Genesis 40:17
New International Version
In the top basket were all kinds of baked goods for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head.”

New Living Translation
The top basket contained all kinds of pastries for Pharaoh, but the birds came and ate them from the basket on my head.”

English Standard Version
and in the uppermost basket there were all sorts of baked food for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating it out of the basket on my head.”

Berean Study Bible
In the top basket were all sorts of baked goods for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head.”

King James Bible
And in the uppermost basket there was of all manner of bakemeats for Pharaoh; and the birds did eat them out of the basket upon my head.

New King James Version
In the uppermost basket were all kinds of baked goods for Pharaoh, and the birds ate them out of the basket on my head.”

New American Standard Bible
and in the top basket there were some of all kinds of baked food for Pharaoh, and the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head.”

NASB 1995
and in the top basket there were some of all sorts of baked food for Pharaoh, and the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head.”

NASB 1977
and in the top basket there were some of all sorts of baked food for Pharaoh, and the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head.”

Amplified Bible
and in the top basket there were some of all sorts of baked food for Pharaoh, but the birds [of prey] were eating [these foods] out of the basket on my head.”

Christian Standard Bible
In the top basket were all sorts of baked goods for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
In the top basket were all sorts of baked goods for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head."”

American Standard Version
and in the uppermost basket there was of all manner of baked food for Pharaoh; and the birds did eat them out of the basket upon my head.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And in the upper basket was some of every food of Pharaoh, products of the Baker, and winged creatures ate them from the basket from the top of my head.”

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And in the upper basket there was the work of the baker of every kind which Pharao eats; and the fowls of the air ate them out of the basket that was on my head.

Contemporary English Version
The top basket was full of all kinds of baked things for the king, but birds were eating them."

Douay-Rheims Bible
And that in one basket which was uppermost, I carried all meats that are made by the art of baking, and that the birds ate out of it.

English Revised Version
and in the uppermost basket there was of all manner of bakemeats for Pharaoh; and the birds did eat them out of the basket upon my head.

Good News Translation
In the top basket there were all kinds of baked goods for the king, and the birds were eating them."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The top basket contained all kinds of baked goods for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head."

International Standard Version
There was all kinds of food in the basket that was on top, including baked food for Pharaoh. The birds were eating them from the basket on my head."

JPS Tanakh 1917
and in the uppermost basket there was of all manner of baked food for Pharaoh; and the birds did eat them out of the basket upon my head.'

Literal Standard Version
and in the highest basket [are] of all [kinds] of Pharaoh’s food, work of a baker; and the birds are eating them out of the basket, from off my head.”

NET Bible
In the top basket there were baked goods of every kind for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating them from the basket that was on my head."

New Heart English Bible
In the top basket there was all kinds of baked goods for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head."

World English Bible
In the uppermost basket there was all kinds of baked food for Pharaoh, and the birds ate them out of the basket on my head."

Young's Literal Translation
and in the uppermost basket are of all kinds of Pharaoh's food, work of a baker; and the birds are eating them out of the basket, from off my head.'

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Cupbearer and the Baker
16When the chief baker saw that the interpretation was favorable, he said to Joseph, “I too had a dream: There were three baskets of white bread on my head. 17In the top basket were all sorts of baked goods for Pharaoh, but the birds were eating them out of the basket on my head.” 18Joseph replied, “This is the interpretation: The three baskets are three days.…

Cross References
Genesis 40:16
When the chief baker saw that the interpretation was favorable, he said to Joseph, "I too had a dream: There were three baskets of white bread on my head.

Genesis 40:18
Joseph replied, "This is the interpretation: The three baskets are three days.


Treasury of Scripture

And in the uppermost basket there was of all manner of bakemeats for Pharaoh; and the birds did eat them out of the basket on my head.

bake-meats.

Genesis 49:20
Out of Asher his bread shall be fat, and he shall yield royal dainties.

1 Chronicles 12:20
As he went to Ziklag, there fell to him of Manasseh, Adnah, and Jozabad, and Jediael, and Michael, and Jozabad, and Elihu, and Zilthai, captains of the thousands that were of Manasseh.











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
In the top
הָֽעֶלְי֔וֹן (hā·‘el·yō·wn)
Article | Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 5945: An elevation, lofty, as title, the Supreme

basket
וּבַסַּ֣ל (ū·ḇas·sal)
Conjunctive waw, Preposition-b, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5536: A willow twig, an osier, as woven into a, basket

were all sorts of
מִכֹּ֛ל (mik·kōl)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

baked
אֹפֶ֑ה (’ō·p̄eh)
Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 644: To cook, to bake

goods
מַאֲכַ֥ל (ma·’ă·ḵal)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3978: An eatable

for Pharaoh,
פַּרְעֹ֖ה (par·‘ōh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 6547: Pharaoh -- a title of Egypt kings

but the birds
וְהָע֗וֹף (wə·hā·‘ō·wp̄)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5775: Flying creatures

were eating
אֹכֵ֥ל (’ō·ḵêl)
Verb - Qal - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 398: To eat

them out of
מִן־ (min-)
Preposition
Strong's 4480: A part of, from, out of

the basket
הַסַּ֖ל (has·sal)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5536: A willow twig, an osier, as woven into a, basket

on
מֵעַ֥ל (mê·‘al)
Preposition-m
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

my head.”
רֹאשִֽׁי׃ (rō·šî)
Noun - masculine singular construct | first person common singular
Strong's 7218: The head


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