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Genesis 49:2 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Assemble yourselves, and hear, ye sons of Jacob; And hearken unto Israel your father.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— Gather yourselves together, and hear, ye sons of Jacob; and hearken unto Israel your father.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— “Gather together and hear, O sons of Jacob; And listen to Israel your father.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— Assemble yourselves, and hear, ye sons of Jacob: and hearken to Israel your father.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Assemble yourselves, and hear, ye sons of Jacob, And listen to Israel your father.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— Assemble yourselves and hear, ye sons of Jacob,—And hearken, unto Israel your father!
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— 'Be assembled, and hear, sons of Jacob, And hearken unto Israel your father.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— Gather yourselves together, and hear, O ye sons of Jacob, hearken to Israel, your father:
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— Gather your selues together, and heare ye sonnes of Iacob, and hearken vnto Israel your father.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— Assemble yourselves, that I may tell you what shall happen to you in the last days. Gather yourselves together, and hear me, sons of Jacob; hear Israel, hear your father.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Gather yourselves together, and hear, ye sons of Yaaqov; and hearken unto Yisrael your father.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Gather yourselves together, 6908
{6908} Prime
קָבַץ
qabats
{kaw-bats'}
A primitive root; to grasp, that is, collect.
z8734
<8734> Grammar
Stem - Niphal (See H8833)
Mood - Imperative (See H8810)
Count - 118
and hear, 8085
{8085} Prime
שָׁמַע
shama`
{shaw-mah'}
A primitive root; to hear intelligently (often with implication of attention, obedience, etc.; causatively to tell, etc.).
z8798
<8798> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperative (See H8810)
Count - 2847
ye sons 1121
{1121} Prime
בֵּן
ben
{bane}
From H1129; a son (as a builder of the family name), in the widest sense (of literal and figurative relationship, including grandson, subject, nation, quality or condition, etc., (like H0001, H0251, etc.).
of Ya`kv יַעֲקֹב; 3290
{3290} Prime
יַעֲקֹב
Ya`aqob
{yah-ak-obe'}
From H6117; heel catcher (that is, supplanter); Jaakob, the Israelitish patriarch.
and hearken 8085
{8085} Prime
שָׁמַע
shama`
{shaw-mah'}
A primitive root; to hear intelligently (often with implication of attention, obedience, etc.; causatively to tell, etc.).
z8798
<8798> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Imperative (See H8810)
Count - 2847
unto x413
(0413) Complement
אֵל
'el
{ale}
(Used only in the shortened constructive form (the second form)); a primitive particle, properly denoting motion towards, but occasionally used of a quiescent position, that is, near, with or among; often in general, to.
Yi$rl יִשׂרָאֵל 3478
{3478} Prime
יִשְׂרָאֵל
Yisra'el
{yis-raw-ale'}
From H8280 and H0410; he will rule as God; Jisrael, a symbolical name of Jacob; also (typically) of his posterity.
your father. 1
{0001} Prime
אָב
'ab
{awb}
A primitive word; father in a literal and immediate, or figurative and remote application.
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

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Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Genesis 49:1-4.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Genesis 49:2

Hearken to Israel your father — Let Israel that has prevailed with God, prevail with you.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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hearken:

Psalms 34:11 Come, ye children, hearken unto me: I will teach you the fear of the LORD.
Proverbs 1:8-9 My son, hear the instruction of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother: ... For they [shall be] an ornament of grace unto thy head, and chains about thy neck.
Proverbs 4:1-4 Hear, ye children, the instruction of a father, and attend to know understanding. ... He taught me also, and said unto me, Let thine heart retain my words: keep my commandments, and live.
Proverbs 5:1 My son, attend unto my wisdom, [and] bow thine ear to my understanding:
Proverbs 6:20 My son, keep thy father's commandment, and forsake not the law of thy mother:
Proverbs 7:1 My son, keep my words, and lay up my commandments with thee.
Proverbs 7:24 Hearken unto me now therefore, O ye children, and attend to the words of my mouth.
Proverbs 8:32 Now therefore hearken unto me, O ye children: for blessed [are they that] keep my ways.
Proverbs 23:22 Hearken unto thy father that begat thee, and despise not thy mother when she is old.
Proverbs 23:26 My son, give me thine heart, and let thine eyes observe my ways.
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