Genesis 37:33 Commentary - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and GraphicsAnd. Note the Figure of speech Polysyndeton (App-6), in verses: Gen 37:33, Gen 37:34, to emphasize the successive steps in Jacob's grief.
without doubt. Figure of speech Polyptoton, "tearing he has been torn". Deceived by the blood of a kid, as he had deceived his father with the skin of a kid, Gen 27:16.
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