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Genesis 22:17 - Possess

Genesis 22:17 - That in blessing I will bless thee, and in multiplying I will multiply thy seed as the stars of the heaven, and as the sand which is upon the sea shore; and thy seed shall possess the gate of his enemies;
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
That H3588 כִּי
in blessing H1288 בָרַךְ
I will bless H1288 בָרַךְ
thee and in multiplying H7235 רָבָה
I will multiply H7235 רָבָה
thy seed H2233 זֶרַע
as the stars H3556 כּוֹכָב
of the heaven H8064 שָׁמַיִם
and as the sand H2344 חוֹל
which H834 אֲשֶׁר
is upon H5921 עַל
the sea H3220 יָם
shore H8193 שָׂפָה
and thy seed H2233 זֶרַע
shall possess H3423 יָרַשׁ
the gate H8179 שַׁעַר
of his enemies H341 אֹיֵב


Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.