New Living Translation
And people from all around came to Egypt to buy grain from Joseph because the famine was severe throughout the world.
King James Bible
And all countries came into Egypt to Joseph for to buy corn; because that the famine was so sore in all lands.
Darby Bible Translation
And all countries came into Egypt to Joseph, to buy grain, because the famine was grievous on the whole earth.
World English Bible
All countries came into Egypt, to Joseph, to buy grain, because the famine was severe in all the earth.
Young's Literal Translation
and all the earth hath come to Egypt, to buy, unto Joseph, for the famine was severe in all the earth.
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LibraryAppendix 2 Extracts from the Babylon Talmud
Massecheth Berachoth, or Tractate on Benedictions  Mishnah--From what time is the "Shema" said in the evening? From the hour that the priests entered to eat of their therumah  until the end of the first night watch.  These are the words of Rabbi Eliezer. But the sages say: Till midnight. Rabban Gamaliel says: Until the column of the morning (the dawn) rises. It happened, that his sons came back from a banquet. They said to him: "We have not said the Shema.'" He said to them, "If the column …
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At that time a severe famine struck the land of Canaan, forcing Abram to go down to Egypt, where he lived as a foreigner.
So with severe famine everywhere, Joseph opened up the storehouses and distributed grain to the Egyptians, for the famine was severe throughout the land of Egypt.
So Jacob's sons arrived in Egypt along with others to buy food, for the famine was in Canaan as well.
But the famine continued to ravage the land of Canaan.
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