Parallel Verses

King James 2000

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

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, “Oh, my lord, we indeed came down here 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.

Julia Smith Translation

And they will say, With leave my lord, coming down, we came down at the beginning 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 And they came near to the steward of Joseph's house, and they spoke with him at the door of the house, 20 And said, O sir, we came indeed down at the first time to buy food: 21 And it came to pass, when we came to the inn, that we opened our sacks, and, behold, every man's money was in the mouth of his sack, our money in full weight: and we have brought it again in our hand.



Cross References

Genesis 42:3

And Joseph's ten brothers went down to buy grain in Egypt.

Genesis 42:10

And they said unto him, Nay, my lord, but to buy food are your servants come.

Genesis 42:27

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.

Genesis 42:35

And it came to pass as they emptied their sacks, that, behold, every man's bundle of money was in his sack: and when both they and their father saw the bundles of money, they were afraid.

Genesis 43:3

And Judah spoke unto him, saying, The man did solemnly warn unto us, saying, You shall not see my face, except your brother be with you.

Genesis 43:7

And they said, The man asked us carefully of our state, and of our kindred, saying, Is your father yet alive? have you another brother? and we told him according to the tenor of these words: could we in any way know that he would say, Bring your brother down?

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