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Gen 42:6 (KJV) — And Joseph was the governor over the land, and he it was that sold to all the people of the land: and Joseph's brethren came, and bowed down themselves before him with their faces to the earth.
Gen 42:6 (NIV) — Now Joseph was the governor of the land, the person who sold grain to all its people. So when Joseph's brothers arrived, they bowed down to him with their faces to the ground.
|Phrase from KJV (Help)
||Shallit, an intendant, protector, ruler, from shalat, to be over or a protector, to rule: hence the Arabic salita, to obtain and exercise dominion, rule; and sultân, ruler, LORD, prince, and king. Gen 41:40,41; Gen 45:8,26; Psa 105:16-21; Act 7:10|
|he it was
||Gen 18:2; Gen 19:1; Gen 37:7,9; Gen 44:14; Rev 3:9|
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