Genesis 39:15
New International Version
When he heard me scream for help, he left his cloak beside me and ran out of the house."

New Living Translation
When he heard me scream, he ran outside and got away, but he left his cloak behind with me.”

English Standard Version
And as soon as he heard that I lifted up my voice and cried out, he left his garment beside me and fled and got out of the house.”

Berean Study Bible
When he heard me scream for help, he left his cloak beside me and ran out of the house.”

King James Bible
And it came to pass, when he heard that I lifted up my voice and cried, that he left his garment with me, and fled, and got him out.

New King James Version
And it happened, when he heard that I lifted my voice and cried out, that he left his garment with me, and fled and went outside.”

New American Standard Bible
When he heard that I raised my voice and screamed, he left his garment beside me and fled and went outside.”

NASB 1995
"When he heard that I raised my voice and screamed, he left his garment beside me and fled and went outside."

NASB 1977
“And it came about when he heard that I raised my voice and screamed, that he left his garment beside me and fled, and went outside.”

Amplified Bible
When he heard me screaming, he left his robe with me and ran outside [the house].”

Christian Standard Bible
When he heard me screaming for help, he left his garment beside me and ran outside.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
When he heard me screaming for help, he left his garment with me and ran outside."

American Standard Version
and it came to pass, when he heard that I lifted up my voice and cried, that he left his garment by me, and fled, and got him out.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And when he heard that I lifted up my voice and I cried out, he left his garment with me and fled; he went out to the street.”

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And when he heard that I lifted up my voice and cried, having left his clothes with me, he fled, and went forth out.

Contemporary English Version
And when he heard me scream, he ran out of the house, leaving his coat with me."

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he heard my voice, he left the garment that I held, and got him out.

English Revised Version
and it came to pass, when he heard that I lifted up my voice and cried, that he left his garment by me, and fled, and got him out.

Good News Translation
When he heard me scream, he ran outside, leaving his robe beside me."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
As soon as he heard me scream, he ran outside and left his clothes with me."

International Standard Version
When he heard me starting to scream, he left his outer garment with me and fled outside."

JPS Tanakh 1917
And it came to pass, when he heard that I lifted up my voice and cried, that he left his garment by me, and fled, and got him out.'

Literal Standard Version
and it comes to pass, when he hears that I have lifted up my voice and call, that he leaves his garment near me, and flees, and goes outside.”

NET Bible
When he heard me raise my voice and scream, he left his outer garment beside me and ran outside."

New Heart English Bible
It happened, when he heard that I raised my voice and cried out, that he left his garment by me and ran outside."

World English Bible
It happened, when he heard that I lifted up my voice and cried, that he left his garment by me, and ran outside."

Young's Literal Translation
and it cometh to pass, when he heareth that I have lifted up my voice and call, that he leaveth his garment near me, and fleeth, and goeth without.'

Additional Translations ...
Context
Joseph Falsely Imprisoned
14she called her household servants. “Look,” she said, “this Hebrew has been brought to us to make sport of us. He came to me so he could sleep with me, but I screamed as loud as I could. 15 When he heard me scream for help, he left his cloak beside me and ran out of the house.” 16So Potiphar’s wife kept Joseph’s cloak beside her until his master came home.…

Cross References
Genesis 39:14
she called her household servants. "Look," she said, "this Hebrew has been brought to us to make sport of us. He came to me so he could sleep with me, but I screamed as loud as I could.

Genesis 39:16
So Potiphar's wife kept Joseph's cloak beside her until his master came home.


Treasury of Scripture

And it came to pass, when he heard that I lifted up my voice and cried, that he left his garment with me, and fled, and got him out.

came to pass.

Genesis 38:1
And it came to pass at that time, that Judah went down from his brethren, and turned in to a certain Adullamite, whose name was Hirah.

lifted.

Genesis 22:13
And Abraham lifted up his eyes, and looked, and behold behind him a ram caught in a thicket by his horns: and Abraham went and took the ram, and offered him up for a burnt offering in the stead of his son.

his garment.

Genesis 39:12,13
And she caught him by his garment, saying, Lie with me: and he left his garment in her hand, and fled, and got him out…











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
When he heard
כְשָׁמְע֔וֹ (ḵə·šā·mə·‘ōw)
Preposition-k | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 8085: To hear intelligently

me scream for help,
הֲרִימֹ֥תִי (hă·rî·mō·ṯî)
Verb - Hifil - Perfect - first person common singular
Strong's 7311: To be high actively, to rise, raise

he left
וַיַּעֲזֹ֤ב (way·ya·‘ă·zōḇ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5800: To loosen, relinquish, permit

his cloak
בִּגְדוֹ֙ (biḡ·ḏōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 899: A covering, clothing, treachery, pillage

beside me
אֶצְלִ֔י (’eṣ·lî)
Preposition | first person common singular
Strong's 681: A joining together, proximity

and ran
וַיָּ֖נָס (way·yā·nās)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5127: To flit, vanish away

out [of the house].”
הַחֽוּצָה׃ (ha·ḥū·ṣāh)
Article | Noun - masculine singular | third person feminine singular
Strong's 2351: Separate by a, wall, outside, outdoors


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