Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

He said, "I am looking for my brothers; please tell me where they are pasturing the flock."

King James Version

And he said, I seek my brethren: tell me, I pray thee, where they feed their flocks.

Holman Bible

"I'm looking for my brothers," Joseph said. "Can you tell me where they are pasturing [their flocks]?"

International Standard Version

"I'm searching for my brothers," he responded. "Tell me, where are they tending the flock?"

A Conservative Version

And he said, I am seeking my brothers. Tell me, I pray thee, where they are feeding.

American Standard Version

And he said, I am seeking my brethren: tell me, I pray thee, where they are feeding the flock .

Amplified

And he said, I am looking for my brothers. Tell me, I pray you, where they are pasturing our flocks.

Bible in Basic English

And he said, I am looking for my brothers; please give me word of where they are keeping their flock.

Darby Translation

And he said, I am seeking my brethren: tell me, I pray thee, where they feed their flocks.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said, I seek my brethren; tell me, I pray thee, where they feed their flocks.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say, I am seeking my brethren; announce to me now where they are feeding.

King James 2000

And he said, I seek my brothers: tell me, I pray you, where they feed their flocks.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said, "I am seeking my brothers. Tell me, please, where they are pasturing."

Modern King James verseion

And he said, I am seeking for my brothers. Please tell me where they are feeding.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he answered, "I seek my brethren, tell me, I pray thee, where they keep sheep."

NET Bible

He replied, "I'm looking for my brothers. Please tell me where they are grazing their flocks."

New Heart English Bible

He said, "I am looking for my brothers. Tell me, please, where they are feeding the flock."

The Emphasized Bible

And he said, My brethren, am, I, seeking, - do tell me, I pray thee, where they are feeding their flock.

Webster

And he said, I seek my brethren: tell me, I pray thee, where they feed their flocks.

World English Bible

He said, "I am looking for my brothers. Tell me, please, where they are feeding the flock."

Youngs Literal Translation

and he saith, 'My brethren I am seeking, declare to me, I pray thee, where they are feeding?'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אח 
'ach 
Usage: 629

נגד 
Nagad 
Usage: 370

me, I pray thee, where
איפה 
'eyphoh 
Usage: 11

References

American

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Joseph Sold Into Slavery By His Brothers

15 A man found him, and behold, he was wandering in the field; and the man asked him, "What are you looking for?" 16 He said, "I am looking for my brothers; please tell me where they are pasturing the flock." 17 Then the man said, "They have moved from here; for I heard them say, 'Let us go to Dothan.'" So Joseph went after his brothers and found them at Dothan.


Cross References

Song of Songs 1:7

"Tell me, O you whom my soul loves, Where do you pasture your flock, Where do you make it lie down at noon? For why should I be like one who veils herself Beside the flocks of your companions?"

Luke 19:10

"For the Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost."

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