Esau

[ ee-saw ]
/ ˈi sɔ /

noun

a son of Isaac and Rebekah, twin brother of Jacob, to whom he sold his birthright. Gen. 25:21–25.

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Esau
/ (ˈiːsɔː) /

noun

Bible son of Isaac and Rebecca and twin brother of Jacob, to whom he sold his birthright (Genesis 25)
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