Genesis 41:52
Parallel Verses
King James Version
And the name of the second called he Ephraim: For God hath caused me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction.

Darby Bible Translation
And the name of the second he called Ephraim For God has caused me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction.

World English Bible
The name of the second, he called Ephraim: "For God has made me fruitful in the land of my affliction."

Young's Literal Translation
and the name of the second he hath called Ephraim: 'for, God hath caused me to be fruitful in the land of mine affliction.'

Genesis 41:52 Parallel
Commentary
King James Translators' Notes

Ephraim: that is, Fruitful

Geneva Study Bible

And the name of the second called he Ephraim: For God hath caused me to be fruitful in the land of my affliction.Genesis 41:52 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Man's Chief End
Q-I: WHAT IS THE CHIEF END OF MAN? A: Man's chief end is to glorify God, and to enjoy him for ever. Here are two ends of life specified. 1: The glorifying of God. 2: The enjoying of God. I. The glorifying of God, I Pet 4:4: That God in all things may be glorified.' The glory of God is a silver thread which must run through all our actions. I Cor 10:01. Whether therefore ye eat or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.' Everything works to some end in things natural and artificial;
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

The First Chaldaean Empire and the Hyksos in Egypt
Syria: the part played by it in the ancient world--Babylon and the first Chaldaean empire--The dominion of the Hyksos: Ahmosis. Some countries seem destined from their origin to become the battle-fields of the contending nations which environ them. Into such regions, and to their cost, neighbouring peoples come from century to century to settle their quarrels and bring to an issue the questions of supremacy which disturb their little corner of the world. The nations around are eager for the possession
G. Maspero—History Of Egypt, Chaldaea, Syria, Babylonia, and Assyria, V 4

Second Great Group of Parables.
(Probably in Peræa.) Subdivision F. Parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus. ^C Luke XVI. 19-31. [The parable we are about to study is a direct advance upon the thoughts in the previous section. We may say generally that if the parable of the unjust steward teaches how riches are to be used, this parable sets forth the terrible consequences of a failure to so use them. Each point of the previous discourse is covered in detail, as will be shown by the references in the discussion of the parable.]
J. W. McGarvey—The Four-Fold Gospel

Cross References
Genesis 17:6
And I will make thee exceeding fruitful, and I will make nations of thee, and kings shall come out of thee.

Genesis 28:3
And God Almighty bless thee, and make thee fruitful, and multiply thee, that thou mayest be a multitude of people;

Genesis 41:51
And Joseph called the name of the firstborn Manasseh: For God, said he, hath made me forget all my toil, and all my father's house.

Genesis 41:53
And the seven years of plenteousness, that was in the land of Egypt, were ended.

Genesis 48:1
And it came to pass after these things, that one told Joseph, Behold, thy father is sick: and he took with him his two sons, Manasseh and Ephraim.

Genesis 48:14
And Israel stretched out his right hand, and laid it upon Ephraim's head, who was the younger, and his left hand upon Manasseh's head, guiding his hands wittingly; for Manasseh was the firstborn.

Genesis 49:22
Joseph is a fruitful bough, even a fruitful bough by a well; whose branches run over the wall:

Jump to Previous
Affliction Caused Ephraim E'phraim Fruit Fruitful Second Sorrow Suffering
Jump to Next
Affliction Caused Ephraim E'phraim Fruit Fruitful Second Sorrow Suffering
Links
Genesis 41:52 NIV
Genesis 41:52 NLT
Genesis 41:52 ESV
Genesis 41:52 NASB
Genesis 41:52 KJV

Genesis 41:52 Bible Apps
Genesis 41:52 Biblia Paralela
Genesis 41:52 Chinese Bible
Genesis 41:52 French Bible
Genesis 41:52 German Bible

Genesis 41:52 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Genesis 41:51
Top of Page
Top of Page