his face toward the mount Gilead.
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