Genesis 44:29
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English Standard Version
If you take this one also from me, and harm happens to him, you will bring down my gray hairs in evil to Sheol.’

King James Bible
And if ye take this also from me, and mischief befall him, ye shall bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to the grave.

American Standard Version
and if ye take this one also from me, and harm befall him, ye will bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to Sheol.

Douay-Rheims Bible
If you take this also, and any thing befall him in the way you will bring down my gray hairs with sorrow unto hell.

English Revised Version
and if ye take this one also from me, and mischief befall him, ye shall bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to the grave.

Webster's Bible Translation
And if ye take this also from me, and mischief shall befall him, ye will bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to the grave.

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Commentary
Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

To "set eyes upon him" signifies, with a gracious intention, to show him good-will (as in Jeremiah 39:12; Jeremiah 40:4).

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And if.

Genesis 42:36,38 And Jacob their father said to them, Me have you bereaved of my children: Joseph is not, and Simeon is not...

Genesis 43:14 And God Almighty give you mercy before the man, that he may send away your other brother, and Benjamin. If I be bereaved of my children...

Psalm 88:3,4 For my soul is full of troubles: and my life draws near to the grave...

sorrow.

Genesis 44:31 It shall come to pass, when he sees that the lad is not with us, that he will die...

Genesis 42:38 And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he is left alone...

Deuteronomy 31:17 Then my anger shall be kindled against them in that day, and I will forsake them, and I will hide my face from them...

Psalm 88:4 I am counted with them that go down into the pit: I am as a man that has no strength:

Cross References
Genesis 37:35
All his sons and all his daughters rose up to comfort him, but he refused to be comforted and said, "No, I shall go down to Sheol to my son, mourning." Thus his father wept for him.

Genesis 42:38
But he said, "My son shall not go down with you, for his brother is dead, and he is the only one left. If harm should happen to him on the journey that you are to make, you would bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to Sheol."

Genesis 44:31
as soon as he sees that the boy is not with us, he will die, and your servants will bring down the gray hairs of your servant our father with sorrow to Sheol.

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