Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Joseph named the firstborn Manasseh, “For,” he said, “God has made me forget all my trouble and all my father’s household.”

King James Version

And Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh: For God, said he, hath made me forget all my toil, and all my father's house.

Holman Bible

Joseph named the firstborn Manasseh, meaning, “God has made me forget all my hardship in my father’s house.”

International Standard Version

Joseph named his firstborn son Manasseh because, he said, "God has made me forget all of my hard life and my father's house."

A Conservative Version

And Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh, for, God has made me forget all my toil, and all my father's house.

American Standard Version

And Joseph called the name of the first-born Manasseh: For,'said he , God hath made me forget all my toil, and all my father's house.

Amplified

Joseph named the firstborn Manasseh (causing to forget), for he said, “God has made me forget all my trouble and hardship and all [the sorrow of the loss of] my father’s household.”

Bible in Basic English

And to the first he gave the name Manasseh, for he said, God has taken away from me all memory of my hard life and of my father's house.

Darby Translation

And Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh For God has made me forget all my toil, and all my father's house.

Julia Smith Translation

And Joseph will call the name of the first-born, Manasseh; for God made me forget all my toils and all my father's house.

King James 2000

And Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh: For God, said he, has made me forget all my toil, and all my father's house.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh, for [he said], "God has caused me to forget all my hardship and all my father's house."

Modern King James verseion

And Joseph called the name of the first-born Manasseh, saying, For God has made me forget all my toil and all my father's house.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he called the name of the first son Manasseh, "For God," said he, "hath made me forget all my labour and all my father's household."

NET Bible

Joseph named the firstborn Manasseh, saying, "Certainly God has made me forget all my trouble and all my father's house."

New Heart English Bible

Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh, "For," he said, "God has made me forget all my toil, and all my father's house."

The Emphasized Bible

And Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh, - For God hath made me forget all my trouble, and all the house of my father.

Webster

And Joseph called the name of the first-born Manasseh: For God, said he, hath made me forget all my toil, and all my father's house.

World English Bible

Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh, "For," he said, "God has made me forget all my toil, and all my father's house."

Youngs Literal Translation

and Joseph calleth the name of the first-born Manasseh: 'for, God hath made me to forget all my labour, and all the house of my father;'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יוסף 
Yowceph 
Usage: 213

קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

the name
שׁם 
Shem 
Usage: 865

of the firstborn
בּכור 
B@kowr 
Usage: 117

מנשּׁה 
M@nashsheh 
Usage: 146

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

said he, hath made me forget
נשׁה 
Nashah 
Usage: 7

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Smith

Context Readings

Joseph In Charge Of Egypt

50 Now before the year of famine came, two sons were born to Joseph, whom Asenath, the daughter of Potiphera priest of On, bore to him. 51 Joseph named the firstborn Manasseh, “For,” he said, “God has made me forget all my trouble and all my father’s household.” 52 He named the second Ephraim, “For,” he said, “God has made me fruitful in the land of my affliction.”



Cross References

Genesis 41:30

and after them seven years of famine will come, and all the abundance will be forgotten in the land of Egypt, and the famine will ravage the land.

Genesis 48:5

Now your two sons, who were born to you in the land of Egypt before I came to you in Egypt, are mine; Ephraim and Manasseh shall be mine, as Reuben and Simeon are.

Genesis 48:13-14

Joseph took them both, Ephraim with his right hand toward Israel’s left, and Manasseh with his left hand toward Israel’s right, and brought them close to him.

Genesis 48:18-20

Joseph said to his father, “Not so, my father, for this one is the firstborn. Place your right hand on his head.”

Deuteronomy 33:17

“As the firstborn of his ox, majesty is his,
And his horns are the horns of the wild ox;
With them he will push the peoples,
All at once, to the ends of the earth.
And those are the ten thousands of Ephraim,
And those are the thousands of Manasseh.”

Psalm 30:5

For His anger is but for a moment,
His favor is for a lifetime;
Weeping may last for the night,
But a shout of joy comes in the morning.

Psalm 30:11

You have turned for me my mourning into dancing;
You have loosed my sackcloth and girded me with gladness,

Psalm 45:10

Listen, O daughter, give attention and incline your ear:
Forget your people and your father’s house;

Proverbs 31:7

Let him drink and forget his poverty
And remember his trouble no more.

Isaiah 57:16

“For I will not contend forever,
Nor will I always be angry;
For the spirit would grow faint before Me,
And the breath of those whom I have made.

Isaiah 65:16

“Because he who is blessed in the earth
Will be blessed by the God of truth;
And he who swears in the earth
Will swear by the God of truth;
Because the former troubles are forgotten,
And because they are hidden from My sight!

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