Parallel Verses

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.

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!’”

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.'"

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 this not my lord’s drinking cup and the one which he uses for divination? You have done [a great and unforgivable] 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.

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 And when they were gone out of the city, and not yet far off, Joseph said unto his steward, Up, follow after the men; and when you do overtake them, say unto them, Why have you rewarded evil for good? 5 Is not this it from which my lord drinks, and by which indeed he divines? you have done evil in so doing. 6 And he overtook them, and he spoke unto them these same words.


Cross References

Genesis 30:27

And Laban said unto him, I pray you, if I have found favor in your eyes, tarry: for I have learned by experience that the LORD has blessed me for your sake.

Genesis 44:15

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?

Leviticus 19:26

You shall not eat anything with the blood: neither shall you use divination, nor witchcraft.

2 Kings 21:6

And he made his son pass through the fire, and practiced soothsaying, and used witchcraft, and dealt with mediums and wizards: he did much wickedness in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to anger.

Deuteronomy 18:10-14

There shall not be found among you any one that makes his son or his daughter to pass through the fire, or that uses divination, or sorcery, or interprets omens, or is a witch,

1 Kings 20:33

Now the men did diligently observe whether any sign of mercy would come from him, and did quickly catch it: and they said, Your brother Ben-hadad. Then he said, Go, bring him. Then Ben-hadad came forth to him; and he caused him to come up into the chariot.

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