Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Joseph said to them, "What is this deed that you have done? Do you not know that such a man as I can indeed practice divination?"

King James Version

And Joseph said unto them, What deed is this that ye have done? wot ye not that such a man as I can certainly divine?

Holman Bible

"What is this you have done?" Joseph said to them. "Didn't you know that a man like me could uncover the truth by divination?"

International Standard Version

and Joseph asked them, "Why did you do this? Don't you know that I'm an expert at divination?"

A Conservative Version

And Joseph said to them, What deed is this that ye have done? Know ye not that such a man as I can indeed divine?

American Standard Version

And Joseph said unto them, What deed is this that ye have done? know ye not that such a man as I can indeed divine?

Amplified

Joseph said to them, What is this thing that you have done? Do you not realize that such a man as I can certainly detect and know by divination [everything you do without other knowledge of it]?

Bible in Basic English

And Joseph said, What is this thing which you have done? had you no thought that such a man as I would have power to see what is secret?

Darby Translation

And Joseph said to them, What deed is this which ye have done? Did ye not know that such a man as I can certainly divine?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Joseph said unto them, What deed is this that ye have done? Know ye not that such a man as I can certainly divine?

Julia Smith Translation

And Joseph will say to them, What this deed ye did? knew ye not that divining, a man shall divine such as I?

King James 2000

And Joseph said unto them, What deed is this that you have done? Know you not that such a man as I can certainly divine?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Joseph said to them, "What is this deed that you have done? Did you not know that a man who [is] like me surely practices divination?"

Modern King James verseion

And Joseph said to them, What deed is this that you have done? Do you not know that one like me can certainly divine?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Joseph said unto them, "What deed is this which ye have done? Wist ye not that such a man as I can prophesy?"

NET Bible

Joseph said to them, "What did you think you were doing? Don't you know that a man like me can find out things like this by divination?"

New Heart English Bible

Joseph said to them, "What deed is this that you have done? Do you not know that such a man as I can indeed divine?"

The Emphasized Bible

And Joseph said to them, What is this deed which ye have done? Know ye not that such a man as I, can even divine?

Webster

And Joseph said to them, What deed is this that ye have done? knew ye not that such a man as I can certainly divine?

World English Bible

Joseph said to them, "What deed is this that you have done? Don't you know that such a man as I can indeed divine?"

Youngs Literal Translation

and Joseph saith to them, 'What is this deed that ye have done? have ye not known that a man like me doth diligently observe?'

Interlinear

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

מעשׂה 
Ma`aseh 
Usage: 234

not that such a man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

References

Context Readings

Joseph Tests His Brothers

14 When Judah and his brothers came to Joseph's house, he was still there, and they fell to the ground before him. 15 Joseph said to them, "What is this deed that you have done? Do you not know that such a man as I can indeed practice divination?" 16 So Judah said, "What can we say to my lord? What can we speak? And how can we justify ourselves? God has found out the iniquity of your servants; behold, we are my lord's slaves, both we and the one in whose possession the cup has been found."


Cross References

Genesis 3:13

Then the LORD God said to the woman, "What is this you have done?" And the woman said, "The serpent deceived me, and I ate."

Genesis 4:10

He said, "What have you done? The voice of your brother's blood is crying to Me from the ground.

Genesis 21:26

And Abimelech said, "I do not know who has done this thing; you did not tell me, nor did I hear of it until today."

Genesis 39:8

But he refused and said to his master's wife, "Behold, with me here, my master does not concern himself with anything in the house, and he has put all that he owns in my charge.

Genesis 44:4-5

They had just gone out of the city, and were not far off, when Joseph said to his house steward, "Up, follow the men; and when you overtake them, say to them, 'Why have you repaid evil for good?

Exodus 32:1

Now when the people saw that Moses delayed to come down from the mountain, the people assembled about Aaron and said to him, "Come, make us a god who will go before us; as for this Moses, the man who brought us up from the land of Egypt, we do not know what has become of him."

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