Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

For indeed I was stolen away out of the land of the Hebrews, and here also I have done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon.

New American Standard Bible

For I was in fact kidnapped from the land of the Hebrews, and even here I have done nothing that they should have put me into the dungeon.”

King James Version

For indeed I was stolen away out of the land of the Hebrews: and here also have I done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon.

Holman Bible

For I was kidnapped from the land of the Hebrews, and even here I have done nothing that they should put me in the dungeon.”

International Standard Version

because I was kidnapped from the land of the Hebrews. Not only that, I haven't done anything that deserves me being confined to this pit."

American Standard Version

for indeed I was stolen away out of the land of the Hebrews: and here also have I done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon.

Amplified

For in fact I was taken (stolen) from the land of the Hebrews by [unlawful] force, and even here I have done nothing for which they should put me in the dungeon.”

Bible in Basic English

For truly I was taken by force from the land of the Hebrews; and I have done nothing for which I might be put in prison.

Darby Translation

for indeed I was stolen out of the land of the Hebrews, and here also have I done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon.

Julia Smith Translation

For by stealing, I was stolen from the land Of the Hebrews: and also here, I have not done anything that they put me in the pit

King James 2000

For indeed I was stolen away out of the land of the Hebrews: and here also have I done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For I was surely kidnapped from the land of the Hebrews, and here also I have done nothing that they should put me in this pit."

Modern King James verseion

For indeed I was stolen away out of the land of the Hebrews, and here also have I done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

for I was stolen out of the land of the Hebrews, and here also have I done nothing at all wherefore they should have put me into this dungeon."

NET Bible

for I really was kidnapped from the land of the Hebrews and I have done nothing wrong here for which they should put me in a dungeon."

New Heart English Bible

For indeed, I was stolen away out of the land of the Hebrews, and here also have I done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon."

The Emphasized Bible

For I was, stolen, out of the land of the Hebrews, - and, even here, had I done nothing, that they should have put me in the dungeon,

Webster

For indeed I was stolen away from the land of the Hebrews: and here also have I done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon.

World English Bible

For indeed, I was stolen away out of the land of the Hebrews, and here also have I done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon."

Youngs Literal Translation

for I was really stolen from the land of the Hebrews; and here also have I done nothing that they have put me in the pit.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
גּנב 
Ganab 
Usage: 40

out of the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

of the Hebrews
עברי 
`Ibriy 
Usage: 34

מאוּמה 
M@uwmah 
Usage: 32

שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

Context Readings

Joseph Interprets Dreams In Prison

14 But have me in thy remembrance when it shall be well with thee, and show kindness, I pray thee, to me, and make mention of me to Pharaoh, and bring me out of this house. 15 For indeed I was stolen away out of the land of the Hebrews, and here also I have done nothing that they should put me into the dungeon. 16 When the chief baker saw that the interpretation was good, he said to Joseph, I also was in my dream, and, behold, three baskets of white bread were on my head.


Cross References

Genesis 39:20

And Joseph's master took him, and put him into the prison, the place where the king's prisoners were bound. And he was there in the prison.

Genesis 14:13

And some man came who had escaped, and told Abram the Hebrew. Now he dwelt by the oaks of Mamre, the Amorite, brother of Eshcol, and brother of Aner. And these were allies with Abram.

Genesis 37:26-28

And Judah said to his brothers, What profit is it if we kill our brother and conceal his blood?

Genesis 39:8-12

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.

Genesis 41:12

And there was a young man with us there, a Hebrew, servant to the captain of the guard, and we told him. And he interpreted to us our dreams. He interpreted to each man according to his dream.

Exodus 21:16

And he who steals a man, and sells him, or if he be found in his hand, he shall surely be put to death.

Deuteronomy 24:7

If a man is found stealing any of his brothers of the sons of Israel, and he deals with him as a slave, or sells him, then that thief shall die. So shall thou put away the evil from the midst of thee.

1 Samuel 24:11

Moreover, my father, see, yea, see the skirt of thy robe in my hand, for in that I cut off the skirt of thy robe, and killed thee not. Know thou and see that there is neither evil nor transgression in my hand, and I have not sinned

Psalm 59:3-4

For, lo, they lay in wait for my soul. The mighty gather themselves together against me, not for my transgression, nor for my sin, O LORD.

Daniel 6:22

My God has sent his [heavenly] agent, and has shut the lions' mouths, and they have not hurt me, inasmuch as before him innocence was found in me. And also before thee, O king, I have done no harm.

John 10:32

Jesus answered them, I have shown you many good works from my Father. Because of them, which work do ye stone me?

John 15:25

But, that the word that is written in their law may be fulfilled, They hated me without cause.

Acts 24:12-21

And they found me neither in the temple disputing against any man, nor making a gang of a group, nor in the synagogues, nor in the city.

Acts 25:10-11

But Paul said, I am standing at the judgment seat of Caesar, where I ought to be judged. I did nothing wrong Jewish, as thou also very well know.

1 Timothy 1:10

for fornicators, for homosexuals, for kidnappers, for liars, for perjurers, and if there is any other thing contrary to the sound doctrine

1 Peter 3:17-18

For it is better to suffer doing good, if the will of God desires, than for doing evil.

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