Genesis 42:2 DBY

2 And he said, Behold, I have heard that there is grain in Egypt; go down thither and buy [grain] for us from thence, in order that we may live, and not die.

Study tools for Genesis 42:2

  • a 42:9 - Or 'unfortified places:' lit. 'nakedness;' and so in ver. 12.
  • b 42:16 - Or 'indeed, ye.'
  • c 42:17 - Lit. 'gathered.'
  • d 42:27 - Lit. 'sackcloth.'
  • e 42:27 - Caravanserai: so Ex. 4.24, &c.
  • f 42:28 - Or 'bag;' the other occurrences of the word in the chap. represent a different Hebrew word, relating to the material. See Note c.
  • g 42:35 - Lit. 'sackcloth.'
  • h 42:38 - See ch. 37.35.