Genesis 42:6
Text Analysis
Strong'sHebrewEnglishMorphology
3130 [e]וְיוֹסֵ֗ף
wə-yō-w-sêp̄,
And JosephConj-w | N-proper-ms
1931 [e]ה֚וּא
wasPro-3ms
7989 [e]הַשַּׁלִּ֣יט
haš-šal-lîṭ
the governorArt | Adj-ms
5921 [e]עַל־
‘al-
overPrep
776 [e]הָאָ֔רֶץ
hā-’ā-reṣ,
the landArt | N-fs
1931 [e]ה֥וּא
[and] it [was]Pro-3ms
7666 [e]הַמַּשְׁבִּ֖יר
ham-maš-bîr
he who soldArt | V-Hifil-Prtcpl-ms
3605 [e]לְכָל־
lə-ḵāl
to allPrep-l | N-msc
5971 [e]עַ֣ם
‘am
the peopleN-msc
776 [e]הָאָ֑רֶץ
hā-’ā-reṣ;
of the landArt | N-fs
935 [e]וַיָּבֹ֙אוּ֙
way-yā-ḇō-’ū
And cameConj-w | V-Qal-ConsecImperf-3mp
251 [e]אֲחֵ֣י
’ă-ḥê
brothersN-mpc
3130 [e]יוֹסֵ֔ף
yō-w-sêp̄,
of JosephN-proper-ms
7812 [e]וַיִּשְׁתַּֽחֲווּ־
way-yiš-ta-ḥă-wū-
and bowed downConj-w | V-Hitpael-ConsecImperf-3mp
  ל֥וֹ
lōw
before himPrep | 3ms
639 [e]אַפַּ֖יִם
’ap-pa-yim
with [their] facesN-md
776 [e]אָֽרְצָה׃
’ā-rə-ṣāh.
to the groundN-fs | 3fs









Hebrew Texts
בראשית 42:6 Hebrew OT: Westminster Leningrad Codex
וְיֹוסֵ֗ף ה֚וּא הַשַּׁלִּ֣יט עַל־הָאָ֔רֶץ ה֥וּא הַמַּשְׁבִּ֖יר לְכָל־עַ֣ם הָאָ֑רֶץ וַיָּבֹ֙אוּ֙ אֲחֵ֣י יֹוסֵ֔ף וַיִּשְׁתַּֽחֲווּ־לֹ֥ו אַפַּ֖יִם אָֽרְצָה׃

בראשית 42:6 Hebrew OT: WLC (Consonants Only)
ויוסף הוא השליט על־הארץ הוא המשביר לכל־עם הארץ ויבאו אחי יוסף וישתחוו־לו אפים ארצה׃

בראשית 42:6 Paleo-Hebrew OT: WLC (Font Required)
ויוסף הוא השליט על־הארץ הוא המשביר לכל־עם הארץ ויבאו אחי יוסף וישתחוו־לו אפים ארצה׃

בראשית 42:6 Hebrew Bible
ויוסף הוא השליט על הארץ הוא המשביר לכל עם הארץ ויבאו אחי יוסף וישתחוו לו אפים ארצה׃

Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Now Joseph was the ruler over the land; he was the one who sold to all the people of the land. And Joseph's brothers came and bowed down to him with their faces to the ground.

King James Bible
And Joseph was the governor over the land, and he it was that sold to all the people of the land: and Joseph's brethren came, and bowed down themselves before him with their faces to the earth.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Joseph was in charge of the country; he sold grain to all its people. His brothers came and bowed down before him with their faces to the ground.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

governor. {Shallit,} an intendant, protector, ruler, from {shalat,} to be over or a protector, to rule: hence the Arabic {salita,} to obtain and exercise dominion, rule; and sult?n, ruler, lord, prince, and king.

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Acts 7:10 And delivered him out of all his afflictions, and gave him favor …

he it was.

Genesis 41:55,56 And when all the land of Egypt was famished, the people cried to …

bowed.

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Genesis 37:7,9 For, behold, we were binding sheaves in the field, and, see, my sheaf …

Genesis 44:14 And Judah and his brothers came to Joseph's house; for he was yet …

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