Genesis 42:3
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then ten brothers of Joseph went down to buy grain from Egypt.

King James Bible
And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy corn in Egypt.

Darby Bible Translation
And Joseph's ten brethren went down to buy grain out of Egypt.

World English Bible
Joseph's ten brothers went down to buy grain from Egypt.

Young's Literal Translation
and the ten brethren of Joseph go down to buy corn in Egypt,

Genesis 42:3 Parallel
Commentary

Genesis 42:3 Parallel Commentaries

Library
The Upbringing of Jewish Children
The tenderness of the bond which united Jewish parents to their children appears even in the multiplicity and pictorialness of the expressions by which the various stages of child-life are designated in the Hebrew. Besides such general words as "ben" and "bath"--"son" and "daughter"--we find no fewer than nine different terms, each depicting a fresh stage of life. The first of these simply designates the babe as the newly--"born"--the "jeled," or, in the feminine, "jaldah"--as in Exodus 2:3, 6, 8.
Alfred Edersheim—Sketches of Jewish Social Life

Sign Seekers, and the Enthusiast Reproved.
(Galilee on the Same Day as the Last Section.) ^A Matt. XII. 38-45; ^C Luke XI. 24-36. ^c 29 And when the multitudes were gathering together unto him, ^a 38 Then certain of the scribes and Pharisees answered him, saying, Teacher, we would see a sign from thee. [Having been severely rebuked by Jesus, it is likely that the scribes and Pharisees asked for a sign that they might appear to the multitude more fair-minded and open to conviction than Jesus had represented them to be. Jesus had just wrought
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel

Cross References
Genesis 42:2
He said, "Behold, I have heard that there is grain in Egypt; go down there and buy some for us from that place, so that we may live and not die."

Genesis 42:4
But Jacob did not send Joseph's brother Benjamin with his brothers, for he said, "I am afraid that harm may befall him."

Jump to Previous
Buy Corn Egypt Grain Joseph Joseph's Ten
Jump to Next
Buy Corn Egypt Grain Joseph Joseph's Ten
Links
Genesis 42:3 NIV
Genesis 42:3 NLT
Genesis 42:3 ESV
Genesis 42:3 NASB
Genesis 42:3 KJV

Genesis 42:3 Bible Apps
Genesis 42:3 Biblia Paralela
Genesis 42:3 Chinese Bible
Genesis 42:3 French Bible
Genesis 42:3 German Bible

Genesis 42:3 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Genesis 42:2
Top of Page
Top of Page