Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years; so the length of Jacob's life was one hundred and forty-seven years.

King James Version

And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years: so the whole age of Jacob was an hundred forty and seven years.

Holman Bible

Now Jacob lived in the land of Egypt 17 years, and his life span was 147 years.

International Standard Version

He lived for seventeen more years in Egypt, until he was 147 years old.

A Conservative Version

And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years. So the days of Jacob, the years of his life, were a hundred forty-seven years.

American Standard Version

And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years: so the days of Jacob, the years of his life, were a hundred forty and seven years.

Amplified

And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years; so Jacob reached the age of 147 years.

Bible in Basic English

And Jacob was living in the land of Goshen for seventeen years; so the years of his life were a hundred and forty-seven.

Darby Translation

And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years; and the days of Jacob, the years of his life, were a hundred and forty-seven years.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years; so the whole age of Jacob was one hundred forty-seven years.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jacob will live in the land of Egypt seventeen years: and the days of the years of the life of Jacob will be seven years and forty years, and a hundred years.

King James 2000

And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years: so the whole age of Jacob was a hundred forty and seven years.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years. And the days of Jacob, the years of his life, were one hundred and forty-seven years.

Modern King James verseion

And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years. And the days of Jacob, the years of his life, were a hundred forty-seven years.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Moreover, Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years, so that the whole age of Jacob was a hundred and forty seven years.

NET Bible

Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years; the years of Jacob's life were 147 in all.

New Heart English Bible

Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years. So the days of Jacob, the years of his life, were one hundred forty-seven years.

The Emphasized Bible

And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years, - so it came to pass that the days of Jacob, the years of his life, were a hundred and forty-seven years.

Webster

And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years: so the whole age of Jacob was a hundred and forty seven years.

World English Bible

Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years. So the days of Jacob, the years of his life, were one hundred forty-seven years.

Youngs Literal Translation

and Jacob liveth in the land of Egypt seventeen years, and the days of Jacob, the years of his life, are an hundred and forty and seven years.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יעקב 
Ya`aqob 
Usage: 349

חיה 
Chayah 
Usage: 264

in the land
ארץ 
'erets 
Usage: 2504

of Egypt
מצרים 
Mitsrayim 
Usage: 681

עשׂר 
`asar 
Usage: 339

שׁנה שׁנה 
Shaneh (in pl. only), 
Usage: 811

so the whole age
חי 
Chay 
Usage: 502

of Jacob
יעקב 
Ya`aqob 
Usage: 349

מאיה מאה 
me'ah 
Usage: 581

ארבּעים 
'arba`iym 
Usage: 136

and seven
שׁבעה שׁבע 
Sheba` 
Usage: 395

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

Israel Settles In Goshen

27 Now Israel lived in the land of Egypt, in Goshen, and they acquired property in it and were fruitful and became very numerous. 28 Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years; so the length of Jacob's life was one hundred and forty-seven years. 29 When the time for Israel to die drew near, he called his son Joseph and said to him, "Please, if I have found favor in your sight, place now your hand under my thigh and deal with me in kindness and faithfulness. Please do not bury me in Egypt,



Cross References

Genesis 37:2

These are the records of the generations of Jacob. Joseph, when seventeen years of age, was pasturing the flock with his brothers while he was still a youth, along with the sons of Bilhah and the sons of Zilpah, his father's wives And Joseph brought back a bad report about them to their father.

Genesis 47:8-9

Pharaoh said to Jacob, "How many years have you lived?"

Psalm 90:10

As for the days of our life, they contain seventy years, Or if due to strength, eighty years, Yet their pride is but labor and sorrow; For soon it is gone and we fly away.

Psalm 90:12

So teach us to number our days, That we may present to You a heart of wisdom.

Psalm 119:84

How many are the days of Your servant? When will You execute judgment on those who persecute me?

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