Genesis 22:22 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]

Genesis 22:22, NIV: "Kesed, Hazo, Pildash, Jidlaph and Bethuel.'"

Genesis 22:22, ESV: "Chesed, Hazo, Pildash, Jidlaph, and Bethuel.”"

Genesis 22:22, KJV: "And Chesed, and Hazo, and Pildash, and Jidlaph, and Bethuel."

Genesis 22:22, NASB: "Chesed, Hazo, Pildash, Jidlaph, and Bethuel'—"

Genesis 22:22, NLT: "Kesed, Hazo, Pildash, Jidlaph, and Bethuel."

Genesis 22:22, CSB: "Chesed, Hazo, Pildash, Jidlaph, and Bethuel.""

What does Genesis 22:22 mean? [⇑ See verse text ⇑]

In verse 20, Abraham learned some news from the land he left behind when God called him to enter Canaan. Abraham's brother Nahor had fathered several children with his wife Milcah. They include Buz, Uz, and Kemuel, who became the father of Aram. Additional names given in this verse include Chesed, Hazo, Pildash, Jidlaph, and Bethuel. In the following verse, we'll learn that Bethuel became the father of Rebekah. Rebekah would eventually marry Abraham's son Isaac.