Genesis 37:36

“And the Midianites sold him into Egypt unto Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, and captain of the guard.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Genesis 37:36

And the Medanites sold him into Egypt vnto Potiphar, an officer of Pharaohs, and captaine of the guard.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Meanwhile, the Midianites sold him in Egypt to Potiphar, Pharaoh's officer, the captain of the bodyguard.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the Midianites sold him into Egypt unto Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, the captain of the guard.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And in Egypt the men of Midian gave him for a price to Potiphar, a captain of high position in Pharaoh's house.
- Basic English Bible

And the Midianites sold him into Egypt, to Potiphar, a chamberlain of Pharaoh, the captain of the life-guard.
- Darby Bible

And the Midianites sold him into Egypt to Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, and captain of the guard.
- Webster's Bible

The Midianites sold him into Egypt to Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, the captain of the guard.
- World English Bible

And the Medanites have sold him unto Egypt, to Potiphar, a eunuch of Pharaoh, head of the executioners.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the Midianites sold him into Egypt unto Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, the captain of the guard.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Genesis 37:36

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 37:36


37:35 He refused to be comforted - He resolved to go down to the grave mourning; Great affection to any creature doth but prepare for so much the greater affliction, when it is either removed from us, or embittered to us: inordinate love commonly ends in immoderate grief.


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