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And the sons of Joseph, which were born him in Egypt, were two souls: all the souls of the house of Jacob, which came into Egypt, were three score and ten.
threescore and ten. Threescore and six were before mentioned, (ver
Genesis 46:26 All the souls that came with Jacob into Egypt, which came out of his loins, besides Jacob's sons' wives...
) so that Joseph and his two sons, along with Jacob himself, complete the seventy persons enumerated; and the number in verses
Genesis 46:15,18,22 These be the sons of Leah, which she bore to Jacob in Padanaram, with his daughter Dinah...
Genesis 46:25 These are the sons of Bilhah, which Laban gave to Rachel his daughter, and she bore these to Jacob: all the souls were seven.
amount to that number. The addition of five persons in the LXX. in verse
Genesis 46:20 And to Joseph in the land of Egypt were born Manasseh and Ephraim, which Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On bore to him.
, was either the cause or the consequence of another difference here; for in that version the number is seventy-five verses
Genesis 46:15,18,22,25 These be the sons of Leah, which she bore to Jacob in Padanaram, with his daughter Dinah...
Exodus 1:5 And all the souls that came out of the loins of Jacob were seventy souls: for Joseph was in Egypt already.
Exodus 24:1 And he said to Moses, Come up to the LORD, you, and Aaron, Nadab, and Abihu, and seventy of the elders of Israel...
Deuteronomy 10:22 Your fathers went down into Egypt with three score and ten persons...
Acts 7:14 Then sent Joseph, and called his father Jacob to him, and all his kindred, three score and fifteen souls.
Strong's ConcordanceAnd the sons of Joseph, which were born him in Egypt, [were] two souls: all the souls of the house of Jacob, which came into Egypt, [were] threescore and ten.
Topical BibleBorn Egypt Family Jacob Jacob's Joseph Members Persons Seventy Sons Souls Ten Threescore
Genesis Chapter 46 Verse 27
Alphabetical: all and been born came Egypt family had him house in Jacob Jacob's Joseph members of persons seventy sons the to two went were which who With
OT Law: Genesis 46:27 The sons of Joseph who were born (Gen. Ge Gn)