Genesis 39:18
New International Version
But as soon as I screamed for help, he left his cloak beside me and ran out of the house."

New Living Translation
“But when I screamed, he ran outside, leaving his cloak with me!”

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

Berean Study Bible
but when I screamed for help, he left his cloak beside me and ran out of the house.”

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

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

New American Standard Bible
but when I raised my voice and screamed, he left his garment beside me and fled outside.”

NASB 1995
and as I raised my voice and screamed, he left his garment beside me and fled outside."

NASB 1977
and it happened as I raised my voice and screamed, that he left his garment beside me and fled outside.”

Amplified Bible
then as soon as I raised my voice and screamed, he left his robe with me and ran outside [the house].”

Christian Standard Bible
but when I screamed for help, he left his garment beside me and ran outside.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
but when I screamed for help, he left his garment with me and ran outside."

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

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And when I lifted my voice and I cried out, he left his garment in my hands 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 departed forth.

Contemporary English Version
But when I screamed for help, he left his coat and ran out of the house."

Douay-Rheims Bible
And when he heard me cry, he left the garment which I held, and fled out.

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

Good News Translation
But when I screamed, he ran outside, leaving his robe beside me."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
But when I screamed, he ran outside and left his clothes with me."

International Standard Version
But when I started to scream, he left his outer garment with me and ran outside."

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

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

NET Bible
but when I raised my voice and screamed, he left his outer garment and ran outside."

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

World English Bible
and it happened, as 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 I lift my voice and call, that he leaveth his garment near me, and fleeth without.'

Additional Translations ...
Context
Joseph Falsely Imprisoned
17Then she told him the same story: “The Hebrew slave you brought us came to me to make sport of me, 18 but when I screamed for help, he left his cloak beside me and ran out of the house.” 19When his master heard the story his wife told him, saying, “This is what your slave did to me,” he burned with anger.…

Cross References
Genesis 39:17
Then she told him the same story: "The Hebrew slave you brought us came to me to make sport of me,

Genesis 39:19
When his master heard the story his wife told him, saying, "This is what your slave did to me," he burned with anger.


Treasury of Scripture

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

came to pass.

Genesis 39:14
That she called unto the men of her house, and spake unto them, saying, See, he hath brought in an Hebrew unto us to mock us; he came in unto me to lie with me, and I cried with a loud voice:

Exodus 20:16
Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbour.

Exodus 23:1
Thou shalt not raise a false report: put not thine hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness.

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.











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
but when I screamed for help,
כַּהֲרִימִ֥י (ka·hă·rî·mî)
Preposition-k | Verb - Hifil - Infinitive construct | first person common singular
Strong's 7311: To be high actively, to rise, raise

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

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

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

and ran
וַיָּ֥נָס (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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