Gen 4:2

(NIV)
Later she gave birth to his brother Abel.

Now Abel kept flocks, and Cain worked the soil.
(ESV)
And again, she bore his brother Abel. Now Abel was a keeper of sheep, and Cain a worker of the ground.

Gen 4:8

(NIV)
Now Cain said to his brother Abel, ‘Let’s go out to the field.’ While they were in the field, Cain attacked his brother Abel and killed him.

(ESV)
Cain spoke to Abel his brother. And when they were in the field, Cain rose up against his brother Abel and killed him.

Gen 4:9

(NIV)
Then the  Lord said to Cain, ‘Where is your brother Abel?’

‘I don’t know,’ he replied. ‘Am I my brother’s keeper?’

(ESV)
Then the  Lord said to Cain, “Where is Abel your brother?” He said, “I do not know; am I my brother’s keeper?”

Gen 4:10

(NIV)
The  Lord said, ‘What have you done? Listen! Your brother’s blood cries out to me from the ground.
(ESV)
And the  Lord said, “What have you done? The voice of your brother’s blood is crying to me from the ground.

Gen 4:11

(NIV)
Now you are under a curse and driven from the ground, which opened its mouth to receive your brother’s blood from your hand.
(ESV)
And now you are cursed from the ground, which has opened its mouth to receive your brother’s blood from your hand.

Gen 4:21

(NIV)
His brother’s name was Jubal; he was the father of all who play stringed instruments and pipes.
(ESV)
His brother’s name was Jubal; he was the father of all those who play the lyre and pipe.

Gen 9:5

(NIV)
And for your lifeblood I will surely demand an accounting. I will demand an accounting from every animal. And from each human being, too, I will demand an accounting for the life of another human being.

(ESV)
And for your lifeblood I will require a reckoning: from every beast I will require it and from man. From his fellow man I will require a reckoning for the life of man.

Gen 9:22

(NIV)
Ham, the father of Canaan, saw his father naked and told his two brothers outside.
(ESV)
And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father and told his two brothers outside.

Gen 9:25

(NIV)
he said,

‘Cursed be Canaan!
The lowest of slaves
will he be to his brothers.’
(ESV)
he said,

Cursed be Canaan;
a servant of servants shall he be to his brothers.”

Gen 10:21

(NIV)
Sons were also born to Shem, whose elder brother was Japheth; Shem was the ancestor of all the sons of Eber.

(ESV)
To Shem also, the father of all the children of Eber, the elder brother of Japheth, children were born.

Gen 10:25

(NIV)
Two sons were born to Eber:
One was named Peleg, because in his time the earth was divided; his brother was named Joktan.
(ESV)
To Eber were born two sons: the name of the one was Peleg for in his days the earth was divided, and his brother’s name was Joktan.

Gen 12:5

(NIV)
He took his wife Sarai, his nephew Lot, all the possessions they had accumulated and the people they had acquired in Harran, and they set out for the land of Canaan, and they arrived there.

(ESV)
And Abram took Sarai his wife, and Lot his brother’s son, and all their possessions that they had gathered, and the people that they had acquired in Haran, and they set out to go to the land of Canaan. When they came to the land of Canaan,

Gen 13:8

(NIV)
So Abram said to Lot, ‘Let’s not have any quarrelling between you and me, or between your herdsmen and mine, for we are close relatives.
(ESV)
Then Abram said to Lot, “Let there be no strife between you and me, and between your herdsmen and my herdsmen, for we are kinsmen.

Gen 13:11

(NIV)
So Lot chose for himself the whole plain of the Jordan and set out towards the east. The two men parted company:
(ESV)
So Lot chose for himself all the Jordan Valley, and Lot journeyed east. Thus they separated from each other.

Gen 14:12

(NIV)
They also carried off Abram’s nephew Lot and his possessions, since he was living in Sodom.

(ESV)
They also took Lot, the son of Abram’s brother, who was dwelling in Sodom, and his possessions, and went their way.

Gen 14:13

(NIV)
A man who had escaped came and reported this to Abram the Hebrew. Now Abram was living near the great trees of Mamre the Amorite, a brother of Eshkol and Aner, all of whom were allied with Abram.
(ESV)
Then one who had escaped came and told Abram the Hebrew, who was living by the oaks of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol and of Aner. These were allies of Abram.

