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Genesis 39:1 DBY

1 And Joseph was brought down to Egypt; and Potiphar, a chamberlain of Pharaoh, the captain of the life-guard, an Egyptian, bought him of the hand of the Ishmaelites who had brought him down thither.

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  • a 39:2 - Or 'a man that caused prosperity.'
  • b 39:7 - Lit. 'raised.'
  • c 39:11 - Or 'at this time.'
  • d 39:14 - Lit. 'great.'