Genesis 35:10 New International Version

10  God said to him, "Your name is Jacob,[1] but you will no longer be called Jacob; your name will be Israel.[2] " So he named him Israel.


[1] 35:10 "Jacob" means "he grasps the heel" , a Hebrew idiom for "he deceives" .

[2] 35:10 "Israel" probably means "he struggles with God."

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