Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

and bring your youngest brother to me, so your words may be verified, and you will not die." And they did so.

King James Version

But bring your youngest brother unto me; so shall your words be verified, and ye shall not die. And they did so.

Holman Bible

Bring your youngest brother to me so that your words can be confirmed; then you won’t die.” And they consented to this.

International Standard Version

Just be sure to bring your youngest brother back to me so what you've claimed can be verified. That way, you won't die."

A Conservative Version

and bring your youngest brother to me. So shall your words be verified, and ye shall not die. And they did so.

American Standard Version

and bring your youngest brother unto me; so shall your words be verified, and ye shall not die. And they did so.

Amplified

But bring your youngest brother to me, so your words will be verified and you shall live. And they did so.

Bible in Basic English

And come back to me with your youngest brother, so that your words may be seen to be true, and you will not be put to death. This is what you are to do.

Darby Translation

and bring your youngest brother to me, in order that your words be verified, and that ye may not die. And they did so.

Julia Smith Translation

And ye shall bring your little brother to me, and your words shall be believed, and ye shall not die. And they will do so.

King James 2000

But bring your youngest brother unto me; so shall your words be verified, and you shall not die. And they did so.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You must bring your youngest brother to me, and then your words will be confirmed and you will not die." And they did so.

Modern King James verseion

But bring your youngest brother to me, and let your words be confirmed, be proved true, and you shall not die. And they did so.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and bring your youngest brother unto me: that your words may be believed, and that ye die not." And they did so.

NET Bible

But you must bring your youngest brother to me. Then your words will be verified and you will not die." They did as he said.

New Heart English Bible

Bring your youngest brother to me; so will your words be verified, and you won't die." They did so.

The Emphasized Bible

and your youngest brother, shall ye bring in unto me, that your words may be confirmed, and ye die not. And they did so.

Webster

But bring your youngest brother to me; so shall your words be verified, and ye shall not die. And they did so.

World English Bible

Bring your youngest brother to me; so will your words be verified, and you won't die." They did so.

Youngs Literal Translation

and your young brother ye bring unto me, and your words are established, and ye die not;' and they do so.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

קטן קטן 
Qatan 
Usage: 101

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

and ye shall not die
מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839

Context Readings

Joseph Sends Nine Of His Brothers Back To Canaan

19 If ye are men of the truth, let one of your brethren be bound in the house of your prison; go ye, carry food for the famine of your houses 20 and bring your youngest brother to me, so your words may be verified, and you will not die." And they did so. 21 And they said one to another, We are truly guilty concerning our brother in that we saw the anguish of his soul when he besought us, and we would not hear; therefore is this distress come upon us.



Cross References

Genesis 42:34

and bring your youngest brother unto me; then I shall know that ye are not spies, but that ye are men of the truth; thus I will deliver you your brother, and ye shall trade in the land.

Genesis 43:5

But if thou wilt not send him, we will not go down; for the man said unto us, Ye shall not see my face unless your brother is with you.

Genesis 44:23

And thou didst say unto thy slaves, Unless your youngest brother comes down with you, ye shall see my face no more.

Genesis 42:15

Hereby ye shall be proved: By the life of Pharaoh ye shall not go forth from here unless your youngest brother comes here.

Genesis 6:22

Thus did Noah; according to all that God commanded him, so did he.

Genesis 42:26

And they laded their asses with the wheat and departed from there.

Genesis 43:19

And they came near to the steward of Joseph's house, and they spoke with him at the door of the house

John 2:5

His mother said unto the servants, Whatsoever he saith unto you, do it.

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