||That day, [Laban] removed the ringed and streaked he-goats, and all the spotted and streaked she-goats - every one with a trace of white. [He also removed] every sheep with dark markings. These he gave to his sons.
Vayasar bayom hahu et-hateyashim ha'akudim vehatlu'im ve'et kol-ha'izim hanekudot vehatlu'ot kol-asher-Lavan bo vechol-chum baksavim vayiten beyad-banav.
|trace of white|
In the ancient middle east, goats usually were completely black.