Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

And Joseph knew his brethren, but they did not know him.

New American Standard Bible

But Joseph had recognized his brothers, although they did not recognize him.

King James Version

And Joseph knew his brethren, but they knew not him.

Holman Bible

Although Joseph recognized his brothers, they did not recognize him.

International Standard Version

But Joseph had already recognized his brothers, even though they had not recognized him.

A Conservative Version

And Joseph knew his brothers, but they did not know him.

American Standard Version

And Joseph knew his brethren, but they knew not him.

Amplified

Joseph knew his brethren, but they did not know him.

Bible in Basic English

Now though Joseph saw that these were his brothers, they had no idea who he was.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Joseph knew his brethren but they did not know him.

Julia Smith Translation

And Joseph will know his brethren, and they knew him not

King James 2000

And Joseph knew his brothers, but they knew not him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Joseph recognized his brothers, but they did not recognize him.

Modern King James verseion

And Joseph knew his brothers, but they did not know him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Joseph knew his brethren, but they knew not him.

NET Bible

Joseph recognized his brothers, but they did not recognize him.

New Heart English Bible

Joseph recognized his brothers, but they did not recognize him.

The Emphasized Bible

And Joseph recognised his brethren, - whereas they, recognised him not.

Webster

And Joseph knew his brethren, but they knew not him.

World English Bible

Joseph recognized his brothers, but they didn't recognize him.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Joseph discerneth his brethren, but they have not discerned him,

Interlinear

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

נכר 
Nakar 
Usage: 49

but they knew
נכר 
Nakar 
Usage: 49

Context Readings

Joseph Sends Nine Of His Brothers Back To Canaan

7 And Joseph saw his brethren, and knew them; but he made himself strange to them, and spoke roughly to them, and said to them, Whence come ye? And they said, From the land of Canaan, to buy food. 8 And Joseph knew his brethren, but they did not know him. 9 And Joseph remembered the dreams that he had dreamt of them; and he said to them, Ye are spies: to see the exposed places of the land ye are come.



Cross References

Genesis 37:2

These are the generations of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen years old, fed the flock with his brethren; and he was doing service with the sons of Bilhah, and with the sons of Zilpah, his father's wives. And Joseph brought to his father an evil report of them.

Luke 24:16

but their eyes were holden so as not to know him.

John 20:14

Having said these things she turned backward and beholds Jesus standing there, and knew not that it was Jesus.

John 21:4

And early morn already breaking, Jesus stood on the shore; the disciples however did not know that it was Jesus.

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