Genesis 32:29

Jacob asked him, "Please tell me your name." He said, "Why is it that you ask what my name is?" He blessed him there.

Alternate Versions of Genesis 32-29

A Conservative Version: Genesis 32:29
And Jacob asked him, and said, Tell me, I pray thee, thy name. And he said, Why is it that thou ask for my name? And he blessed him there.

American Standard Version: Genesis 32:29
And Jacob asked him, and said, Tell me, I pray thee, thy name. And he said, Wherefore is it that thou dost ask after my name? And he blessed him there.

Bible in Basic English: Genesis 32:29
Then Jacob said, What is your name? And he said, What is my name to you? Then he gave him a blessing.

Darby English Bible: Genesis 32:29
And Jacob asked and said, Tell [me], I pray thee, thy name. And he said, How is it that thou askest after my name? And he blessed him there.

King James Version: Genesis 32:29
And Jacob asked him, and said, Tell me, I pray thee, thy name. And he said, Wherefore is it that thou dost ask after my name? And he blessed him there.

King James Version (UK): Genesis 32:29
And Jacob asked him, and said, Tell me, I pray you, your name. And he said, Wherefore is it that you do ask after my name? And he blessed him there.

Webster's: Genesis 32:29
And Jacob asked him, and said, Tell me, I pray thee, thy name: And he said, why is it that thou dost ask after my name? and he blessed him there.

Youngs Literal Translation: Genesis 32:29
And Jacob asketh, and saith, `Declare, I pray thee, thy name;' and he saith, `Why `is' this, thou askest for My name?' and He blesseth him there.

Verses Related to Genesis 32-29

Genesis 32:26
The man said, "Let me go, for the day breaks." Jacob said, "I won't let you go, unless you bless me."

Genesis 32:27
He said to him, "What is your name?" He said, "Jacob."

Deuteronomy 29:29
The secret things belong to Yahweh our God; but the things that are revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may do all the words of this law.

Judges 13:18
The angel of Yahweh said to him, Why do you ask after my name, seeing it is wonderful?

Job 11:7
"Can you fathom the mystery of God? Or can you probe the limits of the Almighty?