Genesis 44:22

“And we said unto my lord, The lad cannot leave his father: for if he should leave his father, his father would die.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And we said vnto my lord, The lad cannot leaue his father: for if hee should leaue his father, his father would die.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But we said to my lord, 'The lad cannot leave his father, for if he should leave his father, his father would die.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And we said unto my lord, The lad cannot leave his father: for if he should leave his father, his father would die.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And we said to my lord, His father will not let him go; for if he went away his father would come to his death.
- Basic English Bible

And we said to my lord, The youth cannot leave his father: if he should leave his father, [his father] would die.
- Darby Bible

And we said to my lord, The lad cannot leave his father; for if he should leave his father, his father would die.
- Webster's Bible

We said to my lord, 'The boy can't leave his father: for if he should leave his father, his father would die.'
- World English Bible

and we say unto my lord, The youth is not able to leave his father, when he hath left his father, then he hath died;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And we said unto my lord: The lad cannot leave his father; for if he should leave his father, his father would die.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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