Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

and said, "Oh, my lord, we indeed came down the first time to buy food,

King James Version

And said, O sir, we came indeed down at the first time to buy food:

Holman Bible

They said, “Sir, we really did come down here the first time only to buy food.

International Standard Version

"Your Excellency," they said, "The first time we came here to buy food,

A Conservative Version

and said, Oh, my lord, we indeed came down at the first time to buy food.

American Standard Version

and said, Oh, my lord, we came indeed down at the first time to buy food:

Amplified

And said, O sir, we came down truly the first time to buy food;

Bible in Basic English

And said, O my lord, we only came down the first time to get food;

Darby Translation

and said, Ah! my lord, we came indeed down at the first to buy food.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

and said, my lord, we came indeed down the first time to buy food;

Julia Smith Translation

And they will say, With leave my lord, coming down, we came down at the beginning to buy food.

King James 2000

And said, O sir, we came indeed down at the first time to buy food:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And they said, "Please, my lord, we surely came down once before to buy food,

Modern King James verseion

and said, Oh sir, we indeed came down the first time to buy food.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and said, "Sir, we came hither at the first time to buy food,

NET Bible

They said, "My lord, we did indeed come down the first time to buy food.

New Heart English Bible

and said, "Oh, my lord, we indeed came down the first time to buy food.

The Emphasized Bible

and said, May it please my lord! We, did indeed come down, at the beginning to buy food.

Webster

And said, O sir, we came down indeed at the first time to buy food:

World English Bible

and said, "Oh, my lord, we indeed came down the first time to buy food.

Youngs Literal Translation

and say, 'O, my lord, we really come down at the commencement to buy food;

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
O
בּי 
Biy 
O, Oh, alas
Usage: 12

sir
אדן אדון 
'adown 
Usage: 335

ירד 
Yarad 
Usage: 378

ירד 
Yarad 
Usage: 378

at the first time
תּחלּה 
T@chillah 
Usage: 22

to buy
שׁבר 
Shabar 
Usage: 21

References

Morish

Sir

Context Readings

A Feast At Joseph's Palace

19 So they came near to Joseph's house steward, and spoke to him at the entrance of the house, 20 and said, "Oh, my lord, we indeed came down the first time to buy food, 21 and it came about when we came to the lodging place, that we opened our sacks, and behold, each man's money was in the mouth of his sack, our money in full So we have brought it back in our hand.



Cross References

Genesis 42:3

Then ten brothers of Joseph went down to buy grain from Egypt.

Genesis 42:10

Then they said to him, "No, my lord, but your servants have come to buy food.

Genesis 42:27

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.

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.

Genesis 43:3

Judah spoke to him, however, saying, "The man solemnly warned us, 'You shall not see my face unless your brother is with you.'

Genesis 43:7

But they said, "The man questioned particularly about us and our relatives, saying, 'Is your father still alive? Have you another brother?' So we answered his questions. Could we possibly know that he would say, 'Bring your brother down'?"

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