Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

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

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

He said, “I am looking for my brothers. Please tell me 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.

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."

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 And a man found him, and to! he was wandering about in the field, so the man asked him saying - What seekest thou? 16 And he said, My brethren, am, I, seeking, - do tell me, I pray thee, where they are feeding their flock. 17 And the man said, They have broken up from hence, for I heard them saying Let us go our way towards Dothan. So Joseph went after his brethren, and found them, in Dothan.


Cross References

Song of Songs 1:7

Tell me, thou loved of my soul! Where wilt thou pasture thy flock? Where wilt thou let them recline at noon? For why should I be as one that wrappeth a veil about her, by the flocks of thy companions?

Luke 19:10

For the Son of Man came, to seek and to save what was lost.

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