Genesis 24:38
New International Version
but go to my father's family and to my own clan, and get a wife for my son.'

New Living Translation
Go instead to my father’s house, to my relatives, and find a wife there for my son.’

English Standard Version
but you shall go to my father’s house and to my clan and take a wife for my son.’

Berean Study Bible
but you shall go to my father’s house and to my kindred to take a wife for my son.’

New American Standard Bible
but you shall go to my father's house and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son.'

New King James Version
but you shall go to my father’s house and to my family, and take a wife for my son.’

King James Bible
But thou shalt go unto my father's house, and to my kindred, and take a wife unto my son.

Christian Standard Bible
but will go to my father's family and to my clan to take a wife for my son.'

Contemporary English Version
Instead, go back to the land where I was born and find a wife for my son from among my relatives."

Good News Translation
Instead, go to my father's people, to my relatives, and choose a wife for him.'

Holman Christian Standard Bible
but will go to my father's household and to my family to take a wife for my son.'

International Standard Version
Instead, you are to go to my father's household, to my relatives, and choose a wife for my son there.'

NET Bible
but you must go to the family of my father and to my relatives to find a wife for my son.'

New Heart English Bible
but you shall go to my father's house, and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son.'

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Instead, go to my father's home and to my relatives, and get my son a wife.'

JPS Tanakh 1917
But thou shalt go unto my father's house, and to my kindred, and take a wife for my son.

New American Standard 1977
but you shall go to my father’s house, and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son.’

King James 2000 Bible
But you shall go unto my father's house, and to my kindred, and take a wife unto my son.

American King James Version
But you shall go to my father's house, and to my kindred, and take a wife to my son.

American Standard Version
But thou shalt go unto my father's house, and to my kindred, and take a wife for my son.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
But thou shalt go to the house of my father, and to my tribe, and thou shalt take thence a wife for my son.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But thou shalt go to my father's house, and shalt take a wife of my own kindred for my son:

Darby Bible Translation
but thou shalt by all means go to my father's house and to my family, and take a wife for my son.

English Revised Version
but thou shalt go unto my father's house, and to my kindred, and take a wife for my son.

Webster's Bible Translation
But thou shalt go to my father's house, and to my kindred, and take a wife for my son.

World English Bible
but you shall go to my father's house, and to my relatives, and take a wife for my son.'

Young's Literal Translation
If not -- unto the house of my father thou dost go, and unto my family, and thou hast taken a wife for my son.
Study Bible
Rebekah is Chosen
37My master made me swear an oath and said, ‘You shall not take a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites in whose land I dwell, 38but you shall go to my father’s house and to my kindred to take a wife for my son.’ 39Then I asked my master, ‘What if the woman will not come back with me?’…
Cross References
Genesis 24:37
My master made me swear an oath and said, 'You shall not take a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites in whose land I dwell,

Genesis 24:39
Then I asked my master, 'What if the woman will not come back with me?'

Treasury of Scripture

But you shall go to my father's house, and to my kindred, and take a wife to my son.

But.

Genesis 24:4
But thou shalt go unto my country, and to my kindred, and take a wife unto my son Isaac.

Genesis 12:1
Now the LORD had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto a land that I will shew thee:

my father's.

See

Genesis 31:19
And Laban went to shear his sheep: and Rachel had stolen the images that were her father's.









Lexicon
but
אִם־ (’im-)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 518: Lo!, whether?, if, although, Oh that!, when, not

you shall go
תֵּלֵ֖ךְ (tê·lêḵ)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1980: To go, come, walk

to
אֶל־ (’el-)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 413: Near, with, among, to

my father’s
אָבִ֛י (’ā·ḇî)
Noun - masculine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 1: Father

house
בֵּית־ (bêṯ-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 1004: A house

and to
וְאֶל־ (wə·’el-)
Conjunctive waw | Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 413: Near, with, among, to

my kindred
מִשְׁפַּחְתִּ֑י (miš·paḥ·tî)
Noun - feminine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 4940: A family, circle of relatives, a class, a species, sort, a tribe, people

to take
וְלָקַחְתָּ֥ (wə·lā·qaḥ·tā)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Conjunctive perfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3947: To take

a wife
אִשָּׁ֖ה (’iš·šāh)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 802: Woman, wife, female

for my son.’
לִבְנִֽי׃ (liḇ·nî)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's Hebrew 1121: A son
(38) Kindred.--Not the word so translated in Genesis 24:4; Genesis 24:7, but that rendered family in Genesis 8:19, marg., 10:5, 12:3, &c. Strictly, it signifies a subdivision of a tribe (Numbers 1:18).

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