Gen 14:14

(NIV)
When Abram heard that his relative had been taken captive, he called out the 318 trained men born in his household and went in pursuit as far as Dan.
(ESV)
When Abram heard that his kinsman had been taken captive, he led forth his trained men, born in his house, 318 of them, and went in pursuit as far as Dan.

Gen 14:16

(NIV)
He recovered all the goods and brought back his relative Lot and his possessions, together with the women and the other people.

(ESV)
Then he brought back all the possessions, and also brought back his kinsman Lot with his possessions, and the women and the people.

Gen 16:12

(NIV)
He will be a wild donkey of a man;
his hand will be against everyone
and everyone’s hand against him,
and he will live in hostility
towards all his brothers.’
(ESV)
He shall be a wild donkey of a man,
his hand against everyone
and everyone’s hand against him,
and he shall dwell over against all his kinsmen.”

Gen 19:7

(NIV)
and said, ‘No, my friends. Don’t do this wicked thing.
(ESV)
and said, “I beg you, my brothers, do not act so wickedly.

Gen 20:5

(NIV)
Did he not say to me, “She is my sister,” and didn’t she also say, “He is my brother”? I have done this with a clear conscience and clean hands.’

(ESV)
Did he not himself say to me, ‘She is my sister’? And she herself said, ‘He is my brother.’ In the integrity of my heart and the innocence of my hands I have done this.”

Gen 20:13

(NIV)
And when God caused me to wander from my father’s household, I said to her, “This is how you can show your love to me: Everywhere we go, say of me, ‘He is my brother.’”’

(ESV)
And when God caused me to wander from my father’s house, I said to her, ‘This is the kindness you must do me: at every place to which we come, say of me, “He is my brother.”’”

Gen 20:16

(NIV)
To Sarah he said, ‘I am giving your brother a thousand shekels of silver. This is to cover the offence against you before all who are with you; you are completely vindicated.’

(ESV)
To Sarah he said, “Behold, I have given your brother a thousand pieces of silver. It is a sign of your innocence in the eyes of all who are with you, and before everyone you are vindicated.”

Gen 22:20

(NIV)
Some time later Abraham was told, ‘Milkah is also a mother; she has borne sons to your brother Nahor:
(ESV)
Now after these things it was told to Abraham, “Behold, Milcah also has borne children to your brother Nahor:

Gen 22:21

(NIV)
Uz the firstborn, Buz his brother, Kemuel (the father of Aram),
(ESV)
Uz his firstborn Buz his brother, Kemuel the father of Aram,

Gen 22:23

(NIV)
Bethuel became the father of Rebekah. Milkah bore these eight sons to Abraham’s brother Nahor.
(ESV)
( Bethuel fathered Rebekah.) These eight Milcah bore to Nahor, Abraham’s brother.

Gen 24:15

(NIV)
Before he had finished praying, Rebekah came out with her jar on her shoulder. She was the daughter of Bethuel son of Milkah, who was the wife of Abraham’s brother Nahor.
(ESV)
Before he had finished speaking, behold, Rebekah, who was born to Bethuel the son of Milcah, the wife of Nahor, Abraham’s brother, came out with her water jar on her shoulder.

Gen 24:27

(NIV)
saying, ‘Praise be to the  Lord, the God of my master Abraham, who has not abandoned his kindness and faithfulness to my master. As for me, the  Lord has led me on the journey to the house of my master’s relatives.’

(ESV)
and said, “Blessed be the  Lord, the God of my master Abraham, who has not forsaken his steadfast love and his faithfulness toward my master. As for me, the  Lord has led me in the way to the house of my master’s kinsmen.”

Gen 24:29

(NIV)
Now Rebekah had a brother named Laban, and he hurried out to the man at the spring.
(ESV)
Rebekah had a brother whose name was Laban. Laban ran out toward the man, to the spring.

Gen 24:48

(NIV)
and I bowed down and worshipped the  Lord. I praised the  Lord, the God of my master Abraham, who had led me on the right road to get the granddaughter of my master’s brother for his son.
(ESV)
Then I bowed my head and worshiped the  Lord and blessed the  Lord the God of my master Abraham, who had led me by the right way to take the daughter of my master’s kinsman for his son.

Gen 24:53

(NIV)
Then the servant brought out gold and silver jewellery and articles of clothing and gave them to Rebekah; he also gave costly gifts to her brother and to her mother.
(ESV)
And the servant brought out jewelry of silver and of gold, and garments, and gave them to Rebekah. He also gave to her brother and to her mother costly ornaments.

