Genesis 42:5

“And the sons of Israel came to buy corn among those that came: for the famine was in the land of Canaan.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the sonnes of Israel came to buy corne among those that came: for the famine was in the land of Canaan.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So the sons of Israel came to buy grain among those who were coming, for the famine was in the land of Canaan {also.}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the sons of Israel came to buy among those that came: for the famine was in the land of Canaan.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the sons of Israel came with all the others to get grain: for they were very short of food in the land of Canaan.
- Basic English Bible

So the sons of Israel came to buy [grain] among those that came; for the famine was in the land of Canaan.
- Darby Bible

And the sons of Israel came to buy corn among those that came: for the famine was in the land of Canaan.
- Webster's Bible

The sons of Israel came to buy among those who came, for the famine was in the land of Canaan.
- World English Bible

And the sons of Israel come to buy in the midst of those coming, for the famine hath been in the land of Canaan,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the sons of Israel came to buy among those that came; for the famine was in the land of Caanan.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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