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18 And Jacob came in peace to the city of Shechem, which is in the land of Canaan, when he came from Paddan-aram; and encamped before the city.
18 And Jacob came to Salem, a city of Secima, which is in the land of Chanaan, when he departed out of Mesopotamia of Syria, and took up a position in front of the city.
18 And he crossed over to Salem, a city of the Shechemites, which is in the land of Canaan, after he returned from Mesopotamia of Syria. And he lived near the town.
19 And he bought the parcel of ground, where he had spread his tent, at the hand of the children of Hamor, Shechem's father, for a hundred pieces of money.
19 And he bought the portion of the field, where he pitched his tent, of Emmor the father of Sychem, for a hundred lambs.
19 And he bought a parcel of a field from the children of Hamor, father of Shechem, for a hundred ewes.
20 And he erected there an altar, and called it El-elohe-Israel.
20 And erecting an altar there, he invoked upon it the most strong God of Israel.
20 And he pitched his tent there, and erected an altar, and called it El-Alaha di Israel (God, the God of Israel).