'Persons' in the Bible
All of these people, who belonged to Jacob's family, traveled to Egypt. All of Jacob's direct descendants, not including his sons' wives, numbered 66 persons in all.
All those who descended from Jacob totaled 75 persons. Now Joseph was already in Egypt.
These were the descendants of Levi according to their ancestral households, with family heads documented according to the names of persons 20 years and older who were appointed to perform work in service to the Temple of the LORD.
Such persons will die in their full vigor, completely prosperous and secure.
Then Joseph invited his father Jacob and all his relatives to come to him in Egypt 75 persons in all.
who disobeyed long ago in the days of Noah, when God waited patiently while the ark was being built. In it a few, that is, eight persons, were saved by water.