Genesis 37:26-28 NIV

26 Judah1 said to his brothers, "What will we gain if we kill our brother and cover up his blood?2

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      27 Come, let's sell him to the Ishmaelites and not lay our hands on him; after all, he is our brother,3 our own flesh and blood.4" His brothers agreed.

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      28 So when the Midianite5 merchants came by, his brothers pulled Joseph up out of the cistern6 and sold7 him for twenty shekelsa of silver8 to the Ishmaelites,9 who took him to Egypt.10

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        • b 37:28 - That is, about 8 ounces (about 0.2 kilogram)