Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Then his brothers also came and fell down before him and said, “Behold, we are your servants.”

King James Version

And his brethren also went and fell down before his face; and they said, Behold, we be thy servants.

Holman Bible

Then his brothers also came to him, bowed down before him, and said, “We are your slaves!”

International Standard Version

Joseph wept when they talked to him. So Joseph's brothers went to visit him, fell prostrate in front of him, and declared, "Look! We're your servants."

A Conservative Version

And his brothers also went and fell down before his face, and they said, Behold, we are thy servants.

American Standard Version

And his brethren also went and fell down before his face; and they said, Behold, we are thy servants.

Amplified

Then his brothers went and fell down before him [in confession]; then they said, “Behold, we are your servants (slaves).”

Bible in Basic English

Then his brothers went, and falling at his feet, said, Truly, we are your servants.

Darby Translation

And his brethren also went and fell down before his face, and said, Behold, we are thy bondmen.

Julia Smith Translation

And they will come and will fall down before him, and they will say, Behold, we are for servants to thee.

King James 2000

And his brothers also went and fell down before his face; and they said, Behold, we are your servants.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then his brothers went also and fell before him and said, "Behold, we [are] your servants."

Modern King James verseion

And his brothers also went and fell down before his face. And they said, Behold, we are your servants.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And his brethren came and fell before him and said, "Behold we be thy servants."

NET Bible

Then his brothers also came and threw themselves down before him; they said, "Here we are; we are your slaves."

New Heart English Bible

His brothers also went and fell down before his face; and they said, "Behold, we are your servants."

The Emphasized Bible

Then went his brethren also, and fell down before him, - and said, Behold us! thine for servants.

Webster

And his brethren also went and fell down before his face: and they said, Behold, we are thy servants.

World English Bible

His brothers also went and fell down before his face; and they said, "Behold, we are your servants."

Youngs Literal Translation

And his brethren also go and fall before him, and say, 'Lo, we are to thee for servants.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Joseph Reassures His Brothers

17 ‘Thus you shall say to Joseph, “Please forgive, I beg you, the transgression of your brothers and their sin, for they did you wrong.”’ And now, please forgive the transgression of the servants of the God of your father.” And Joseph wept when they spoke to him. 18 Then his brothers also came and fell down before him and said, “Behold, we are your servants.” 19 But Joseph said to them, “Do not be afraid, for am I in God’s place?



Cross References

Genesis 27:29

May peoples serve you,
And nations bow down to you;
Be master of your brothers,
And may your mother’s sons bow down to you.
Cursed be those who curse you,
And blessed be those who bless you.”

Genesis 37:7-11

for behold, we were binding sheaves in the field, and lo, my sheaf rose up and also stood erect; and behold, your sheaves gathered around and bowed down to my sheaf.”

Genesis 42:6

Now Joseph was the ruler over the land; he was the one who sold to all the people of the land. And Joseph’s brothers came and bowed down to him with their faces to the ground.

Genesis 44:14

When Judah and his brothers came to Joseph’s house, he was still there, and they fell to the ground before him.

Genesis 45:3

Then Joseph said to his brothers, “I am Joseph! Is my father still alive?” But his brothers could not answer him, for they were dismayed at his presence.

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