New Living Translation
Then Jacob hurried on, finally arriving in the land of the east.
King James Bible
Then Jacob went on his journey, and came into the land of the people of the east.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jacob continued his journey, and went into the land of the children of the east.
World English Bible
Then Jacob went on his journey, and came to the land of the children of the east.
Young's Literal Translation
And Jacob lifteth up his feet, and goeth towards the land of the sons of the east;
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CommentaryGenesis 29:1 Parallel Commentaries
The Old Testament opens very impressively. In measured and dignified language it introduces the story of Israel's origin and settlement upon the land of Canaan (Gen.--Josh.) by the story of creation, i.-ii. 4a, and thus suggests, at the very beginning, the far-reaching purpose and the world-wide significance of the people and religion of Israel. The narrative has not travelled far till it becomes apparent that its dominant interests are to be religious and moral; for, after a pictorial sketch of …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
Whenever the Israelites planted their crops, marauders from Midian, Amalek, and the people of the east would attack Israel,
Soon afterward the armies of Midian, Amalek, and the people of the east formed an alliance against Israel and crossed the Jordan, camping in the valley of Jezreel.
1 Kings 4:30
In fact, his wisdom exceeded that of all the wise men of the East and the wise men of Egypt.
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