Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

and take your father, and your households, and come unto me, and I give to you the good of the land of Egypt, and eat ye the fat of the land.

New American Standard Bible

and take your father and your households and come to me, and I will give you the best of the land of Egypt and you will eat the fat of the land.’

King James Version

And take your father and your households, and come unto me: and I will give you the good of the land of Egypt, and ye shall eat the fat of the land.

Holman Bible

Get your father and your families, and come back to me. I will give you the best of the land of Egypt, and you can eat from the richness of the land.’

International Standard Version

get your father and your households, and come back to me. I'll give you the best of the land of Egypt and you can live off the abundance of the land.'

A Conservative Version

and take your father and your households, and come to me. And I will give you the good of the land of Egypt, and ye shall eat the fat of the land.

American Standard Version

and take your father and your households, and come unto me: and I will give you the good of the land of Egypt, and ye shall eat the fat of the land.

Amplified

and get your father and your households and come to me. I will give you the best of the land of Egypt and you will eat the fat (the finest produce) of the land.’

Bible in Basic English

And get your father and your families and come back to me: and I will give you all the good things of Egypt, and the fat of the land will be your food.

Darby Translation

and take your father and your households, and come to me; and I will give you the good of the land of Egypt, and ye shall eat the fat of the land.

Julia Smith Translation

And take your father and your houses, and come to me: and I will give to you the good of the land of Egypt, and ye shall eat the heart of the land.

King James 2000

And take your father and your households, and come unto me: and I will give you the good of the land of Egypt, and you shall eat the fat of the land.

Lexham Expanded Bible

and take your father and your households and come to me, and I will give you the best of the land of Egypt, and you shall eat the fat of the land.'

Modern King James verseion

and take your father and your households and come to me. And I will give you the good of the land of Egypt, and you shall eat the fat of the land.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

take your father and your households and come unto me, and I will give you the best of the land of Egypt, and ye shall eat the fat of the land.'"

NET Bible

Get your father and your households and come to me! Then I will give you the best land in Egypt and you will eat the best of the land.'

New Heart English Bible

Take your father and your households, and come to me, and I will give you the good of the land of Egypt, and you will eat the fat of the land.'

The Emphasized Bible

and fetch your father and your households and come in unto me, - that I may give you the best of the land of Egypt, and eat ye the fat of the land.

Webster

And take your father, and your households, and come to me: and I will give you the good of the land of Egypt, and ye shall eat the fat of the land.

World English Bible

Take your father and your households, and come to me, and I will give you the good of the land of Egypt, and you will eat the fat of the land.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
לקח 
Laqach 
Usage: 966

בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

and come

come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

unto me and I will give
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

you the good
טוּב 
Tuwb 
Usage: 32

of the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

of Egypt
מצרים 
Mitsrayim 
Usage: 681

and ye shall eat
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

the fat
חלב חלב 
Cheleb 
Usage: 92

References

Easton

Fausets

Fat

Watsons

Context Readings

Joseph Reveals His Identity

17 and Pharaoh saith unto Joseph, 'Say unto thy brethren, This do ye: lade your beasts, and go, enter ye the land of Canaan, 18 and take your father, and your households, and come unto me, and I give to you the good of the land of Egypt, and eat ye the fat of the land. 19 Yea, thou -- thou hast been commanded: this do ye, take for yourselves out of the land of Egypt, waggons for your infants, and for your wives, and ye have brought your father, and come;



Cross References

Genesis 27:28

and God doth give to thee of the dew of heaven, and of the fatness of the earth, and abundance of corn and wine;

Genesis 47:6

the land of Egypt is before thee; in the best of the land cause thy father and thy brethren to dwell -- they dwell in the land of Goshen, and if thou hast known, and there are among them men of ability, then thou hast set them heads over the cattle I have.'

Numbers 18:12

all the best of the oil, and all the best of the new wine, and wheat -- their first -fruits which they give to Jehovah -- to thee I have given them.

Numbers 18:29

out of all your gifts ye do lift up the whole heave-offering of Jehovah; out of all its fat, -- its hallowed part -- out of it.

Deuteronomy 32:14

Butter of the herd, and milk of the flock, With fat of lambs, and rams, sons of Bashan, And he-goats, with fat of kidneys of wheat; And of the blood of the grape thou dost drink wine!

Psalm 81:16

He causeth him to eat of the fat of wheat, And with honey from a rock I satisfy thee!

Psalm 147:14

Who is making thy border peace, With the fat of wheat He satisfieth Thee.

Isaiah 28:1

Woe to the proud crown of the drunkards of Ephraim. And the fading flower of the beauty of his glory, That is on the head of the fat valley of the broken down of wine.

Isaiah 28:4

And the fading flower of the beauty of his glory That is on the head of the fat valley, Hath been as its first-fruit before summer, That its beholder seeth, While it is yet in his hand he swalloweth it.

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