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Genesis 37:2 NIV

2 This is the account of Jacob’s family line. Joseph, a young man of seventeen, was tending the flocks with his brothers, the sons of Bilhah and the sons of Zilpah, his father’s wives, and he brought their father a bad report about them.

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  • a 37:3 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain; also in verses 23 and 32.
  • b 37:28 - That is, about 8 ounces or about 230 grams
  • c 37:36 - Samaritan Pentateuch, Septuagint, Vulgate and Syriac (see also verse 28); Masoretic Text "Medanites"