Genesis 42:3

“And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy corn in Egypt.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Genesis 42:3

And Iosephs ten brethren went downe to buy corne in Egypt.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then ten brothers of Joseph went down to buy grain from Egypt.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy grain from Egypt.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So Joseph's ten brothers went down to get grain from Egypt.
- Basic English Bible

And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy [grain] out of Egypt.
- Darby Bible

And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy corn in Egypt.
- Webster's Bible

Joseph's ten brothers went down to buy grain from Egypt.
- World English Bible

and the ten brethren of Joseph go down to buy corn in Egypt,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy corn from Egypt.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Genesis 42:3

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 42:3


42:1 Jacob saw that there was corn - That is, he saw the corn that his neighbours had bought there and brought home.

42:2 Get you down thither - Masters of families must not only pray for daily bread for their families, but must with care and industry provide it.


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