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Genesis 31:47 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— And Laban called it Jegar-saha-dutha: but Jacob called it Galeed.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— And Laban called it Jegarsahadutha: but Jacob called it Galeed.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— Now Laban called it Jegar-sahadutha, but Jacob called it Galeed.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— And Laban called it Jegar-sahadutha: but Jacob called it Galeed:
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— And Laban called it Jegar-sahadutha, and Jacob called it Galeed.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— And Laban called it, Jegar-sahadutha,—but, Jacob, called it, Galeed.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— and Laban calleth it Jegar-Sahadutha; and Jacob hath called it Galeed.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— And Laban called it, The witness heap; and Jacob, The hillock of testimony: each of them according to the propriety of his language.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— And Laban called it Iegar-Sahadutha: but Iacob called it Galeed.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— And Laban called it, the Heap of Testimony; and Jacob called it, the Witness Heap.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— And Lavan called it Yegar Sahadutha: but Yaaqov called it Galed.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
And Lvn לָבָן 3837
{3837} Prime
לָבָן
Laban
{law-bawn'}
The same as H3836; Laban, a Mesopotamian; also a place in the Desert.
called 7121
{7121} Prime
קָרָא
qara'
{kaw-raw'}
A primitive root (rather identical with H7122 through the idea of accosting a person met); to call out to (that is, properly address by name, but used in a wide variety of applications).
z8799
<8799> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperfect (See H8811)
Count - 19885
it Yqar h יְגַר־שָׂהֲדוּתָא: 3026
{3026} Prime
יְגַר שָׂהֲדוּתָא
Y@gar Sahaduwtha'
{yegar' sah-had-oo-thaw'}
(Chaldee); from a word derived from an unused root (meaning to gather) and a derivative of a root corresponding to H7717; heap of the testimony; Jegar-Sahadutha, a cairn East of the Jordan.
but Ya`kv יַעֲקֹב 3290
{3290} Prime
יַעֲקֹב
Ya`aqob
{yah-ak-obe'}
From H6117; heel catcher (that is, supplanter); Jaakob, the Israelitish patriarch.
called 7121
{7121} Prime
קָרָא
qara'
{kaw-raw'}
A primitive root (rather identical with H7122 through the idea of accosting a person met); to call out to (that is, properly address by name, but used in a wide variety of applications).
z8804
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
it Gal` גַּלעֵד. 1567
{1567} Prime
גַּלְעֵד
Gal`ed
{gal-ade'}
From H1530 and H5707; heap of testimony; Galed, a memorial cairn East of the Jordan.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Genesis 31:47

And Laban called it Jegarsahadutha: but Jacob called it (k) Galeed.

(k) The one named the place in the Syrian tongue, and the other in the Hebrew tongue.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
Jegarsahadutha:
i.e. the heap of witness, Chald

Galeed:
i.e., the heap of witness. Heb.
Hebrews 12:1 Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset [us], and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
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