Genesis 39:8



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But he refused and said to his master's wife, "Behold, with me here, my master does not concern himself with anything in the house, and he has put all that he owns in my charge.

King James Version

But he refused, and said unto his master's wife, Behold, my master wotteth not what is with me in the house, and he hath committed all that he hath to my hand;

International Standard Version

But he refused, telling his master's wife, "Look! My master doesn't have to worry about anything in the house with me in charge, and he has entrusted everything into my care.

A Conservative Version

But he refused, and said to his master's wife, Behold, my master does not know what is with me in the house, and he has put all that he has into my hand.

American Standard Version

But he refused, and said unto his master's wife, Behold, my master knoweth not what is with me in the house, and he hath put all that he hath into my hand:

Amplified

But he refused and said to his master's wife, See here, with me in the house my master has concern about nothing; he has put all that he has in my care.

Bible in Basic English

But he would not, and said to her, You see that my master keeps no account of what I do in his house, and has put all his property in my control;

Darby Translation

But he refused, and said to his master's wife, Behold, my master takes cognizance of nothing with me: what is in the house, and all that he has, he has given into my hand.

Holman Bible

But he refused and said to his master's wife, "Look, my master does not concern himself with anything in his house, and he has put all that he owns under my authority.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But he refused and said unto his master's wife, Behold, my master does not know what is with me in the house, and he has committed all that he has to my hand;

Julia Smith Translation

And he will refuse, and will say to his lord's wife, Behold, my lord knew not what is with me in the house, and all which is to him he gave into my hand;

King James 2000

But he refused, and said unto his master's wife, Behold, my master knows not what is with me in the house, and he has committed all that he has to my hand;

Lexham Expanded Bible

But he refused and said to his master's wife, "Look, my master {does not worry about} what [is] in the house, and everything he owns he has put in my hand.

Modern King James verseion

But he refused and said to his master's wife, Behold, my master does not know what is in the house with me, and he has given all that he has into my hand.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But he denied, and said to her, "Behold, my master knoweth not what he hath in the house with me, but hath committed all that he hath to my hand.

NET Bible

But he refused, saying to his master's wife, "Look, my master does not give any thought to his household with me here, and everything that he owns he has put into my care.

New Heart English Bible

But he refused, and said to his master's wife, "Behold, my master doesn't know what is with me in the house, and he has put all that he has into my hand.

New simplified Bible

He refused, and said to her: My master does not have to concern himself with anything in the house, because I am here. He has put me in charge of everything he has.

The Emphasized Bible

And he refused and said unto his lord's wife, Lo! my lord, taketh no note with me as to what is in the house, - but, all that pertaineth to him, hath he delivered into my hand:

Webster

But he refused, and said to his master's wife, Behold, my master knoweth not what is with me in the house, and he hath committed all that he hath to my hand:

World English Bible

But he refused, and said to his master's wife, "Behold, my master doesn't know what is with me in the house, and he has put all that he has into my hand.

Youngs Literal Translation

and he refuseth, and saith unto his lord's wife, 'Lo, my lord hath not known what is with me in the house, and all that he hath he hath given into my hand;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
מאן 
Ma'en 
Usage: 41

and said

Usage: 0

אדן אדון 
'adown 
Usage: 335

נשׁים אשּׁה 
'ishshah 
Usage: 780

אדן אדון 
'adown 
Usage: 335

not what is with me in the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

and he hath committed
נתן 
Nathan 
give , put , deliver , made , set , up , lay , grant , suffer , yield , bring , cause , utter , laid , send , recompense , appoint , shew ,
Usage: 2011

ישׁ 
Yesh 
is , be , have , there ,
Usage: 135

References

American

Smith

Context Readings

Joseph In Potiphar's House

7 It came about after these events that his master's wife looked with desire at Joseph, and she said, "Lie with me." 8 But he refused and said to his master's wife, "Behold, with me here, my master does not concern himself with anything in the house, and he has put all that he owns in my charge. 9 "There is no one greater in this house than I, and he has withheld nothing from me except you, because you are his wife How then could I do this great evil and sin against God?"



Cross References

Proverbs 1:10

My son, if sinners entice you, Do not consent.

Proverbs 2:10

For wisdom will enter your heart And knowledge will be pleasant to your soul;

Proverbs 2:16-19

To deliver you from the strange woman, From the adulteress who flatters with her words;

Proverbs 5:3-8

For the lips of an adulteress drip honey And smoother than oil is her speech;

Proverbs 6:20-25

My son, observe the commandment of your father And do not forsake the teaching of your mother;

Proverbs 6:29

So is the one who goes in to his neighbor's wife; Whoever touches her will not go unpunished.

Proverbs 6:32-33

The one who commits adultery with a woman is lacking sense; He who would destroy himself does it.

Proverbs 7:5

That they may keep you from an adulteress, From the foreigner who flatters with her words.

Proverbs 7:25-27

Do not let your heart turn aside to her ways, Do not stray into her paths.

Proverbs 9:13-18

The woman of folly is boisterous, She is naive and knows nothing.

Proverbs 18:24

A man of too many friends comes to ruin, But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.

Proverbs 22:14

The mouth of an adulteress is a deep pit; He who is cursed of the LORD will fall into it.

Proverbs 23:26-28

Give me your heart, my son, And let your eyes delight in my ways.



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