New International Version
Then 'a new king, to whom Joseph meant nothing, came to power in Egypt.'
King James Bible
Till another king arose, which knew not Joseph.
Darby Bible Translation
until another king over Egypt arose who did not know Joseph.
World English Bible
until there arose a different king, who didn't know Joseph.
Young's Literal Translation
till another king rose, who had not known Joseph;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Which knew not Joseph - That is, did not approve of him, of his mode of governing the kingdom, nor of his people, nor of his God. See the note on Exodus 1:8.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
'Behold, I see the heavens opened, and the Son of man standing on the right hand of God'--ACTS vii. 56. I. The vision of the Son of Man, or the abiding manhood of Jesus. Stephen's Greek name, and his belonging to the Hellenistic part of the Church, make it probable that he had never seen Jesus during His earthly life. If so, how beautiful that he should thus see and recognise Him! How significant, in any case, is it he should instinctively have taken on his lips that name, 'the Son of Man,' to designate …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture: The Acts
The Prayer of Stephen.
Whether Christ's Birth Should have Been Manifested by Means of the Angels and the Star?
Whether it is Fitting that Christ Should Sit at the Right Hand of God the Father?
Then a new king, to whom Joseph meant nothing, came to power in Egypt.
He dealt treacherously with our people and oppressed our ancestors by forcing them to throw out their newborn babies so that they would die.
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