Exodus 1:1-6 LEB

Israel and Oppression in Egypt

1 And these [are] the names of the sons of Israel who came [to] Egypt; with Jacob, they each came with his {family}:a

References for Exodus 1:1

    • a 1:1 - Literally "house"
      2 Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah;
      3 Issachar, Zebulun, and Benjamin;
      4 Dan and Naphtali, Gad and Asher.
      5 And {all those who descended from Jacob}b were seventy individuals,c and Joseph was in Egypt.

      References for Exodus 1:5

        • b 1:5 - Literally "every soul/individual/life, the ones going out from the loins of Jacob"
        • c 1:5 - Or "souls," "lives"
          6 And Joseph died and all of his brothers and all of that generation.