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Genesis 46:34 NIV

34 you should answer, ‘Your servants have tended livestock from our boyhood on, just as our fathers did.’ Then you will be allowed to settle in the region of Goshen, for all shepherds are detestable to the Egyptians.”

References for Genesis 46:34

Study tools for Genesis 46:34

  • a 46:13 - Samaritan Pentateuch and Syriac (see also 1 Chron. 7:1); Masoretic Text "Puvah"
  • b 46:13 - Samaritan Pentateuch and some Septuagint manuscripts (see also Num. 26:24 and 1 Chron. 7:1); Masoretic Text "Iob"
  • c 46:15 - That is, Northwest Mesopotamia
  • d 46:16 - Samaritan Pentateuch and Septuagint (see also Num. 26:15); Masoretic Text "Ziphion"
  • e 46:20 - That is, Heliopolis
  • f 46:27 - Hebrew; Septuagint "the nine children"
  • g 46:27 - Hebrew (see also Exodus 1:5 and note); Septuagint (see also Acts 7:14) "seventy-five"
  • h 46:29 - Hebrew "around him"