Genesis 48:18 Joseph said to his father, "Not so, my father, for this one is the firstborn. Place your right hand on his head."


Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Joseph said to his father, "Not so, my father, for this one is the firstborn. Place your right hand on his head."

King James Version

And Joseph said unto his father, Not so, my father: for this is the firstborn; put thy right hand upon his head.

Holman Bible

Joseph said to his father, "Not that way, my father! This one is the firstborn. Put your right hand on his head."

International Standard Version

"No, father, this one is the firstborn. Place your right hand on his head."

A Conservative Version

And Joseph said to his father, Not so, my father, for this is the firstborn, put thy right hand upon his head.

American Standard Version

And Joseph said unto his father, Not so, my father; for this is the first-born; put thy right hand upon his head.

Amplified

And Joseph said, Not so, my father, for this is the firstborn; put your right hand upon his head.

Bible in Basic English

And Joseph said to his father, Not so, my father, for this is the older; put your right hand on his head.

Darby Translation

And Joseph said to his father, Not so, my father, for this is the firstborn: put thy right hand on his head.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Joseph said unto his father, Not so, my father, for this is the firstborn; put thy right hand upon his head.

Julia Smith Translation

And Joseph will say to his father, Not so, my father: for this is the first-born; put thy right hand upon his head.

King James 2000

And Joseph said unto his father, Not so, my father: for this is the firstborn; put your right hand upon his head.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And Joseph said to his father, "Not so, my father; because this one [is] the firstborn. Put your right [hand] upon his head."

Modern King James verseion

And Joseph said to his father, Not so, my father. For this is the first-born. Put your right hand on his head.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

and said unto his father, "Not so my father, for this is the eldest. Put thy righthand upon his head."

NET Bible

Joseph said to his father, "Not so, my father, for this is the firstborn. Put your right hand on his head."

New Heart English Bible

Joseph said to his father, "Not so, my father; for this is the firstborn; put your right hand on his head."

The Emphasized Bible

And Joseph said unto his father - Not so, my father! for, this, is the firstborn, lay thy right hand upon his head.

Webster

And Joseph said to his father, Not so, my father; for this is the first-born; put thy right hand upon his head.

World English Bible

Joseph said to his father, "Not so, my father; for this is the firstborn; put your right hand on his head."

Youngs Literal Translation

and Joseph saith unto his father, 'Not so, my father, for this is the first-born; set thy right hand on his head.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יוסף 
Yowceph 
Usage: 213

Not so, my father
אב 
'ab 
Usage: 1214

בּכור 
B@kowr 
Usage: 117

שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

ימין 
Yamiyn 
Usage: 139

References

Context Readings

Ephraim's Greater Blessing

17 When Joseph saw that his father laid his right hand on Ephraim's head, it displeased him; and he grasped his father's hand to remove it from Ephraim's head to Manasseh's head. 18 Joseph said to his father, "Not so, my father, for this one is the firstborn. Place your right hand on his head." 19 But his father refused and said, "I know, my son, I know; he also will become a people and he also will be great. However, his younger brother shall be greater than he, and his descendants shall become a multitude of nations."



Cross References

Genesis 19:18

But Lot said to them, "Oh no, my lords!

Genesis 27:15

Then Rebekah took the best garments of Esau her elder son, which were with her in the house, and put them on Jacob her younger son.

Genesis 29:26

But Laban said, "It is not the practice in our place to marry off the younger before the firstborn.

Genesis 43:33

Now they were seated before him, the firstborn according to his birthright and the youngest according to his youth, and the men looked at one another in astonishment.

Genesis 49:3

"Reuben, you are my firstborn; My might and the beginning of my strength, Preeminent in dignity and preeminent in power.

Exodus 10:11

"Not so! Go now, the men among you, and serve the LORD, for that is what you desire." So they were driven out from Pharaoh's presence.

Matthew 25:9

"But the prudent answered, 'No, there will not be enough for us and you too; go instead to the dealers and buy some for yourselves.'

Acts 10:14

But Peter said, "By no means, Lord, for I have never eaten anything unholy and unclean."

Acts 11:8

"But I said, 'By no means, Lord, for nothing unholy or unclean has ever entered my mouth.'



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