Genesis 32:4
Text Analysis
6680 [e]וַיְצַ֤ו
And he commandedConj-w | V-Piel-ConsecImperf-3ms
853 [e]אֹתָם֙
themDirObjM | 3mp
559 [e]לֵאמֹ֔ר
sayingPrep-l | V-Qal-Inf
3541 [e]כֹּ֣ה
559 [e]תֹאמְר֔וּן
speakV-Qal-Imperf-2mp | Pn
113 [e]לַֽאדֹנִ֖י
to my lordPrep-l | N-msc | 1cs
6215 [e]לְעֵשָׂ֑ו
EsauPrep-l | N-proper-ms
3541 [e]כֹּ֤ה
559 [e]אָמַר֙
5650 [e]עַבְדְּךָ֣
your servantN-msc | 2ms
3290 [e]יַעֲקֹ֔ב
5973 [e]עִם־
3837 [e]לָבָ֣ן
1481 [e]גַּ֔רְתִּי
I have dweltV-Qal-Perf-1cs
309 [e]וָאֵחַ֖ר
and stayed thereConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-1cs
5704 [e]עַד־
6258 [e]עָֽתָּה׃

Hebrew Texts
בראשית 32:4 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וַיְצַ֤ו אֹתָם֙ לֵאמֹ֔ר כֹּ֣ה תֹאמְר֔וּן לַֽאדֹנִ֖י לְעֵשָׂ֑ו כֹּ֤ה אָמַר֙ עַבְדְּךָ֣ יַעֲקֹ֔ב עִם־לָבָ֣ן גַּ֔רְתִּי וָאֵחַ֖ר עַד־עָֽתָּה׃

בראשית 32:4 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויצו אתם לאמר כה תאמרון לאדני לעשו כה אמר עבדך יעקב עם־לבן גרתי ואחר עד־עתה׃

בראשית 32:4 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויצו אתם לאמר כה תאמרון לאדני לעשו כה אמר עבדך יעקב עם־לבן גרתי ואחר עד־עתה׃

בראשית 32:4 Hebrew Bible
ויצו אתם לאמר כה תאמרון לאדני לעשו כה אמר עבדך יעקב עם לבן גרתי ואחר עד עתה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He also commanded them saying, "Thus you shall say to my lord Esau: 'Thus says your servant Jacob, "I have sojourned with Laban, and stayed until now;

King James Bible
And he commanded them, saying, Thus shall ye speak unto my lord Esau; Thy servant Jacob saith thus, I have sojourned with Laban, and stayed there until now:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He commanded them, "You are to say to my lord Esau, 'This is what your servant Jacob says. I have been staying with Laban and have been delayed until now.
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