Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

"But then you ordered your servants, "Bring him here to me so I can see him for myself.'

New American Standard Bible

"Then you said to your servants, 'Bring him down to me that I may set my eyes on him.'

King James Version

And thou saidst unto thy servants, Bring him down unto me, that I may set mine eyes upon him.

Holman Bible

Then you said to your servants, ‘Bring him to me so that I can see him.’

A Conservative Version

And thou said to thy servants, Bring him down to me, that I may set my eyes upon him.

American Standard Version

And thou saidst unto thy servants, Bring him down unto me, that I may set mine eyes upon him.

Amplified

And you said to your servants, Bring him down to me, that I may set my eyes on him.

Bible in Basic English

And you said to your servants, Let him come down to me with you, so that I may see him.

Darby Translation

And thou saidst unto thy servants, Bring him down to me, that I may set mine eye on him.

Julia Smith Translation

And thou wilt say to thy servants, Bring him down to me, and I shall set mine eyes upon him.

King James 2000

And you said unto your servants, Bring him down unto me, that I may set my eyes upon him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then you said to your servants, 'Bring him down to me that I may set my eyes upon him.'

Modern King James verseion

And you said to your servants, Bring him down to me, and let me see him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said my lord unto his servants, 'Bring him unto me, that I may set mine eyes upon him.'

NET Bible

"Then you told your servants, 'Bring him down to me so I can see him.'

New Heart English Bible

You said to your servants, 'Bring him down to me, that I may set my eyes on him.'

The Emphasized Bible

So then thou saidst unto thy servants, Bring him down unto me, - that I may set mine eyes upon him.

Webster

And thou saidst to thy servants, Bring him down to me, that I may set my eyes upon him.

World English Bible

You said to your servants, 'Bring him down to me, that I may set my eyes on him.'

Youngs Literal Translation

'And thou sayest unto thy servants, Bring him down unto me, and I set mine eye upon him;

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And thou saidst

Usage: 0

עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

ירד 
Yarad 
Usage: 378

unto me, that I may set
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

References

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Easton

Hastings

Context Readings

Joseph Tests His Brothers

20 and we answered Your Excellency, "We have an aged father and a younger child who was born when he was old. His brother is now dead, so he's the only surviving son of his mother. His father loves him.' 21 "But then you ordered your servants, "Bring him here to me so I can see him for myself.' 22 So we told Your Excellency, "The young man cannot leave his father, because if he were to do so, his father would die.'



Cross References

Genesis 42:15

So here's how we'll test you. You can bet the life of Pharaoh that you're not leaving here until your youngest brother comes here!

Genesis 42:20

Just be sure to bring your youngest brother back to me so what you've claimed can be verified. That way, you won't die."

Genesis 43:29

As Joseph looked up and recognized his brother Benjamin, his own mother's son, he asked, "Is this your youngest brother about whom you spoke to me?" And he addressed him directly, "May God be gracious to you, my son."

Jeremiah 24:6

I'll look at them with good intentions, and I'll bring them back to this land. I'll build them up. I won't tear them down; I'll plant them and not rip them up.

Jeremiah 40:4

Now, look, I've freed you today from the chains that were on your hands. If you want to come with me to Babylon, come, and I'll look after you. But if you don't want to come with me to Babylon, don't. Look, the whole land lies before you, so go wherever it seems good and right for you to go."

Amos 9:4

Even if they go into exile among their enemies, from there I will order the sword to kill them. I will fix my gaze on them to inflict disaster, and not to do good.

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