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Genesis 25:34 - Birthright

Genesis 25:34 - Then Jacob gave Esau bread and pottage of lentiles; and he did eat and drink, and rose up, and went his way: thus Esau despised his birthright.
Verse Strongs No. Hebrew
Then Jacob H3290 יַעֲקֹב
gave H5414 נָתַן
Esau H6215 עֵשָׂו
bread H3899 לֶחֶם
and pottage H5138 נָזִיד
of lentiles H5742 עָדָשׁ
and he did eat H398 אָכַל
and drink H8354 שָׁתָה
and rose up H6965 קוּם
and went his way H1980 הָלַךְ
thus Esau H6215 עֵשָׂו
despised H959 בָּזָה
his birthright H1062 בְּכוֹרָה


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