Genesis 28:7
New International Version
and that Jacob had obeyed his father and mother and had gone to Paddan Aram.

New Living Translation
He also knew that Jacob had obeyed his parents and gone to Paddan-aram.

English Standard Version
and that Jacob had obeyed his father and his mother and gone to Paddan-aram.

Berean Study Bible
and that Jacob had obeyed his father and mother and gone to Paddan-aram.

King James Bible
And that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother, and was gone to Padanaram;

New King James Version
and that Jacob had obeyed his father and his mother and had gone to Padan Aram.

New American Standard Bible
and that Jacob had obeyed his father and his mother and had gone to Paddan-aram.

NASB 1995
and that Jacob had obeyed his father and his mother and had gone to Paddan-aram.

NASB 1977
and that Jacob had obeyed his father and his mother and had gone to Paddan-aram.

Amplified Bible
and that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother and had gone to Paddan-aram.

Christian Standard Bible
And Jacob listened to his father and mother and went to Paddan-aram.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
And Jacob listened to his father and mother and went to Paddan-aram.

American Standard Version
And that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother, and was gone to Paddan-aram.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Yaquuv listened to his father and to his mother and he went on to Padan d'Aram;

Brenton Septuagint Translation
and that Jacob hearkened to his father and his mother, and went to Mesopotamia of Syria.

Contemporary English Version
and that he had obeyed his father and mother.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And that Jacob obeying his parents was gone into Syria:

English Revised Version
and that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother, and was gone to Paddan-aram:

Good News Translation
He found out that Jacob had obeyed his father and mother and had gone to Mesopotamia.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
He also learned that Jacob had obeyed his father and mother and had left for Paddan Aram.

International Standard Version
After Jacob had obeyed his father and mother's instructions to set out for Paddan-aram,

JPS Tanakh 1917
and that Jacob hearkened to his father and his mother, and was gone to Paddan-aram;

Literal Standard Version
that Jacob listens to his father and to his mother, and goes to Padan-Aram—

NET Bible
Jacob obeyed his father and mother and left for Paddan Aram.

New Heart English Bible
and that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother, and left for Paddan Aram.

World English Bible
and that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother, and was gone to Paddan Aram.

Young's Literal Translation
that Jacob hearkeneth unto his father and unto his mother, and goeth to Padan-Aram --

Additional Translations ...
Context
Esau Marries Mahalath
6Now Esau learned that Isaac had blessed Jacob and sent him to Paddan-aram to take a wife there, commanding him, “Do not marry a Canaanite woman,” 7and that Jacob had obeyed his father and mother and gone to Paddan-aram. 8And seeing that his father Isaac disapproved of the Canaanite women,…

Cross References
Genesis 25:20
and Isaac was forty years old when he married Rebekah, the daughter of Bethuel the Aramean from Paddan-aram and the sister of Laban the Aramean.

Genesis 28:6
Now Esau learned that Isaac had blessed Jacob and sent him to Paddan-aram to take a wife there, commanding him, "Do not marry a Canaanite woman,"

Genesis 28:8
And seeing that his father Isaac disapproved of the Canaanite women,


Treasury of Scripture

And that Jacob obeyed his father and his mother, and was gone to Padanaram;

Genesis 27:43
Now therefore, my son, obey my voice; and arise, flee thou to Laban my brother to Haran;

Exodus 20:12
Honour thy father and thy mother: that thy days may be long upon the land which the LORD thy God giveth thee.

Leviticus 19:3
Ye shall fear every man his mother, and his father, and keep my sabbaths: I am the LORD your God.











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
and that Jacob
יַעֲקֹ֔ב (ya·‘ă·qōḇ)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3290: Jacob -- a son of Isaac, also his desc

had obeyed
וַיִּשְׁמַ֣ע (way·yiš·ma‘)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 8085: To hear intelligently

his father
אָבִ֖יו (’ā·ḇîw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 1: Father

and mother
אִמּ֑וֹ (’im·mōw)
Noun - feminine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 517: A mother, )

and gone
וַיֵּ֖לֶךְ (way·yê·leḵ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1980: To go, come, walk

to Paddan-aram.
אֲרָֽם׃ (’ă·rām)
Noun - proper - feminine singular | third person feminine singular
Strong's 6307: Paddan-aram -- the place where Rachel died


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