Genesis 41:7
New International Version
The thin heads of grain swallowed up the seven healthy, full heads. Then Pharaoh woke up; it had been a dream.

New Living Translation
And these thin heads swallowed up the seven plump, well-formed heads! Then Pharaoh woke up again and realized it was a dream.

English Standard Version
And the thin ears swallowed up the seven plump, full ears. And Pharaoh awoke, and behold, it was a dream.

Berean Study Bible
And the thin heads of grain swallowed up the seven plump, ripe ones. Then Pharaoh awoke and realized it was a dream.

King James Bible
And the seven thin ears devoured the seven rank and full ears. And Pharaoh awoke, and, behold, it was a dream.

New King James Version
And the seven thin heads devoured the seven plump and full heads. So Pharaoh awoke, and indeed, it was a dream.

New American Standard Bible
And the thin ears swallowed the seven plump and full ears. Then Pharaoh awoke, and behold, it was a dream.

NASB 1995
The thin ears swallowed up the seven plump and full ears. Then Pharaoh awoke, and behold, it was a dream.

NASB 1977
And the thin ears swallowed up the seven plump and full ears. Then Pharaoh awoke, and behold, it was a dream.

Amplified Bible
Then the thin ears swallowed the seven plump and full ears. And Pharaoh awoke, and it was a dream.

Christian Standard Bible
The thin heads of grain swallowed up the seven plump, full ones. Then Pharaoh woke up, and it was only a dream.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The thin heads of grain swallowed up the seven plump, ripe ones. Then Pharaoh woke up, and it was only a dream.

American Standard Version
And the thin ears swallowed up the seven rank and full ears. And Pharaoh awoke, and, behold, it was a dream.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And the thin ears devoured the seven fat and full ears; and Pharaoh awoke, and behold, it was a dream.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the seven thin ears and blasted with the wind devoured the seven choice and full ears; and Pharao awoke, and it was a dream.

Contemporary English Version
The thin heads of grain swallowed the seven full heads. Again the king woke up, and it had only been a dream.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And devoured all the beauty of the former. Pharao awaked after his rest:

English Revised Version
And the thin ears swallowed up the seven rank and full ears. And Pharaoh awoke, and, behold, it was a dream.

Good News Translation
and the thin heads of grain swallowed the full ones. The king woke up and realized that he had been dreaming.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The thin heads of grain swallowed the seven full, healthy heads. Then Pharaoh woke up. It was only a dream.

International Standard Version
and ate up the seven plump, fruit-filled ears. Then Pharaoh woke up a second time, and it had been a very vivid dream!

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the thin ears swallowed up the seven rank and full ears. And Pharaoh awoke, and, behold, it was a dream.

Literal Standard Version
and the thin ears swallow the seven fat and full ears—and Pharaoh awakens, and behold, a dream.

NET Bible
The thin heads swallowed up the seven healthy and full heads. Then Pharaoh woke up and realized it was a dream.

New Heart English Bible
The thin heads of grain swallowed up the seven healthy and full ears. Pharaoh awoke, and look, it was a dream.

World English Bible
The thin heads of grain swallowed up the seven healthy and full ears. Pharaoh awoke, and behold, it was a dream.

Young's Literal Translation
and the thin ears swallow the seven fat and full ears -- and Pharaoh awaketh, and lo, a dream.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Dreams of Pharaoh
6After them, seven other heads of grain sprouted, thin and scorched by the east wind. 7And the thin heads of grain swallowed up the seven plump, ripe ones. Then Pharaoh awoke and realized it was a dream. 8In the morning his spirit was troubled, so he summoned all the magicians and wise men of Egypt. Pharaoh told them his dreams, but no one could interpret them for him.…

Cross References
Genesis 41:6
After them, seven other heads of grain sprouted, thin and scorched by the east wind.

Genesis 41:8
In the morning his spirit was troubled, so he summoned all the magicians and wise men of Egypt. Pharaoh told them his dreams, but no one could interpret them for him.

1 Kings 3:15
Then Solomon awoke, and indeed it had been a dream. So he returned to Jerusalem, stood before the ark of the covenant of the Lord, and offered burnt offerings and peace offerings. Then he held a feast for all his servants.


Treasury of Scripture

And the seven thin ears devoured the seven rank and full ears. And Pharaoh awoke, and, behold, it was a dream.

a dream.

Genesis 20:3
But God came to Abimelech in a dream by night, and said to him, Behold, thou art but a dead man, for the woman which thou hast taken; for she is a man's wife.

Genesis 37:5
And Joseph dreamed a dream, and he told it his brethren: and they hated him yet the more.









Verse 7. - And the seven thin ears devoured the seven rank (i.e. fat) and full ears. And Pharaoh awoke, and, behold, it was a dream - manifestly of the same import as that which had preceded. The dream was doubled because of its certainty and nearness (ver. 32).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And the thin
הַדַּקּ֔וֹת (had·daq·qō·wṯ)
Article | Adjective - feminine plural
Strong's 1851: Crushed, small, thin

heads of grain
הַשִּׁבֳּלִ֣ים (haš·šib·bo·lîm)
Article | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 7641: A stream, an ear of grain, a branch

swallowed up
וַתִּבְלַ֙עְנָה֙ (wat·tiḇ·la‘·nāh)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person feminine plural
Strong's 1104: To swallow down, swallow up, engulf

the seven
שֶׁ֣בַע (še·ḇa‘)
Number - feminine singular
Strong's 7651: Seven, seven times, a week, an indefinite number

plump,
הַבְּרִיא֖וֹת (hab·bə·rî·’ō·wṯ)
Article | Adjective - feminine plural
Strong's 1277: Fatted, plump

ripe
וְהַמְּלֵא֑וֹת (wə·ham·mə·lê·’ō·wṯ)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Adjective - feminine plural
Strong's 4392: Full, filling, fulness, fully

ones.
הַֽשִּׁבֳּלִ֔ים (haš·šib·bo·lîm)
Article | Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 7641: A stream, an ear of grain, a branch

Then Pharaoh
פַּרְעֹ֖ה (par·‘ōh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 6547: Pharaoh -- a title of Egypt kings

awoke
וַיִּיקַ֥ץ (way·yî·qaṣ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3364: To awake

and realized
וְהִנֵּ֥ה (wə·hin·nêh)
Conjunctive waw | Interjection
Strong's 2009: Lo! behold!

it was a dream.
חֲלֽוֹם׃ (ḥă·lō·wm)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 2472: A dream


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