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Genesis 41:41

Joseph in Charge of Egypt

41 So Pharaoh said to Joseph, “I hereby put you in charge of the whole land of Egypt.”

Read Genesis 41:41 Using Other Translations

And Pharaoh said unto Joseph, See, I have set thee over all the land of Egypt.
And Pharaoh said to Joseph, "See, I have set you over all the land of Egypt."
Pharaoh said to Joseph, “I hereby put you in charge of the entire land of Egypt.”

What does Genesis 41:41 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Genesis 41:41

And Pharaoh said unto Joseph
He continued speaking to him for the greater confirmation of what he had said, and for further explanation of it: see, I have set thee over all the land of Egypt;
not merely as the corn master general, to take care of a provision of corn in time of plenty, against a time of scarcity, but as a viceroy or deputy governor over the whole land, as appears by the ensigns of honour and dignity bestowed on him; of which in the following verses.

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