Gen 24:55

(NIV)
But her brother and her mother replied, ‘Let the young woman remain with us ten days or so; then you may go.’

(ESV)
Her brother and her mother said, “Let the young woman remain with us a while, at least ten days; after that she may go.”

Gen 25:18

(NIV)
His descendants settled in the area from Havilah to Shur, near the eastern border of Egypt, as you go towards Ashur. And they lived in hostility towards all the tribes related to them.

(ESV)
They settled from Havilah to Shur, which is opposite Egypt in the direction of Assyria. He settled over against all his kinsmen.

Gen 25:26

(NIV)
After this, his brother came out, with his hand grasping Esau’s heel; so he was named Jacob. Isaac was sixty years old when Rebekah gave birth to them.

(ESV)
Afterward his brother came out with his hand holding Esau’s heel, so his name was called Jacob. Isaac was sixty years old when she bore them.

Gen 26:31

(NIV)
Early the next morning the men swore an oath to each other. Then Isaac sent them on their way, and they went away peacefully.

(ESV)
In the morning they rose early and exchanged oaths. And Isaac sent them on their way, and they departed from him in peace.

Gen 27:6

(NIV)
Rebekah said to her son Jacob, ‘Look, I overheard your father say to your brother Esau,
(ESV)
Rebekah said to her son Jacob, “I heard your father speak to your brother Esau,

Gen 27:11

(NIV)
Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, ‘But my brother Esau is a hairy man while I have smooth skin.
(ESV)
But Jacob said to Rebekah his mother, “Behold, my brother Esau is a hairy man, and I am a smooth man.

Gen 27:23

(NIV)
He did not recognise him, for his hands were hairy like those of his brother Esau; so he proceeded to bless him.
(ESV)
And he did not recognize him, because his hands were hairy like his brother Esau’s hands. So he blessed him.

Gen 27:29

(NIV)
May nations serve you
and peoples bow down to you.
Be lord over your brothers,
and may the sons of your mother bow down to you.
May those who curse you be cursed
and those who bless you be blessed.’
(ESV)
Let peoples serve you,
and nations bow down to you.
Be lord over your brothers,
and may your mother’s sons bow down to you.
Cursed be everyone who curses you,
and blessed be everyone who blesses you!”

Gen 27:30

(NIV)
After Isaac finished blessing him, and Jacob had scarcely left his father’s presence, his brother Esau came in from hunting.
(ESV)
As soon as Isaac had finished blessing Jacob, when Jacob had scarcely gone out from the presence of Isaac his father, Esau his brother came in from his hunting.

Gen 27:35

(NIV)
But he said, ‘Your brother came deceitfully and took your blessing.’

(ESV)
But he said, “Your brother came deceitfully, and he has taken away your blessing.”

Gen 27:37

(NIV)
Isaac answered Esau, ‘I have made him lord over you and have made all his relatives his servants, and I have sustained him with grain and new wine. So what can I possibly do for you, my son?’

(ESV)
Isaac answered and said to Esau, “Behold I have made him lord over you, and all his brothers I have given to him for servants, and with grain and wine I have sustained him. What then can I do for you, my son?”

Gen 27:40

(NIV)
You will live by the sword
and you will serve your brother.
But when you grow restless,
you will throw his yoke
from off your neck.’
(ESV)
By your sword you shall live,
and you shall serve your brother;
but when you grow restless
you shall break his yoke from your neck.”

Gen 27:41

(NIV)
Esau held a grudge against Jacob because of the blessing his father had given him. He said to himself, ‘The days of mourning for my father are near; then I will kill my brother Jacob.’

(ESV)
Now Esau hated Jacob because of the blessing with which his father had blessed him, and Esau said to himself, “The days of mourning for my father are approaching; then I will kill my brother Jacob.”

Gen 27:42

(NIV)
When Rebekah was told what her elder son Esau had said, she sent for her younger son Jacob and said to him, ‘Your brother Esau is planning to avenge himself by killing you.
(ESV)
But the words of Esau her older son were told to Rebekah. So she sent and called Jacob her younger son and said to him, “Behold, your brother Esau comforts himself about you by planning to kill you.

