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
CommentaryKing James Translators' Notes
Ephraim: that is, Fruitful
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
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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; …
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And I will make thee exceeding fruitful, and I will make nations of thee, and kings shall come out of thee.
And God Almighty bless thee, and make thee fruitful, and multiply thee, that thou mayest be a multitude of people;
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.
And the seven years of plenteousness, that was in the land of Egypt, were ended.
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.
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.
Joseph is a fruitful bough, even a fruitful bough by a well; whose branches run over the wall:
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