Genesis 27:32
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New International Version
His father Isaac asked him, "Who are you?" "I am your son," he answered, "your firstborn, Esau."

New Living Translation
But Isaac asked him, "Who are you?" Esau replied, "It's your son, your firstborn son, Esau."

English Standard Version
His father Isaac said to him, “Who are you?” He answered, “I am your son, your firstborn, Esau.”

New American Standard Bible
Isaac his father said to him, "Who are you?" And he said, "I am your son, your firstborn, Esau."

King James Bible
And Isaac his father said unto him, Who art thou? And he said, I am thy son, thy firstborn Esau.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But his father Isaac said to him, "Who are you?" He answered, "I am Esau your firstborn son."

International Standard Version
But his father Isaac asked him, "Who are you?" "I'm Esau, your firstborn son," he answered

NET Bible
His father Isaac asked, "Who are you?" "I am your firstborn son," he replied, "Esau!"

New Heart English Bible
Isaac his father said to him, "Who are you?" He said, "I am your son, your firstborn, Esau."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
"Who are you?" his father Isaac asked him. "I'm your firstborn son Esau," he answered.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Isaac his father said unto him: 'Who art thou?' And he said: 'I am thy son, thy first-born, Esau.'

New American Standard 1977
And Isaac his father said to him, “Who are you?” And he said, “I am your son, your first-born, Esau.”

Jubilee Bible 2000
And Isaac his father said unto him, Who art thou? And he said, I am thy son, thy firstborn Esau.

King James 2000 Bible
And Isaac his father said unto him, Who are you? And he said, I am your son, your firstborn Esau.

American King James Version
And Isaac his father said to him, Who are you? And he said, I am your son, your firstborn Esau.

American Standard Version
And Isaac his father said unto him, Who art thou? And he said, I am thy son, thy first-born, Esau.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Isaac said to him: Why! who art thou? He answered: I am thy firstborn son Esau.

Darby Bible Translation
And Isaac his father said to him, Who art thou? And he said, I am thy son, thy firstborn, Esau.

English Revised Version
And Isaac his father said unto him, Who art thou? And he said, I am thy son, thy firstborn, Esau.

Webster's Bible Translation
And Isaac his father said to him, Who art thou? And he said, I am thy son, thy first-born Esau.

World English Bible
Isaac his father said to him, "Who are you?" He said, "I am your son, your firstborn, Esau."

Young's Literal Translation
And Isaac his father saith to him, 'Who art thou?' and he saith, 'I am thy son, thy first-born, Esau;'
Study Bible
The Stolen Blessing
31Then he also made savory food, and brought it to his father; and he said to his father, "Let my father arise and eat of his son's game, that you may bless me." 32Isaac his father said to him, "Who are you?" And he said, "I am your son, your firstborn, Esau." 33Then Isaac trembled violently, and said, "Who was he then that hunted game and brought it to me, so that I ate of all of it before you came, and blessed him? Yes, and he shall be blessed."…
Cross References
Genesis 25:33
And Jacob said, "First swear to me"; so he swore to him, and sold his birthright to Jacob.

Genesis 25:34
Then Jacob gave Esau bread and lentil stew; and he ate and drank, and rose and went on his way. Thus Esau despised his birthright.

Genesis 27:18
Then he came to his father and said, "My father." And he said, "Here I am. Who are you, my son?"
Treasury of Scripture

And Isaac his father said to him, Who are you? And he said, I am your son, your firstborn Esau.

Verse 32. - And Isaac his father said unto him, Who art thou? The language indicates the patriarch's surprise. And he said, I am thy son, thy firstborn Esau. The emphatic tone of Esau's answer may have been dictated by a suspicion, already awakened by Isaac's question, that all was not right (Inglis). Esau's claim to be regarded as Isaac's firstborn, after having bartered away his birthright, is considered by some to be unwarranted (Wordsworth); but it is doubtful if Esau attached the importance to the term "firstborn" which this objection presupposes. And Isaac his father said unto him, who art thou?.... Hearing another voice more like Esau's than what he had heard before surprised him, and therefore in haste puts this question:

and he said, I am thy son, thy firstborn Esau; all which was true in a sense; he was his son, and he was Esau, and he was his firstborn by nature, but not by right, for he had sold his birthright. 27:30-40 When Esau understood that Jacob had got the blessing, he cried with a great and exceeding bitter cry. The day is coming, when those that now make light of the blessings of the covenant, and sell their title to spiritual blessings for that which is of no value, will, in vain, ask urgently for them. Isaac, when made sensible of the deceit practised on him, trembled exceedingly. Those who follow the choice of their own affections, rather than the Divine will, get themselves into perplexity. But he soon recovers, and confirms the blessing he had given to Jacob, saying, I have blessed him, and he shall be blessed. Those who part with their wisdom and grace, their faith and a good conscience, for the honours, wealth, or pleasures of this world, however they feign a zeal for the blessing, have judged themselves unworthy of it, and their doom shall be accordingly. A common blessing was bestowed upon Esau. This he desired. Faint desires of happiness, without right choice of the end, and right use of the means, deceive many unto their own ruin. Multitudes go to hell with their mouths full of good wishes. The great difference is, that there is nothing in Esau's blessing which points at Christ; and without that, the fatness of the earth, and the plunder of the field, will stand in little stead. Thus Isaac, by faith, blessed both his sons, according as their lot should be.
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