Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

And they came near to the man over Joseph's house, and they talked with him at the door of the house,

New American Standard Bible

So they came near to Joseph’s house steward, and spoke to him at the entrance of the house,

King James Version

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

Holman Bible

So they approached Joseph’s steward and spoke to him at the doorway of the house.

International Standard Version

So they approached Joseph's palace manager and talked with him at the palace entrance.

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

So they approached the steward of Joseph’s house, and talked with him at the entrance of the house,

Bible in Basic English

So they went up to Joseph's chief servant at the door of the house,

Darby Translation

And they came up to the man that was over Joseph's house, and they spoke to him at the door of the house,

Julia Smith Translation

And they will come near the man which was over Joseph's house, and they will say to him at the entrance of the house,

King James 2000

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

Lexham Expanded Bible

So they approached the man who [was] over Joseph's house and spoke to him at the doorway of the house.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Therefore came they to the man that was the ruler over Joseph's house, and communed with him at the door,

NET Bible

So they approached the man who was in charge of Joseph's household and spoke to him at the entrance to the house.

New Heart English Bible

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

The Emphasized Bible

So they drew near unto the man that was over Joseph's house, - and spake unto him at the entrance of the house;

Webster

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

World English Bible

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

Youngs Literal Translation

And they come nigh unto the man who is over the house of Joseph, and speak unto him at the opening of the house,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נגשׁ 
Nagash 
Usage: 125

to the steward
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

יוסף 
Yowceph 
Usage: 213

בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

with him at the door
פּתח 
Pethach 
Usage: 164

References

Hastings

Verse Info

Context Readings

A Feast At Joseph's Palace

18 And the men were afraid, because they were brought into Joseph's house. And they said, Because of the silver that was returned in our sacks at the first time we are brought in, to throw himself on us, and fall upon us, and take us for bondmen, and our asses. 19 And they came near to the man over Joseph's house, and they talked with him at the door of the house, 20 and said, Oh sir, we indeed came down the first time to buy food.



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