Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

And the first opened his sack to give fodder to his ass at the inn, - and beheld his silver, yea there, it was in the mouth of his sack!

New American Standard Bible

As one of them opened his sack to give his donkey fodder at the lodging place, he saw his money; and behold, it was in the mouth of his sack.

King James Version

And as one of them opened his sack to give his ass provender in the inn, he espied his money; for, behold, it was in his sack's mouth.

Holman Bible

At the place where they lodged for the night, one of them opened his sack to get feed for his donkey, and he saw his money there at the top of the bag.

International Standard Version

Later on, one of them opened up his sack to give his donkey some fodder after they had stopped at the place where they intended to lodge for the night. There, in the mouth of his sack, was all of his money!

A Conservative Version

And as one of them opened his sack to give his donkey provender in the lodging place, he saw his money, and, behold, it was in the mouth of his sack.

American Standard Version

And as one of them opened his sack to give his ass provender in the lodging-place, he espied his money; and, behold, it was in the mouth of his sack.

Amplified

And as one of them opened his sack to give his donkey fodder at the lodging place, he caught sight of his money; for behold, it was in his sack's mouth.

Bible in Basic English

Now at their night's resting-place one of them, opening his bag to give his ass some food, saw his money in the mouth of the bag.

Darby Translation

And one of them opened his sack to give his ass food in the inn, and saw his money, and behold, it was in the mouth of his sack.

Julia Smith Translation

And the one will open his sack to give food to his ass in the lodging place, and he will see his silver; for behold, it in the mouth of his sack.

King James 2000

And as one of them opened his sack to give his donkey provender in the inn, he saw his money; for, behold, it was in his sack's mouth.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And one [of them later] opened his sack to give fodder to his donkey at the lodging place and saw his money--behold, it [was] in the mouth of his sack.

Modern King James verseion

And as one of them opened his sack to give his ass fodder in the inn, he saw his silver. For, behold, it was in the mouth of the sack.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And as one of them opened his sack, for to give his ass provender in the Inn, he spied his money in his sack's mouth.

NET Bible

When one of them opened his sack to get feed for his donkey at their resting place, he saw his money in the mouth of his sack.

New Heart English Bible

As one of them opened his sack to give his donkey food in the lodging place, he saw his money. Behold, it was in the mouth of his sack.

Webster

And as one of them opened his sack to give his ass provender in the inn, he espied his money: for behold, it was in his sack's mouth.

World English Bible

As one of them opened his sack to give his donkey food in the lodging place, he saw his money. Behold, it was in the mouth of his sack.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the one openeth his sack to give provender to his ass at a lodging-place, and he seeth his money, and lo, it is in the mouth of his bag,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And as one
אחד 
'echad 
Usage: 432

פּתח 
Pathach 
Usage: 143

שׂק 
Saq 
Usage: 48

to give
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

חמר חמור 
Chamowr 
ass
Usage: 96

מספּוא 
Micpow' 
Usage: 5

in the inn
מלון 
Malown 
Usage: 8

he espied
ראה 
Ra'ah 
Usage: 1308

כּסף 
Keceph 
Usage: 403

for, behold, it was in his sack's
אמתּחת 
'amtachath 
Usage: 15

References

American

Fausets

Inn

Context Readings

Joseph Sends Nine Of His Brothers Back To Canaan

26 So they lifted up their corn on their asses, - and went their way, from thence. 27 And the first opened his sack to give fodder to his ass at the inn, - and beheld his silver, yea there, it was in the mouth of his sack! 28 So he said unto his brethren My silver hath been returned, yea verily, there it is in my sack! Then went forth their heart and they turned trembling - each man unto his brother saying. Wharf is this that God hath done to us?



Cross References

Exodus 4:24

And it came to pass, on the way, in the resting-place for the night, that Yahweh fell upon him, and sought to kill him.

Genesis 43:21-22

And it came to pass when we had entered into the inn, that we opened our sacks, and lo! the silver of each man, in the mouth of his sack, - our silver in its full weight, - so we have bought it back in our hand!

Genesis 44:11

So they hastened and took down each man his sack to the ground, - and opened each man his sack.

Luke 2:7

and she gave birth to her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn.

Luke 10:34

and, coming near, bound up his bruises, pouring thereon oil and wine, - and, setting him on his own beast, brought him into an inn, and took care of him.

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