New Living Translation
He explained to Rachel that he was her cousin on her father's side--the son of her aunt Rebekah. So Rachel quickly ran and told her father, Laban.
King James Bible
And Jacob told Rachel that he was her father's brother, and that he was Rebekah's son: and she ran and told her father.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jacob told Rachel that he was a brother of her father, and that he was Rebecca's son; and she ran and told her father.
World English Bible
Jacob told Rachel that he was her father's brother, and that he was Rebekah's son. She ran and told her father.
Young's Literal Translation
and Jacob declareth to Rachel that he is her father's brother, and that he is Rebekah's son, and she runneth and declareth to her father.
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CommentaryGenesis 29:12 Parallel Commentaries
The Old Testament opens very impressively. In measured and dignified language it introduces the story of Israel's origin and settlement upon the land of Canaan (Gen.--Josh.) by the story of creation, i.-ii. 4a, and thus suggests, at the very beginning, the far-reaching purpose and the world-wide significance of the people and religion of Israel. The narrative has not travelled far till it becomes apparent that its dominant interests are to be religious and moral; for, after a pictorial sketch of …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
The young woman ran home to tell her family everything that had happened.
So Isaac sent Jacob away, and he went to Paddan-aram to stay with his uncle Laban, his mother's brother, the son of Bethuel the Aramean.
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