Exodus 1:1

“Now these are the names of the children of Israel, which came into Egypt; every man and his household came with Jacob.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Nowe these are the names of the children of Israel, which came into Egypt, euery man & his household, came with Iacob.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now these are the names of the sons of Israel who came to Egypt with Jacob; they came each one with his household:
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now these are the names of the sons of Israel, who came into Egypt (every man and his household came with Jacob):
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now these are the names of the sons of Israel who came into Egypt; every man and his family came with Jacob.
- Basic English Bible

And these are the names of the sons of Israel who had come into Egypt; with Jacob had they come, each with his household:
- Darby Bible

Now these are the names of the children of Israel, who came into Egypt; every man and his household came with Jacob.
- Webster's Bible

Now these are the names of the sons of Israel, who came into Egypt (every man and his household came with Jacob):
- World English Bible

And these [are] the names of the sons of Israel who are coming into Egypt with Jacob; a man and his household have they come;
- Youngs Literal Bible

NOW THESE are the names of the sons of Israel, who came into Egypt with Jacob; every man came with his household:
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Exodus 1:1


1:1 Every man of his household - That is, children and grand - children.


Discussion for Exodus 1

  • Anita Fore
    Let US MAKE MAN in our image after OUR LIKENESS . They were ALL there creating everything together at the creation, God the father, God the Son,and God the Holy Spirit.
  • Bruce
    Irene:--- And now, O Father,glorify thou me with thine own self with the glory which I had with the before the world was John 17:5
  • A disciple
    "For the Lord GOD of hosts shall make a consumption, even determined, in the midst of all the land. Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD of hosts, O my people that dwell in Zion, be not afraid of the Assyrian: he shall smite thee with a rod, and shall lift up his staff against thee, after the manner of Egypt." Isaiah 10:23-24 The whole world will be like it was for Israel in Egypt, when Jesus comes.
  • Marilynn Brewington
    I think it shows how in the beginning Jehovah God had mercy on Adam and Eve,and how to not take people or God for granted in any way cause you will need both of them.
  • Evie
    To Irene - In the beginning was the
    Word and the Word was with God and the Word was God. The Word became flesh and dwelt among us.
  • Eric
    Irene123 - Read John 1:1

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