Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Don't you have the cup that my master uses to drink from and also uses to practice divination? You're wrong to have done this.'"

New American Standard Bible

'Is not this the one from which my lord drinks and which he indeed uses for divination? You have done wrong in doing this.'"

King James Version

Is not this it in which my lord drinketh, and whereby indeed he divineth? ye have done evil in so doing.

Holman Bible

Isn’t this the cup that my master drinks from and uses for divination? What you have done is wrong!’”

A Conservative Version

Is not this that in which my lord drinks, and how he indeed divines? Ye have done evil in so doing.

American Standard Version

Is not this that in which my lord drinketh, and whereby he indeed divineth? ye have done evil in so doing.

Amplified

Is it not my master's drinking cup with which he divines [the future]? You have done wrong in doing this.

Bible in Basic English

Is not this the cup from which my lord takes wine and by which he gets knowledge of the future? Truly, you have done evil.

Darby Translation

Is not this it in which my lord drinks, and in which indeed he divines? Ye have done evil in what ye have done.

Julia Smith Translation

Is it not this which my lord will drink in it, and divining he will divine in it? ye were evil in which ye did.

King James 2000

Is not this it from which my lord drinks, and by which indeed he divines? you have done evil in so doing.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Is this not that from which my master drinks? Now he himself certainly practices divination with it. You have done evil [in] what you have done.'"

Modern King James verseion

Is this not that in which my lord drinks, and by which indeed he divines? You have done evil in so doing.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Is that not the cup of which my lord drinketh, and doth he not prophesy therein? Ye have evil done that ye have done.'"

NET Bible

Doesn't my master drink from this cup and use it for divination? You have done wrong!'"

New Heart English Bible

Isn't this that from which my lord drinks, and by which he indeed divines? You have done evil in so doing.'"

The Emphasized Bible

Is not this that in which my lord drinketh, and whereby, he himself, doth divine? Ye have done evil in what ye have done.

Webster

Is not this the cup in which my lord drinketh, and by which indeed he divineth? ye have done evil in so doing.

World English Bible

Isn't this that from which my lord drinks, and by which he indeed divines? You have done evil in so doing.'"

Youngs Literal Translation

Is not this that with which my lord drinketh? and he observeth diligently with it; ye have done evil in that which ye have done.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Is not this it in which my lord
אדן אדון 
'adown 
Usage: 335

שׁתה 
Shathah 
Usage: 218

רעע 
Ra`a` 
Usage: 98

Context Readings

Joseph Tests His Brothers

4 They had not traveled far from the city when Joseph ordered his palace manager, "Get up, follow those men, and when you've caught up with them, ask them, "Why did you repay evil for good? 5 Don't you have the cup that my master uses to drink from and also uses to practice divination? You're wrong to have done this.'" 6 So he went after them and made that accusation.


Cross References

Genesis 30:27

Then Laban responded, "If I've found favor in your sight, please stay with me, because I've learned through divination that the LORD has blessed me because of you.

Genesis 44:15

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

Leviticus 19:26

"You are not to eat anything containing blood, engage in occult practices, or practice fortune telling.

2 Kings 21:6

He made his son into a burnt offering, practiced witchcraft, used divination, and consorted with mediums and spirit-channelers. He practiced many things that the LORD considered to be evil and provoked him.

Deuteronomy 18:10-14

There must never be found among you anyone who sacrifices his son or daughter in fire, practices divination, interprets omens, practices sorcery,

1 Kings 20:33

Ben-hadad's advisors, quickly analyzing the signs in what Ahab was saying, responded, "Yes, your brother Ben-hadad." "Go get him," Ahab responded. So Ben-hadad came out to him, and Ahab took him up into his personal chariot.

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