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Genesis 37:28 ESV

28 Then 1Midianite traders passed by. And they drew Joseph up and lifted him out of the pit, and 2sold him to the Ishmaelites for twenty shekelsa of silver. They took Joseph to Egypt.

References for Genesis 37:28

    • ď 37:28 - A shekel was about 2/5 ounce or 11 grams

      Study tools for Genesis 37:28

      • 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