Genesis 37:1-6 DBY

1 And Jacob dwelt in the land where his father sojourned -- in the land of Canaan.
2 These are the generations of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen years old, fed a the flock with his brethren; and he was doing service with b the sons of Bilhah, and with the sons of Zilpah, his father's wives. And Joseph brought to his father an evil report of them. c

References for Genesis 37:2

    • Ź 37:2 - Or 'was tending.'
    • ź 37:2 - Or 'he was as a youth with.'
    • Ż 37:2 - Or 'their evil discourse.'
      3 And Israel loved Joseph more than all his sons, because he was son of his old age; and he made him a vest of many colours. d

      References for Genesis 37:3

        • ż 37:3 - Or 'a coat with sleeves;' and so vers. 23,32.
          4 And his brethren saw that their father loved him more than all his brethren, and they hated him, and could not greet him with friendliness.
          5 And Joseph dreamed a dream, and told [it] to his brethren, and they hated him yet the more.
          6 And he said to them, Hear, I pray you, this dream, which I have dreamt: