Genesis 29:5
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New International Version
He said to them, "Do you know Laban, Nahor's grandson?" "Yes, we know him," they answered.

King James Bible
And he said unto them, Know ye Laban the son of Nahor? And they said, We know him.

Darby Bible Translation
And he said to them, Do ye know Laban the son of Nahor? And they said, We do know [him].

World English Bible
He said to them, "Do you know Laban, the son of Nahor?" They said, "We know him."

Young's Literal Translation
And he saith to them, 'Have ye known Laban, son of Nahor?' and they say, 'We have known.'

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Laban the son of Nahor - Son is here put for grandson, for Laban was the son of Bethuel the son of Nahor.

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son of.

Genesis 24:24,29 And she said to him, I am the daughter of Bethuel the son of Milcah, which she bore to Nahor...

Genesis 31:53 The God of Abraham, and the God of Nahor, the God of their father, judge between us. And Jacob swore by the fear of his father Isaac.

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The Blessing of Jacob Upon Judah. (Gen. Xlix. 8-10. )
Ver. 8. "Judah, thou, thy brethren shall praise thee; thy hand shall be on the neck of thine enemies; before thee shall bow down the sons of thy father. Ver. 9. A lion's whelp is Judah; from the prey, my son, thou goest up; he stoopeth down, he coucheth as a lion, and as a full-grown lion, who shall rouse him up? Ver. 10. The sceptre shall not depart from Judah, nor lawgiver from between his feet, until Shiloh come, and unto Him the people shall adhere." Thus does dying Jacob, in announcing
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament

Epistle v. To Theoctista, Sister of the Emperor.
To Theoctista, Sister of the Emperor. Gregory to Theoctista, &c. With how great devotion my mind prostrates itself before your Venerableness I cannot fully express in words; nor yet do I labour to give utterance to it, since, even though I were silent, you read in your heart your own sense of my devotion. I wonder, however, that you withdrew your countenance, till of late bestowed on me, from this my recent engagement in the pastoral office; wherein, under colour of episcopacy, I have been brought
Saint Gregory the Great—the Epistles of Saint Gregory the Great

Cross References
Genesis 24:24
She answered him, "I am the daughter of Bethuel, the son that Milkah bore to Nahor."

Genesis 24:29
Now Rebekah had a brother named Laban, and he hurried out to the man at the spring.

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