Exodus 1:1
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English Standard Version
These are the names of the sons of Israel who came to Egypt with Jacob, each with his household:

King James Bible
Now these are the names of the children of Israel, which came into Egypt; every man and his household came with Jacob.

American Standard Version
Now these are the names of the sons of Israel, who came into Egypt (every man and his household came with Jacob):

Douay-Rheims Bible
These are the names of the children of Israel, that went into Egypt with Jacob: they went in, every man with his household:

English Revised Version
Now these are the names of the sons of Israel, which came into Egypt; every man and his household came with Jacob.

Webster's Bible Translation
Now these are the names of the children of Israel, who came into Egypt; every man and his household came with Jacob.

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Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

After their father's death, Joseph's brethren were filled with alarm, and said, "If Joseph now should punish us and requite all the evil that we have done to him," sc., what would become of us! The sentence contains an aposiopesis, like Psalm 27:13; and לוּ with the imperfect presupposes a condition, being used "in cases which are not desired, and for the present not real, though perhaps possible" (Ew. 358). The brethren therefore deputed one of their number (possibly Benjamin) to Joseph, and instructed him to appeal to the wish expressed by their father before his death, and to implore forgiveness: "O pardon the misdeed of thy brethren and their sin, that they have done thee evil; and now grant forgiveness to the misdeed of the servants of the God of thy father." The ground of their plea is contained in ועתּה "and now," sc., as we request it by the desire and direction of our father, and in the epithet applied to themselves, "servants of the God of thy father." There is no reason whatever for regarding the appeal to their father's wish as a mere pretence. The fact that no reference was made by Jacob in his blessing to their sin against Joseph, merely proved that he as their father had forgiven the sin of his sons, since the grace of God had made their misdeed the means of Israel's salvation; but it by no means proves that he could not have instructed his sons humbly to beg for forgiveness from Joseph, even though Joseph had hitherto shown them only goodness and love. How far Joseph was from thinking of ultimate retribution and revenge, is evident from the reception which he gave to their request (Genesis 50:17): "Joseph wept at their address to him." viz., at the fact that they could impute anything so bad to him; and when they came themselves, and threw themselves as servants at his feet, he said to them (Genesis 50:19), "Fear not, for am I in the place of God?" i.e., am I in a position to interfere of my own accord with the purposes of God, and not rather bound to submit to them myself? "Ye had indeed evil against me in your mind, but God had it in mind for good (to turn this evil into good), to do (עשׂה like ואה Genesis 48:11), as is now evident (lit., as has occurred this day, cf. Deuteronomy 2:30; Deuteronomy 4:20, etc.), to preserve alive a great nation (cf. Genesis 45:7). And now fear not, I shall provide for you and your families." Thus he quieted them by his affectionate words.

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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Exodus 1:1 Now these are the names of the children of Israel, which came into Egypt; every man and his household came with Jacob.

The children of Israel, after Joseph's death, increase.

8 The more they are oppressed by a new king, the more they multiply.
15 The godliness of the midwives in saving the men children alive.
22 Pharaoh commands the male children to be cast into the river.

Exodus 6:14-16 These be the heads of their fathers' houses: The sons of Reuben the firstborn of Israel; Hanoch, and Pallu, Hezron, and Carmi...

Genesis 29:31-35 And when the LORD saw that Leah was hated, he opened her womb: but Rachel was barren...

Genesis 30:1-21 And when Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no children, Rachel envied her sister; and said to Jacob, Give me children, or else I die...

Genesis 35:18,23-26 And it came to pass, as her soul was in departing, (for she died) that she called his name Benoni: but his father called him Benjamin...

Genesis 46:8-26 And these are the names of the children of Israel, which came into Egypt, Jacob and his sons: Reuben, Jacob's firstborn...

Genesis 49:3-27 Reuben, you are my firstborn, my might, and the beginning of my strength, the excellency of dignity, and the excellency of power...

1 Chronicles 2:1,2 These are the sons of Israel; Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah, Issachar, and Zebulun...

1 Chronicles 12:23-40 And these are the numbers of the bands that were ready armed to the war, and came to David to Hebron...

1 Chronicles 27:16-22 Furthermore over the tribes of Israel: the ruler of the Reubenites was Eliezer the son of Zichri: of the Simeonites...

Revelation 7:4-8 And I heard the number of them which were sealed...

Cross References
Genesis 35:23
The sons of Leah: Reuben (Jacob's firstborn), Simeon, Levi, Judah, Issachar, and Zebulun.

Genesis 46:8
Now these are the names of the descendants of Israel, who came into Egypt, Jacob and his sons. Reuben, Jacob's firstborn,

Exodus 1:2
Reuben, Simeon, Levi, and Judah,

Ezekiel 48:1
"These are the names of the tribes: Beginning at the northern extreme, beside the way of Hethlon to Lebo-hamath, as far as Hazar-enan (which is on the northern border of Damascus over against Hamath), and extending from the east side to the west, Dan, one portion.

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