Genesis 24:64
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New International Version
Rebekah also looked up and saw Isaac. She got down from her camel

King James Bible
And Rebekah lifted up her eyes, and when she saw Isaac, she lighted off the camel.

Darby Bible Translation
And Rebecca lifted up her eyes and saw Isaac, and she sprang off the camel.

World English Bible
Rebekah lifted up her eyes, and when she saw Isaac, she dismounted from the camel.

Young's Literal Translation
And Rebekah lifteth up her eyes, and seeth Isaac, and alighteth from off the camel;

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Isaac went out to meditate - לשוח lasuach, to bend down the body, or the mind, or both. He was probably in deep thought, with his eyes fixed upon the ground. What the subject of his meditation was it is useless to inquire; he was a pious man, and could not be triflingly employed.

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Joshua 15:18 And it came to pass, as she came to him, that she moved him to ask of her father a field: and she lighted off her donkey...

Judges 1:14 And it came to pass, when she came to him, that she moved him to ask of her father a field: and she lighted from off her donkey...

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Guidance in the Way
'I being in the way, the Lord led me.'--GENESIS xxiv. 27. So said Abraham's anonymous servant when telling how he had found Rebekah at the well, and known her to be the destined bride of his master's servant. There is no more beautiful page, even amongst the many lovely ones in these ancient stories, than this domestic idyll of the mission of the faithful servant from far Canaan across the desert. The homely test by which he would determine that the maiden should be pointed out to him, the glimpse
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Jesus Sets Out from Judæa for Galilee.
Subdivision B. At Jacob's Well, and at Sychar. ^D John IV. 5-42. ^d 5 So he cometh to a city of Samaria, called Sychar, near to the parcel of ground that Jacob gave to his son Joseph. 6 and Jacob's well was there. [Commentators long made the mistake of supposing that Shechem, now called Nablous, was the town here called Sychar. Sheckem lies a mile and a half west of Jacob's well, while the real Sychar, now called 'Askar, lies scarcely half a mile north of the well. It was a small town, loosely called
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel

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Genesis 24:63
He went out to the field one evening to meditate, and as he looked up, he saw camels approaching.

Genesis 24:65
and asked the servant, "Who is that man in the field coming to meet us?" "He is my master," the servant answered. So she took her veil and covered herself.

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