Exodus 1:1-5 NIV

The Israelites Oppressed

1 These are the names of the sons of Israel1 who went to Egypt with Jacob, each with his family:

References for Exodus 1:1

2 Reuben, Simeon, Levi and Judah;
3 Issachar, Zebulun and Benjamin;
4 Dan and Naphtali; Gad and Asher.2

References for Exodus 1:4

5 The descendants of Jacob numbered seventya in all;3 Joseph was already in Egypt.

References for Exodus 1:5

    • a 1:5 - Masoretic Text (see also Gen. 46:27); Dead Sea Scrolls and Septuagint (see also Acts 7:14 and note at Gen. 46:27) "seventy-five"