Gen 27:43

(NIV)
Now then, my son, do what I say: flee at once to my brother Laban in Harran.
(ESV)
Now therefore, my son, obey my voice. Arise, flee to Laban my brother in Haran

Gen 27:44

(NIV)
Stay with him for a while until your brother’s fury subsides.
(ESV)
and stay with him a while, until your brother’s fury turns away

Gen 27:45

(NIV)
When your brother is no longer angry with you and forgets what you did to him, I’ll send word for you to come back from there. Why should I lose both of you in one day?’

(ESV)
until your brother’s anger turns away from you, and he forgets what you have done to him. Then I will send and bring you from there. Why should I be bereft of you both in one day?”

Gen 28:2

(NIV)
Go at once to Paddan Aram, to the house of your mother’s father Bethuel. Take a wife for yourself there, from among the daughters of Laban, your mother’s brother.
(ESV)
Arise, go to Paddan-aram to the house of Bethuel your mother’s father, and take as your wife from there one of the daughters of Laban your mother’s brother.

Gen 28:5

(NIV)
Then Isaac sent Jacob on his way, and he went to Paddan Aram, to Laban son of Bethuel the Aramean, the brother of Rebekah, who was the mother of Jacob and Esau.

(ESV)
Thus Isaac sent Jacob away. And he went to Paddan-aram, to Laban, the son of Bethuel the Aramean, the brother of Rebekah, Jacob’s and Esau’s mother.

Gen 29:4

(NIV)
Jacob asked the shepherds, ‘My brothers, where are you from?’

‘We’re from Harran,’ they replied.

(ESV)
Jacob said to them, “My brothers, where do you come from?” They said “We are from Haran.”

Gen 29:10

(NIV)
When Jacob saw Rachel daughter of his uncle Laban, and Laban’s sheep, he went over and rolled the stone away from the mouth of the well and watered his uncle’s sheep.
(ESV)
Now as soon as Jacob saw Rachel the daughter of Laban his mother’s brother, and the sheep of Laban his mother’s brother, Jacob came near and rolled the stone from the well’s mouth and watered the flock of Laban his mother’s brother.

Gen 29:12

(NIV)
He had told Rachel that he was a relative of her father and a son of Rebekah. So she ran and told her father.

(ESV)
And Jacob told Rachel that he was her father’s kinsman, and that he was Rebekah’s son, and she ran and told her father.

Gen 29:15

(NIV)
Laban said to him, ‘Just because you are a relative of mine, should you work for me for nothing? Tell me what your wages should be.’

(ESV)
Then Laban said to Jacob, “Because you are my kinsman, should you therefore serve me for nothing? Tell me, what shall your wages be?”

Gen 31:23

(NIV)
Taking his relatives with him, he pursued Jacob for seven days and caught up with him in the hill country of Gilead.
(ESV)
he took his kinsmen with him and pursued him for seven days and followed close after him into the hill country of Gilead.

Gen 31:25

(NIV)
Jacob had pitched his tent in the hill country of Gilead when Laban overtook him, and Laban and his relatives camped there too.
(ESV)
And Laban overtook Jacob. Now Jacob had pitched his tent in the hill country, and Laban with his kinsmen pitched tents in the hill country of Gilead.

Gen 31:32

(NIV)
But if you find anyone who has your gods, that person shall not live. In the presence of our relatives, see for yourself whether there is anything of yours here with me; and if so, take it.’ Now Jacob did not know that Rachel had stolen the gods.

(ESV)
Anyone with whom you find your gods shall not live. In the presence of our kinsmen point out what I have that is yours, and take it.” Now Jacob did not know that Rachel had stolen them.

Gen 31:37

(NIV)
Now that you have searched through all my goods, what have you found that belongs to your household? Put it here in front of your relatives and mine, and let them judge between the two of us.

(ESV)
For you have felt through all my goods; what have you found of all your household goods? Set it here before my kinsmen and your kinsmen, that they may decide between us two.

Gen 31:46

(NIV)
He said to his relatives, ‘Gather some stones.’ So they took stones and piled them in a heap, and they ate there by the heap.
(ESV)
And Jacob said to his kinsmen, “Gather stones.” And they took stones and made a heap, and they ate there by the heap.

Gen 31:54

(NIV)
He offered a sacrifice there in the hill country and invited his relatives to a meal. After they had eaten, they spent the night there.

(ESV)
and Jacob offered a sacrifice in the hill country and called his kinsmen to eat bread. They ate bread and spent the night in the hill country.

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