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Genesis 37:24 NLT

24 Then they grabbed him and threw him into the cistern. Now the cistern was empty; there was no water in it.

Study tools for Genesis 37:24

  • a 37:3 - Hebrew Israel; also in 37:13 . See note on 35:21 .
  • b 37:3 - Traditionally rendered a coat of many colors. The exact meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain.
  • c 37:26 - Hebrew cover his blood.
  • d 37:28 - Hebrew 20 [shekels], about 8 ounces or 228 grams in weight.
  • e 37:35 - Hebrew go down to Sheol.
  • f 37:36 - Hebrew the Medanites. The relationship between the Midianites and Medanites is unclear; compare 37:28 . See also 25:2 .