Genesis 41:57

“And all countries came into Egypt to Joseph for to buy corn; because that the famine was so sore in all lands.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And all countreys came into Egypt to Ioseph, for to buy corne, because that the famine was so sore in all lands.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

{The people of} all the earth came to Egypt to buy grain from Joseph, because the famine was severe in all the earth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And all countries came into Egypt to Joseph to buy grain, because the famine was sore in all the earth.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And all lands sent to Egypt, to Joseph, to get grain, for the need was great over all the earth.
- Basic English Bible

And all countries came into Egypt to Joseph, to buy [grain], because the famine was grievous on the whole earth.
- Darby Bible

And all countries came into Egypt to Joseph to buy corn; because the famine was distressing in all lands.
- Webster's Bible

All countries came into Egypt, to Joseph, to buy grain, because the famine was severe in all the earth.
- World English Bible

and all the earth hath come to Egypt, to buy, unto Joseph, for the famine was severe in all the earth.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And all countries came into Egypt to Joseph to buy corn; because the famine was sore in all the earth.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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