New Living Translation
They remained in prison for quite some time, and the captain of the guard assigned them to Joseph, who looked after them.
King James Bible
And the captain of the guard charged Joseph with them, and he served them: and they continued a season in ward.
Darby Bible Translation
And the captain of the life-guard appointed Joseph to them, that he should attend on them. And they were several days in custody.
World English Bible
The captain of the guard assigned them to Joseph, and he took care of them. They stayed in prison many days.
Young's Literal Translation
and the chief of the executioners chargeth Joseph with them, and he serveth them; and they are days in charge.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
40:4 The captain of the guard, which was Potiphar, charged Joseph with them - Which intimates that he began now to be reconciled to him.
Meanwhile, the Midianite traders arrived in Egypt, where they sold Joseph to Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh, the king of Egypt. Potiphar was captain of the palace guard.
Before long, the warden put Joseph in charge of all the other prisoners and over everything that happened in the prison.
and he put them in the prison where Joseph was, in the palace of the captain of the guard.
While they were in prison, Pharaoh's cup-bearer and baker each had a dream one night, and each dream had its own meaning.
So Joseph put them all in prison for three days.
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