Genesis 38:29 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]

Genesis 38:29, NIV: "But when he drew back his hand, his brother came out, and she said, 'So this is how you have broken out!' And he was named Perez."

Genesis 38:29, ESV: "But as he drew back his hand, behold, his brother came out. And she said, “What a breach you have made for yourself!” Therefore his name was called Perez."

Genesis 38:29, KJV: "And it came to pass, as he drew back his hand, that, behold, his brother came out: and she said, How hast thou broken forth? this breach be upon thee: therefore his name was called Pharez."

Genesis 38:29, NASB: "But it came about as he drew back his hand that behold, his brother came out. Then she said, 'What a breach you have made for yourself!' So he was named Perez."

Genesis 38:29, NLT: "But then he pulled back his hand, and out came his brother! 'What!' the midwife exclaimed. 'How did you break out first?' So he was named Perez."

Genesis 38:29, CSB: "But then he pulled his hand back, out came his brother, and she said, "What a breakout you have made for yourself!" So he was named Perez."

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