In the womb he took his brother by the heel, And in his maturity he contended with God.
Cross ReferencesGenesis 25:26
Afterward his brother came forth with his hand holding on to Esau's heel, so his name was called Jacob; and Isaac was sixty years old when she gave birth to them.
He said, "Your name shall no longer be Jacob, but Israel; for you have striven with God and with men and have prevailed."
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had, etc. Heb. was a prince, or, behaved himself princely.
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