Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"Take double the money in your hand, and take back in your hand the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks; perhaps it was a mistake.

King James Version

And take double money in your hand; and the money that was brought again in the mouth of your sacks, carry it again in your hand; peradventure it was an oversight:

Holman Bible

Take twice as much money with you. Return the money that was returned [to you] in the top of your bags. Perhaps it was a mistake.

International Standard Version

Also take twice as much money with you so you can return the money that had been replaced in the mouth of your sacks. Maybe it was an accounting mistake on his part.

A Conservative Version

And take double money in your hand, and the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks carry again in your hand. Perhaps it was an oversight.

American Standard Version

and take double money in your hand; and the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks carry again in your hand; peradventure it was an oversight:

Amplified

And take double the [grain] money with you; and the money that was put back in the mouth of your sacks, carry it again with you; there is a possibility that [its being in your sacks] was an oversight.

Bible in Basic English

And take twice as much money with you; that is to say, take back the money which was put in your bags, for it may have been an error;

Darby Translation

And take other money in your hand, and the money that was returned to you in the mouth of your sacks, carry back in your hand: perhaps it is an oversight.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And take double money in your hands and the money that was brought again in the mouth of your sacks; carry it again in your hand; peradventure it was an oversight.

Julia Smith Translation

And take of twice the silver in your hands; and the silver turned back in the mouth of your sacks, ye shall turn back in your hand; perhaps it was an error.

King James 2000

And take double money in your hand; and the money that was brought again in the mouth of your sacks, carry it again in your hand; perhaps it was an oversight:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And take double [the] money in your hands. Take back the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks. Perhaps it [was] a mistake.

Modern King James verseion

And take double silver in your hand, and the silver that was brought again in the mouth of your sacks, carry it again in your hand. Perhaps it was an oversight.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And take as much money more with you. And the money that was brought again in your sacks, take it again with you in your hands, peradventure it was some oversight.

NET Bible

Take double the money with you; you must take back the money that was returned in the mouths of your sacks -- perhaps it was an oversight.

New Heart English Bible

and take double money in your hand, and take back the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks. Perhaps it was an oversight.

The Emphasized Bible

And double silver, take in your hand, - also the silver that was put back in the mouth of your sacks, carry ye back in your hand, peradventure it was an error,

Webster

And take double money in your hand; and the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks, carry it again in your hand; it may be it was an oversight:

World English Bible

and take double money in your hand, and take back the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks. Perhaps it was an oversight.

Youngs Literal Translation

and double money take in your hand, even the money which is brought back in the mouth of your bags, ye take back in your hand, it may be it is an oversight.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

משׁנה 
Mishneh 
Usage: 35

כּסף 
Keceph 
Usage: 403

יד 
Yad 
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612
Usage: 1612

and the money
כּסף 
Keceph 
Usage: 403

שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

in the mouth
פּה 
Peh 
Usage: 497

אמתּחת 
'amtachath 
Usage: 15

שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Joseph's Brothers Return To Egypt

11 Then their father Israel said to them, "If it must be so, then do this: take some of the best products of the land in your bags, and carry down to the man as a present, a little balm and a little honey, aromatic gum and myrrh, pistachio nuts and almonds. 12 "Take double the money in your hand, and take back in your hand the money that was returned in the mouth of your sacks; perhaps it was a mistake. 13 "Take your brother also, and arise, return to the man;


Cross References

Genesis 42:25

Then Joseph gave orders to fill their bags with grain and to restore every man's money in his sack, and to give them provisions for the journey. And thus it was done for them.

Genesis 42:35

Now it came about as they were emptying their sacks, that behold, every man's bundle of money was in his sack; and when they and their father saw their bundles of money, they were dismayed.

Romans 12:17

Never pay back evil for evil to anyone Respect what is right in the sight of all men.

Romans 13:8

Owe nothing to anyone except to love one another; for he who loves his neighbor has fulfilled the law.

2 Corinthians 8:21

for we have regard for what is honorable, not only in the sight of the Lord, but also in the sight of men.

Philippians 4:8

Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things.

1 Thessalonians 4:6

and that no man transgress and defraud his brother in the matter because the Lord is the avenger in all these things, just as we also told you before and solemnly warned you.

1 Thessalonians 5:21

But examine everything carefully; hold fast to that which is good;

Hebrews 13:8

Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever.



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