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Genesis 37:2 ESV

2 These are the generations of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen years old, was pasturing the flock with his brothers. He was a boy with the sons of Bilhah and Zilpah, his father's wives. And Joseph brought 1a bad report of them to their father.

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  • a 37:3 - See Septuagint, Vulgate; or (with Syriac) a robe with long sleeves. The meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain; also verses 23, 32
  • b 37:20 - Or cisterns; also verses 22, 24
  • c 37:28 - A shekel was about 2/5 ounce or 11 grams