Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
|Overview - Genesis 41|
| 1 ||Pharaoh has two dreams. |
| 9 ||Joseph interprets them. |
|33 ||He gives Pharaoh counsel, and is highly advanced, and married. |
|46 ||The seven years of plenty. |
|50 ||He begets children. |
|53 ||The famine begins. |
Genesis 41:5 (King James Version)
And he slept and dreamed the second time: and, behold, seven ears of corn came up upon one stalk, rank and good.
- seven ears
- A species of wheat, which grows in Egypt, bears, when perfect, seven ears on one stalk, as its natural conformation. It differs from ours in having a solid stem, or at least a stem full of pith, in order to yield sufficient nourishment and support to so great a weight as the ears which it bears.
- Hebrew fat.
- Deuteronomy 32:14