Genesis 47:12

“And Joseph nourished his father, and his brethren, and all his father's household, with bread, according to their families.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Genesis 47:12

And Ioseph nourished his father and his brethren, and all his fathers houshold with bread, according to their families.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Joseph provided his father and his brothers and all his father's household with food, according to their little ones.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Joseph nourished his father, and his brethren, and all his father's household, with bread, according to their families.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Joseph took care of his father and his brothers and all his father's people, giving them food for the needs of their families.
- Basic English Bible

And Joseph maintained his father, and his brethren, and all his father's household, with bread, according to the number of the little ones.
- Darby Bible

And Joseph nourished his father, and his brethren, and all his father's household, with bread according to their families.
- Webster's Bible

Joseph nourished his father, his brothers, and all of his father's household, with bread, according to their families.
- World English Bible

and Joseph nourisheth his father, and his brethren, and all the house of his father [with] bread, according to the mouth of the infants.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Joseph sustained his father, and his brethren, and all his father's household, with bread, according to the want of their little ones.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Genesis 47:12

Wesley's Notes for Genesis 47:12


47:10 And Jacob blessed Pharaoh - Which was not only an act of civility but an act of piety; he prayed for him, as one having the authority of a prophet and a patriarch: and a patriarch's blessing was not a thing to be despised, no not by a potent prince.


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